Search for King 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 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.
Beaux Arts Village Town Clerk Beaux Arts Village WA 10550 Southeast 27th Street 98004 425-454-8580
Bellevue City Clerk Bellevue WA 450 110th Avenue Northeast 98004 425-452-6466
Enumclaw City Clerk Enumclaw WA 1339 Griffin Avenue 98022 360-825-3591
Federal Way City Clerk Federal Way WA 33325 8th Avenue South 98003 253-835-2540
Hunts Point Clerk Hunts Point WA 3000 Hunts Point Road 98004 425-455-1834
Kent City Clerk Kent WA 220 4th Avenue South 98032 253-856-5725
King County Clerk Seattle WA 516 3rd Avenue 98104 206-477-1020
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.
Auburn City Hall Auburn WA 25 West Main Street 98001 253-931-3043
Bellevue City Hall Bellevue WA 450 110th Avenue Northeast 98004 425-452-6800
Black Diamond City Hall Black Diamond WA 24301 Roberts Drive 98010 360-886-2560
Bothell City Hall Bothell WA 18305 101st Avenue Northeast 98011 425-486-3256
Carnation City Hall Carnation WA 4621 Tolt Avenue 98014 425-333-4192
Duvall City Hall Duvall WA 15535 Main Street Northeast 98019 425-788-1185
Federal Way City Hall Federal Way WA 33325 8th Avenue South 98003 253-835-7000
Issaquah City Hall Issaquah WA 1775 12th Avenue Northwest 98027 425-837-3007
Kirkland City Hall Kirkland WA 12421 Northeast 103rd Place 98033 425-822-2459
Maple Valley City Hall Maple Valley WA 22035 Southeast Wax Road 98038 425-413-8800
Medina City Hall Medina WA 501 Evergreen Point Road 98039 425-454-9222
Mercer Island City Hall Mercer Island WA 9611 Southeast 36th Street 98040 206-236-5300
North Bend City Hall North Bend WA 211 Main Avenue North 98045 425-888-1211
Pacific City Hall Pacific WA 100 3rd Avenue Southeast 98047 253-833-2856
Redmond City Hall Redmond WA 15670 Northeast 85th Street 98052 425-556-2900
Renton City Hall Renton WA 1055 South Grady Way 98057 425-430-6400
Sammamish City Hall Sammamish WA 801 228th Avenue Southeast 98075 425-898-0660
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.
Ballard Historical Society Seattle WA 3014 Northwest 67th Street 98117 206-782-6844
Black Diamond Historical Society Black Diamond WA 32627 Railroad Avenue 98010 360-886-2142
Bothell Historical Society Bothell WA 9919 Northeast 180th Street 98011 425-486-1889
Des Moines Historical Society Des Moines WA 730 South 225th Street 98198 206-824-5226
Duvall Historical Society Duvall WA 26526 Northeast Cherry Valley Road 98019 425-844-1976
Enumclaw Plateau Historical Society Enumclaw WA 1837 Marion Street 98022 360-825-3356
Fall City Historical Society Fall City WA 4326 337th Place Southeast 98024 206-999-2022
Federal Way Historical Society Federal Way WA 2645 South 312th Street 98003 253-945-7842
Filipino American National Historical Society Seattle WA 810 18th Avenue 98122 206-322-0203
Greater Kent Historical Society Kent WA 855 East Smith Street 98030 253-854-4330
Issaquah Historical Society Issaquah WA 165 Southeast Andrews Street 98027 425-392-3500
Issaquah Washington Historical Society Issaquah WA 50 Rainier Boulevard North 98027 425-392-2322
Maple Valley Historical Society Maple Valley WA 22024 Southeast 248th Street 98038 425-413-9072
Maple Valley Washington Historical Society Maple Valley WA 23015 Southeast 216th Way 98038 425-432-3470
Mercer Island Historical Society Mercer Island WA 9611 Southeast 36th Street 98040 206-236-3274
Puget Sound Maritime Historical Society Seattle WA 901 Fairview Avenue North 98109 206-624-3028
Queen Anne Historical Society Seattle WA 2100 Queen Anne Avenue North 98109 206-284-2266
Rainier Valley Historical Society Seattle WA 3710 South Ferdinand Street 98118 206-723-1663
Redmond Historical Society Redmond WA 16600 Northeast 80th Street 98052 425-885-2919
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.
Bellevue Public Records Archive Bellevue WA 450 110th Avenue Northeast 98004 425-452-6805
King County Records Archive Seattle WA 500 4th Avenue 98121 206-296-1843
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.
Hunts Point Treasurer Hunts Point WA 3000 Hunts Point Road 98004 425-455-1834
King County Treasurer's Office Seattle WA 500 4th Avenue 98104 206-296-0923
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.
King County Assessor's Office Seattle WA 500 4th Avenue 98104 206-296-7300
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.
King County Recorder of Deeds Seattle WA 500 4th Avenue 98104 206-477-6620
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.
Seattle Auditor Seattle WA 700 5th Avenue 98104 206-615-0555