Adams County Land Records (Indiana)

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

Adams County Planning Department Decatur IN 313 West Jefferson Street, Rm 338 46733 260-724-5305

Decatur City Zoning and Permits Decatur IN 225 West Monroe Street 46733 260-724-3814


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

Adams County Assessor's Office Decatur IN 313 West Jefferson Street 46733 260-724-5301


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

Adams County Clerk Decatur IN 112 South 2nd Street 46733 260-724-5505

Berne City Clerk Berne IN 158 West Franklin Street 46711 260-589-8526

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

Adams County Recorder of Deeds Decatur IN 313 West Jefferson Street 46733 260-724-5343


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

Adams County Treasurer's Office Decatur IN 313 West Jefferson Street 46733 260-724-2600

Berne Treasurer Berne IN 158 West Franklin Street 46711 260-589-8526


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

Berne City Hall Berne IN 158 West Franklin Street 46711 260-589-8526

Decatur City Hall Decatur IN 225 West Monroe Street 46733 260-724-7171

Geneva Town Hall Geneva IN 411 East Line Street 46740 260-368-7251

Monroe Town Hall Monroe IN 102 South Polk Street 46772 260-692-6215