Ward County Records

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

Ward County Clerk Minot ND 315 3rd Street Southeast 58701 701-857-6615

Ward County Clerk Minot ND PO Box 5005 58702 701-857-6600


Auditor Offices in Ward County North Dakota 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. Ward County Auditors 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 Ward County public records available on their website.

Berthold Auditor Berthold ND 223 Main Street North 58718 701-453-3641

Burlington Auditor Burlington ND 225 Wallace St S 58722 701-852-5233

Minot Auditor Minot ND 515 2nd Avenue Southwest 58701 701-857-4775


Town and City Halls in Ward County North Dakota are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including Ward County vital records 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 in Ward County 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.

Berthold City Hall Berthold ND 223 Main Street North 58718 701-453-3211

Sawyer City Hall Sawyer ND 104 Dakota Avenue 58781 701-624-5649

Surrey City Hall Surrey ND 100 Pleasant Avenue South 58785 701-838-8011


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices in Ward County North Dakota are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include Ward County property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Ward County Treasurer and Tax Collectors maintain a number of property-related county records, including Ward County property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain Ward County public 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.

Minot City Treasurer Minot ND 515 2nd Avenue Southwest 58701 701-857-4771

Ward County Treasurer's Office Minot ND PO Box 5005 58702 701-857-6430


Archives in Ward County North Dakota 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 Ward County genealogical research. Ward County 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 Ward County public records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.

Minot Warrants and Records Archive Minot ND 315 3rd Street Southeast 58701 701-857-6512


Historical Societies in Ward County North Dakota are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Ward County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including Ward County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with Ward County genealogical research. They may also have photographs, historical maps, historical laws, and other records for their location and the people who lived there. Historical Societies may provide online access to their Ward County public records.

Ryder Historical Society Ryder ND 20510 184th Street Southwest 58779 701-758-2527

Ward County Historical Society Minot ND 2005 East Burdick Expressway 58701 701-839-0785


Recorders of Deeds in Ward County North Dakota 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 Ward County property tax records. The Ward County Recorder's Office has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, Ward County tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and Ward County property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Ward County Recorder of Deeds Minot ND PO Box 5005 58702 701-857-6410


Assessor Offices in Ward County North Dakota determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by Ward County residents. Ward County 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 Ward County public 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.

Ward County Tax Equalization Minot ND 315 3rd Street Southeast 58701 701-857-6430