Wake County Records

Search for Wake County NC 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.

Garner Clerk Garner NC 900 7th Avenue 27529 919-773-4406

Holly Springs Town Clerk Holly Springs NC 128 South Main Street 27540 919-557-3900

Morrisville Town Clerk Morrisville NC 100 Town Hall Drive 27560 919-463-6151

North Carolina State Clerk Raleigh NC 2 East Morgan Street 27601 919-831-5700

Wake County Clerk Raleigh NC PO Box 550 27602 919-856-5565

Wake Forest Town Clerk Wake Forest NC 401 Elm Avenue 27587 919-554-6190

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.

Apex Town Hall Apex NC 73 Hunter Street 27502 919-249-3303

Cary Town Hall Cary NC 316 North Academy Street 27513 919-469-4000

Fuquay-Varina Town Hall Fuquay-Varina NC 401 Old Honeycutt Road 27526 919-552-1400

Garner Town Hall Garner NC 900 7th Ave 27529 919-772-4688

Holly Springs Town Hall Holly Springs NC 128 S Main St 27540 919-552-6221

Knightdale Town Hall Knightdale NC 950 Steeple Square Court 27545 919-217-2212

Morrisville Town Hall Morrisville NC 100 Town Hall Drive 27560 919-463-6200

Rolesville Town Hall Rolesville NC 502 Southtown Circle 27571 919-556-3506

Wake Forest Town Hall Wake Forest NC 301 Brooks Street 27587 919-435-9400

Zebulon Town Hall Zebulon NC 1101 North Arendell Avenue 27597 919-269-7455

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.

North Carolina Archive Raleigh NC 109 East Jones Street 27601 252-830-6583

North Carolina State Government Records Archive Raleigh NC 215 North Blount Street 27601 919-807-7350

North Carolina State Vital Records Archive Raleigh NC 225 North Mc Dowell Street 27603 919-733-3526

Raleigh Archive Raleigh NC 120 West Lane Street 27603 919-733-3209

Raleigh Land Records Archive Raleigh NC 219 Fayetteville Street 27601 919-807-2206

Wake County Vital Records Archive Raleigh NC 300 South Salisbury Street 27601 919-856-5218

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.

North Carolina State Treasurer Raleigh NC 325 North Salisbury Street 27603 919-508-5176

Wake County Tax Collector's Office Raleigh NC PO Box 2331 27602 919-856-5400

Auditor Offices are responsible for providing oversight for government agencies. As part of this job, Auditors evaluate the performance of government agencies and their compliance with laws, rules, and regulations, and they also investigate corruption and fraudulent activities. Auditor Offices maintain a number of records related to their function, including audit reports, government evaluation reports, corruption reports, and fraud investigations. They often produce annual or semi-annual reports on a number of agencies within the county government. Auditor Offices typically make county records available on their website.

Raleigh Auditor Raleigh NC 2 South Salisbury Street 27601 919-807-7500

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.

Wake County Assessor's Office Raleigh NC PO Box 2331 27602 919-856-7107

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.

Wake County Register of Deeds Raleigh NC 300 South Salisbury Street 27601 919-856-5460