Recorder


Contact Info


Officeholder

Roxann Vokaty

Recorder

 

Address

Howard County Courthouse

137 North Elm Street

Cresco, Iowa 52136

 

Phone

563-547-9210 

 

Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday

Closed

 

Staff

Heather O'Brien

Deputy Recorder

 

Lori Balik

Part-time Clerk

About the County Recorder



“Please be aware of a letter going around our state claiming to be from

“County Deed Records”.

This letter is not related to our County Recorder’s office or other government entities in any way. 

To see a sample of this letter and to learn more, go to 

https://iowalandrecords.org/scam-home-warranty-letter/.”


For assistance with vital records,

Please Call 563-547-9210  or

Email: rvokaty@howardcounty.iowa.gov

The Office of the Iowa County Recorder was created by the 1st Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Iowa in 1839. Since the creation of the County Recorder's office, numerous additional responsibilities have been added over the years. Please Note:

The Recorder's office does not provide legal services or prepare legal documents.

Birth Certificate Exchange
Birth, Death, and Marriage Certificates
County Registrar of Vital Records
Land and Records Management
Licensing Agent for the Iowa DNR
Marriage Application
Military Records
Passport Services
Vital Records Certified Copy Request

Transfer Tax Calculator


Documents & Forms