Clayton County Records

Search for Clayton County GA county records. County records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage records, marriage licenses, divorce records, property tax records, property ownership, historical records, genealogical research, property titles, property deeds, county maps, county taxes, county zones, school boundaries, and more.


Clerk Offices are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of county records. These include vital documents such as birth certificates, marriage records, divorce records, and death certificates, which can be useful for proving identity or for conducting genealogical research. They may also keep documents related to property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Clerk Office is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Clayton County Clerk Jonesboro GA 112 Smith Street 30236 770-477-4550

Riverdale Clerk Riverdale GA 6690 Church Street 30274 770-991-0462


Archives preserve historically significant documents, which can include a number of county records, such as historical birth certificates and death certificates, as well as marriage and divorce records which can be useful when performing genealogical research. Archives may also contain photographs, historical maps, personal documents, and other historical records about a specific location and the people who lived there. They may also hold historic newspapers that contain county records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.

Atlanta National Archive Morrow GA 5780 Jonesboro Road 30260 770-968-2100

Ellenwood Federal Records Archive Ellenwood GA 4712 South Park Boulevard 30294 404-736-2820

Morrow Archive Morrow GA 5800 Jonesboro Road 30260 678-364-3700


Assessor Offices determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by residents. Assessors also keep a number of property-related documents, including records on property tax assessments, property appraisals, tax liens, foreclosures, and property tax payments. These records include information about current and former owners of a property, the property's size and location, zones and use regulations, and transfers of the property ownership. Assessors may make county records available through their website.

Clayton County Assessor's Office Jonesboro GA 121 S Mcdonough St, Annex 2 30236 770-477-3285


Recorders of Deeds keep a range of real estate ownership documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of property, land, and property tax records. The Recorder of Deeds has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Clayton County Recorder of Deeds Jonesboro GA 9151 Tara Boulevard 30236 770-477-3395


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices maintain a number of property-related county records, including property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain records on property transfers and sales, including titles and deeds, which list the former and current owners as well as information on the property itself. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices may provide online access to their county records.

Clayton County Tax Commissioner's Office Jonesboro GA 121 South McDonough Street 30236 770-477-3311


Town and City Halls are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including vital documents such as birth certificates, marriage license records, divorce records, and death certificates. These can be used as proof of identity, in applications for government services, or for performing genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may also keep documents on property ownership, property taxes and tax assessments, and maps for their jurisdiction that include zones, property boundaries, and school boundaries. Town and City Halls often make county records available online.

Forest Park City Hall Forest Park GA 745 Forest Parkway 30297 404-366-4720

Jonesboro City Hall Jonesboro GA 124 North Avenue 30236 770-478-3800

Lake City City Hall Morrow GA 5455 Jonesboro Road 30260 404-366-8080

Riverdale City Hall Riverdale GA 6690 Church Street 30274 770-997-8989