Search for Cape May County NJ 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.
Avalon Clerk Avalon NJ 3100 Dune Drive 08202 609-967-8200
Cape May County Clerk Cape May Court House NJ 08210 609-465-1010
Lower Township Clerk Villas NJ 2600 Bayshore Road 08251 609-886-2005
Middle Township Clerk Cape May Court House NJ 33 Mechanic Street 08210 609-465-8721
Ocean City Clerk Ocean NJ 861 Asbury Avenue 08226 609-525-9328
Sea Isle City Clerk Sea Isle NJ 4416 Landis Ave 08243 609-263-4461
Stone Harbor Clerk Stone Harbor NJ 9508 2nd Avenue 08247 609-368-5102
West Wildwood City Clerk West Wildwood NJ 701 West Glenwood Avenue 08260 609-522-4845
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.
Avalon Assessor Avalon NJ 3100 Dune Drive 08202 609-967-5754
Lower Township Assessor Villas NJ 2600 Bayshore Road 08251 609-886-1192
Middle Township Assessor Cape May Court House NJ 33 Mechanic Street 08210 609-465-8726
Stone Harbor Assessor Stone Harbor NJ 9508 2nd Avenue 08247 609-368-6812
Historical Societies are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with 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 county records.
Avalon Museum & Historical Society Avalon NJ 215 39th Street 08202 609-967-0090
Cape May County Historical Society Cape May Court House NJ 504 U.s. 9 08210 609-465-3535
Cape May Historical Society Villas NJ 1649 Bayshore Road 08251 609-886-2658
Gloucester County NJ Historical Society Woodbine NJ Reading Avenue 08270 609-628-3303
Greater Cape May Historical Society Cape May NJ 653 Washington Street 08204 609-884-9100
Navy Lakehurst Historical Society Wildwood Crest NJ 8733 New Jersey Avenue 08260 732-244-8861
Sea Isle City Historical Society Sea Isle NJ 4208 Landis Avenue 08243 609-263-2992
Wildwood Historical Society Wildwood NJ 3907 Pacific Avenue 08260 609-523-0277
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.
Cape May City Hall Cape May NJ 643 Washington Street 08204 609-884-9525
Ocean City City Hall Ocean NJ 400 East 9th Street 08226
Sea Isle City Hall Sea Isle NJ 4416 Landis Avenue 08243 609-263-4461
Wildwood City Hall Wildwood NJ 4400 New Jersey Avenue 08260 609-522-2942
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.
Cape May County Board Of Taxation Middle NJ 4 Moore Road 08210 609-465-1170
Lower Township Tax Collector Villas NJ 2600 Bayshore Road 08251 609-886-2005
Sea Isle City Treasurer Sea Isle NJ 4416 Landis Avenue 08243 609-263-2113
Stone Harbor Tax Collector Stone Harbor NJ 9508 2nd Avenue 08247 609-368-4223
Upper Township Treasurer Woodbine NJ 2100 Route 631 08270 609-628-2806
Wildwood Crest Tax Collector Wildwood Crest NJ 6101 Pacific Avenue 08260 609-522-3843
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.
Cape May County Clerk Cape May Court House NJ 7 North Main Street 08210 609-465-1010
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.
Cape May County Jail Records Archive Cape May Court House NJ 125 Crest Haven Road 08210 609-465-2111