Clay County Property Search (Iowa)

Search free Clay County, IA property, land, and tax records through local government assessors, auditors, clerks, property appraisers, deeds recorders, treasurers, tax collectors, city halls, and town halls.


The Clay County Assessor is responsible for determining the value of property in order to determine Clay County property taxes. The Clay County Assessment Office collect data from on-site inspections, value assessments for construction or improvements, comparable sales, and calculations of depreciation. The Clay County Tax Assessor maintains current data on every parcel in the Clay County, which includes ownership information, maps of property lines, inventories of parcels and structures, and the value of all the property in the Clay County, IA. The Clay County Assessor’s Office can answer questions regarding Clay County property tax appeals and assessments, Clay County property tax rates and payment due dates.

Clay County Assessor's Office Spencer IA 300 West 4th Street 51301 712-262-1986


Clay County Auditors are responsible for maintaining accurate financial records on properties, including the appraisal and assessment of a property's value, which is used to determine Clay County property taxes. The Clay County Auditor’s Office collects data from on-site inspections, information submitted by owners, prior sales, and statistical analyses. The Auditor maintains current data on Clay County property value, owner information, inventories of parcels and structures, and parcel maps. The Office also provides property search databases for Clay County, IA.

Clay County Auditor Spencer IA 300 West 4th Street 51301 712-262-1569


The Clay County Clerk files important documents and preserves municipal records in order to maintain an archive of Clay County property records that can be accessed by the public. The Clerk's Office is a valuable source of information on property in Clay County, Iowa. The Clay County Clerk's Office contains documentation on real estate excise taxes, registered land, and property transactions, as well as land documents including Clay County deeds, mortgages, and liens on properties.

Clay County Clerk Spencer IA 215 West 4th Street 51301 712-262-4335

Royal City Clerk Royal IA 302 Main Street 51357 712-933-2421

Spencer City Clerk Spencer IA 418 2nd Avenue West 51301 712-580-7200


The Clay County Recorders of Deeds maintain public records, particularly documents related to property and land records, and make them available for public access in Clay County, IA. The Office of Recorder of Deeds in Clay County is a valuable source of information on property records The Recorder of Deeds maintains documents on land transactions within its jurisdictions, including Clay County deeds and titles, mortgages, property ownership records, surveys, and easements, as well as tax liens.

Clay County Recorder of Deeds Spencer IA 300 West 4th Street 51301 712-262-1081


Clay County Town Halls and City Hall are the chief administrative offices that runs the town or city. The Town Hall or City Hall often maintains records related to the locality, including Clay County property taxes, property value assessments, and land transactions, as well as property sales and transfers in Clay County, Iowa.

Everly City Hall Everly IA 202 North Main Street 51338 712-834-2691

Everly Town Hall Everly IA 202 N Main St 51338 712-834-2711

Fostoria City Hall Spencer IA 10 3rd Avenue Southwest 51301 712-262-8930

Peterson City Hall Peterson IA 101 Main Street 51047 712-295-6401


The Clay County Treasurer and Tax Collector’s Office is responsible for the collection of Clay County property tax revenue. The Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains current Clay County property tax information including Clay County property ownership information, GIS Maps, tax maps, historical property tax rates, lists of sold parcels, and is also charged with the sale of properties due to a default on taxes in Clay County, Iowa.

Clay County Treasurer's Office Spencer IA 300 West 4th Street 51301 712-262-2179