Cowlitz County Records

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

Cowlitz County Clerk Kelso WA 312 1st Avenue 98626 302-853-1717

Kalama City Clerk Kalama WA 320 North 1st Street 98625 360-673-4561

Woodland City Clerk Woodland WA 230 Davidson Avenue 98674 360-225-8281


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

Castle Rock City Hall Castle Rock WA 141 A Street 98611 360-274-8181

Kalama City Hall Kalama WA 6315 Old Pacific Highway South 98625 360-673-3706

Kelso City Hall Kelso WA 320 North 1st Avenue 98626 360-673-4562


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

Cowlitz County Assessor's Office Kelso WA 207 4th Avenue North 98626 360-577-3010


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

Cowlitz County Recorder of Deeds Kelso WA 207 4th Avenue North 98626 360-577-3002


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

Cowlitz County Treasurer's Office Kelso WA 207 4th Avenue North 98626 360-577-3059

Woodland City Treasurer Woodland WA 230 Davidson Ave 98674 360-225-8281


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

Longview Business Services Records Archive Longview WA 2715 Lilac Street 98632 360-575-7164