Washington County Land Records (Iowa)

Search for Washington County, IA land records. Land records include land deeds, mortgages, land grants, liens, foreclosures, titles, easements, oil and gas leases, property ownership history, and prior selling prices.


Washington County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in %state-abbr%. The Building Department maintains Washington County land records on design plans for construction and renovation projects in order to enforce building codes. Building Depts also have land records on additions and new construction, current structures on any parcel, property lines, and a property's compliance with Washington County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and land records.

Washington County Planning Department Washington IA 210 West Main Street 52353 319-653-7731


Washington County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in %state-abbr%. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including Washington County historical land records. These records include Washington County property taxes, property value assessments, and land transactions, as well as property sales and transfers. Town and City Halls also maintain records on municipal and zoning boundaries. Many Town and City Halls provide online access to their land records.

Ainsworth City Hall Ainsworth IA 134 North Railroad Street 52201 319-657-3761

Ainsworth Town Hall Ainsworth IA 221 2nd Street 52201 319-657-3761

Brighton City Hall Brighton IA 100 East Washington Street 52540 319-694-2695

Kalona City Hall Kalona IA 511 C Avenue 52247 319-656-2310

Riverside City Hall Riverside IA 81 1st St E 52327 319-648-5241

Washington City Hall Washington IA 215 East Washington Street 52353 319-653-6584

Wellman City Hall Wellman IA 316 8th Ave 52356 319-646-2154

West Chester City Hall West Chester IA 508 Main Street 52359 319-698-2600


Washington County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in %state-abbr%. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including Washington County land ownership information, maps of property lines, inventories of parcels and structures, and the value of all the land in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also maintain Washington County land records from on-site inspections and value assessments for construction or improvements. Tax Assessor's Offices make their land and property records available online.

Washington County Assessor's Office Washington IA 210 West Main Street 52353 319-653-7709


Washington County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in %state-abbr%. These documents, including Washington County land records, are open to the public. The Washington County Clerk's Office contains a number of different types of land records, including registered land, property transactions, real estate excise taxes, and property maps. They also have records on Washington County land deeds and titles, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.

Washington County Clerk Washington IA 224 West Main Street 52353 319-653-7741


Washington County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public in %state-abbr%. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on Washington County land transactions within its jurisdiction, including land and property deeds, mortgages, easements, and tax liens. The office may also contain property and parcel surveys, maps of Washington County property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.

Washington County Recorder of Deeds Washington IA PO Box 889 52353 319-653-7727


Washington County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue %state-abbr%. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains current data on every parcel in the district, as well as a number of other types of Washington County land records. These Washington County public property records include lists of sold parcels, property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and property values. The Treasurer and Tax Collector may also maintain information on Washington County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.

Washington County Treasurer's Office Washington IA PO Box 889 52353 319-653-7721