Macon County Land Records (Illinois)


Macon County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in IL. The Building Department maintains Macon 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 Macon County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and land records.

Champaign County Planning Department Decatur IL 141 South Main Street 62523 217-424-1466

Decatur City Zoning Decatur IL 1 Gary K Anderson Plaza 62523 217-424-2781


Macon County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in IL. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including Macon County historical land records. These records include Macon 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.

Argenta City Hall Argenta IL 330 Warren Street 62501 217-795-4529

Macon City Hall Macon IL 1039 Woodcock Rd 62544 217-764-3643

Maroa Township Town Hall Maroa IL 109 North Walnut Street 61756 217-794-3720

Niantic City Hall Niantic IL 357 East Lockhart Street 62551 217-668-2458


Macon County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in IL. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including Macon 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 Macon 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.

Decatur Township Assessor Decatur IL 1620 South Taylorville Road 62521 217-428-3479

Hickory Point Township Assessor Decatur IL 4160 Doneta Avenue 62526 217-877-3630

Macon County Assessor's Office Decatur IL 141 South Main Street 62523 217-424-1364

Whitmore & Oakley Assessor Oreana IL 240 West Bower Street 62554 217-468-2413


Macon County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in IL. These documents, including Macon County land records, are open to the public. The Macon 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 Macon County land deeds and titles, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.

Decatur Township Clerk Decatur IL 1620 South Taylorville Road 62521 217-429-5284

Long Creek Village Clerk Decatur IL 7135 Old Route 36 62522 217-864-5263

Macon County Clerk Decatur IL 141 South Main Street 62523 217-424-1305

Maroa City Clerk Maroa IL 120 South Locust Street, Unit B 61756 217-794-2206


Macon County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public in IL. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on Macon 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 Macon County property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.

Macon County Recorder of Deeds Decatur IL 141 South Main Street 62523 217-424-1359


Macon County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue IL. 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 Macon County land records. These Macon 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 Macon County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.

Macon County Treasurer's Office Decatur IL 141 South Main Street 62523 217-424-1496