Ocean County Records

Search for Ocean 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 in Ocean County New Jersey are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of Ocean 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 Ocean County. They may also keep documents related to Ocean County property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Ocean County Clerk is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Barnegat Light Clerk Barnegat Light NJ 10 West 10th Street 08006 609-494-9196

Barnegat Township Clerk Barnegat NJ 900 West Bay Avenue 08005 609-698-0080

Beach Haven Clerk Beach Haven NJ 300 Engleside Avenue 08008 609-492-4548

Brick Township Clerk Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-2925

Mantoloking Borough Clerk Mantoloking NJ 202 Downer Avenue 08738 732-899-6600

Ocean County Clerk Toms River NJ 101 Hooper Avenue 08753 732-929-4749

Ocean County Clerk Toms River NJ 118 Washington Street 08753 732-929-2018

Ocean Gate City Clerk Ocean Gate NJ 151 East Longport Avenue 08740 732-269-3466

Pine Beach City Clerk Pine Beach NJ 599 Pennsylvania Avenue 08741 732-349-6425

Point Pleasant Beach Clerk Point Pleasant Beach NJ 416 New Jersey Avenue 08742 732-892-1118

Seaside Park Clerk Seaside Park NJ 1701 N Ocean Ave 08752 732-793-0234

South Toms River Clerk South Toms River NJ 144 Mill Street 08757 732-349-0403

Toms River County Clerk Lakewood NJ 225 4th Street 08701 732-370-8850

Toms River Township Clerk Toms River NJ 33 Washington Street 08753 732-341-1000

Tuckerton Borough Clerk Tuckerton NJ 140 East Main Street 08087 609-296-2701


Historical Societies in Ocean County New Jersey are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Ocean County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including Ocean County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with Ocean 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 Ocean County public records.

Barnegat Light Historical Society Barnegat Light NJ 501 Central Avenue 08006 609-494-8578

Barnegat Light New Jersey Historical Society Barnegat Light NJ 5th Street 08006 609-494-8578

Berkeley Township Historical Society Berkeley NJ 759 Atlantic City Boulevard 08721 732-269-9527

Brick Township Historical Society Brick NJ 521 Herbertsville Road 08724 732-785-2500

Lacey Historical Society Lacey NJ 126 South Main Street 08731 609-971-0467

Lacey Township Historical Society Ocean Gate NJ East Cape May Avenue 08740 609-971-0467

Lakehurst Historical Society Lakehurst NJ 300 Center Street 08733 732-657-8864

New Egypt Historical Society Plumsted NJ 125 New Egypt Allentown Road 08533 609-758-8111

Ocean County Historical Society Toms River NJ 26 Hadley Avenue 08753 732-341-1880

Ocean Gate Historical Society Ocean Gate NJ East Cape May Avenue 08740 732-269-8040

Point Pleasant Historical Society Point Pleasant Beach NJ 416 New Jersey Avenue 08742 732-892-3091

Tuckerton Historical Society Little Egg Harbor NJ 35 Leitz Boulevard 08087 609-294-1547

Waretown Historical Society Waretown NJ 182 Wells Mill Road 08758 609-693-5666


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

Bay Head Tax Collector Bay Head NJ 81 Bridge Avenue 08742 732-892-8920

Brick Tax Collector Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-1013

Harvey Cedars Tax Collector Harvey Cedars NJ 7606 Long Beach Boulevard 08008 609-361-6000

Island Heights Tax Collector Island Heights NJ 1 Wanamaker Hall 08732 732-270-6414

Ocean County Tax Board Toms River NJ 118 Washington Street 08753 732-929-2008

Ocean Township Treasurer Ocean NJ 50 Railroad Avenue 08758 609-693-3664

Point Pleasant Tax Collector Point Pleasant NJ 2233 Bridge Avenue 08742 732-892-3445

Seaside Park Tax Collector Seaside Park NJ 1701 North Ocean Avenue 08752 732-793-3700

Surf City Tax Collector Surf City NJ 813 Long Beach Boulevard 08008 609-494-2400

Toms River Tax Collector South Toms River NJ 144 Mill Street 08757 732-349-0339


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

Brick Assessor Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-1070

Harvey Cedars Borough Assessor Long Beach NJ 7606 Long Beach Boulevard 08008 609-494-2843

Point Pleasant Beach Assessor Point Pleasant Beach NJ 416 New Jersey Avenue 08742 732-892-5060

Seaside Park Borough Assessor Seaside Park NJ 1701 North Ocean Avenue 08752 732-793-3700

Ship Bottom Assessor Ship Bottom NJ 1621 Long Beach Boulevard 08008 609-494-1622


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

Brick Township Town Hall Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-1000

Manchester Township Town Hall Manchester NJ 101 Lacey Road 08759 732-350-4117


Recorders of Deeds in Ocean County New Jersey 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 Ocean County property tax records. The Ocean 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, Ocean County tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and Ocean County property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Ocean County Clerk's Office Toms River NJ 118 Washington Street 08753 732-929-2018