Williams County Land Records (North Dakota)


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

Williston Planning Department Williston ND 22 East Broadway 58801 701-577-8104


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

Epping City Hall Epping ND 301 Lawrence Avenue 58843 701-859-5561

Grenora City Hall Grenora ND 1 Main Street 58845 701-694-3391

Williston City Hall Williston ND 22 East Broadway 58801 701-577-8100


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

Williams County Clerk Williston ND PO Box 2047 58802 701-774-4375

Williams County Clerk Williston ND 205 East Broadway 58801 701-577-4547


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

Williams County Recorder of Deeds Williston ND PO Box 2047 58802 701-577-4540


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

Williams County Tax Equalization Williston ND 205 East Broadway 58801 701-577-4555


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

Williams County Treasurer Williston ND 205 East Broadway 58801 701-577-4530