Kitsap County Records

Search for Kitsap 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.

Bremerton City Clerk Bremerton WA 345 6th Street 98337 360-473-5290

Kitsap County Clerk Port Orchard WA 614 Division Street 98366 360-337-7164


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.

Bainbridge Island City Hall Bainbridge Island WA 280 Madison Avenue North 98110 206-842-7633

Port Orchard City Hall Port Orchard WA 216 Prospect Street 98366 360-876-4407

Poulsbo City Hall Poulsbo WA 200 Moe Street Northeast 98370 360-779-3901


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.

Bainbridge Island Historical Society Bainbridge Island WA 215 Ericksen Avenue Northeast 98110 206-842-2773

Black Washington Historical Society Bremerton WA 1204 Park Avenue 98337 360-479-3608

Kitsap County Historical Society Bremerton WA 280 4th Street 98337 360-479-6226

Poulsbo Historical Society Poulsbo WA 200 Moe Street Northeast 98370 360-440-7354

Poulsbo Washington Historical Society Poulsbo WA 200 Moe Street Northeast 98370 360-440-7354


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.

Kitsap County Assessor's Office Port Orchard WA 614 Division Street 98366 360-337-7160


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.

Kitsap County Recorder of Deeds Port Orchard WA 614 Division Street 98366 360-337-4935


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.

Kitsap County Treasurer's Office Port Orchard WA 614 Division Street 98366 360-337-7135

Silverdale Treasurer Silverdale WA 10170 Frontier Place Northwest 98383 360-337-7133


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.

Port Orchard Auditor Port Orchard WA 600 Kitsap Street 98366 360-895-6133

Washington State Auditor Bremerton WA 512 12th Street 98337 360-895-6133