Search free Jackson County IL property, land, and tax records through local government assessors, auditors, clerks, property appraisers, deeds recorders, treasurers, tax collectors, city halls, and town halls.
Assessors are responsible for determining the value of property in order to determine property taxes. Assessors collect data from on-site inspections, value assessments for construction or improvements, comparable sales, and calculations of depreciation. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every parcel in the district, which includes ownership information, maps of property lines, inventories of parcels and structures, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Many offices also provide online property search databases.
Carbondale Township Assessor Carbondale IL 217 East Main Street 62901 618-457-2723
Jackson County Assessor's Office Murphysboro IL 20 South 10th Street 62966 618-687-7220
Murphysboro Township Assessor Murphysboro IL 1410 Walnut Street 62966 618-684-2494
Clerks file important documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality that can be accessed by the public. The Clerk's Office is a valuable source of information on property. The Clerk's Office contains documentation on real estate excise taxes, registered land, and property transactions, as well as land documents including deeds, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many offices provide online databases to access this information.
Ava City Clerk Ava IL 312 East Main Street 62907 618-426-3641
Jackson County Clerk Murphysboro IL 1001 Walnut Street 62966 618-687-7360
Recorders of Deeds maintain public records, particularly documents related to property, and make them available for public access. The Office of Recorder of Deeds is a valuable source of information on property. The Recorder of Deeds maintains documents on land transactions within its jurisdictions, including deeds, mortgages, surveys, and easements, as well as tax liens. Many offices provide online databases to access this information.
Jackson County Recorder of Deeds Murphysboro IL 1001 Walnut Street 62966 618-687-7360
The Treasurer and Tax Collector is responsible for the collection of property tax revenue. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains current property tax information, lists of sold parcels, and is also charged with the sale of properties due to a default on taxes. In some jurisdictions, property auctions run by the Treasurer and Tax Collector are online and open to the public.
Treasurer's Office Jackson County Courthouse Murphysboro IL 1001 Walnut Street 62966 618-687-7350