Search free Douglas 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.
Douglas County Assessor's Office Tuscola IL 401 South Center Street 61953 217-253-3031
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.
Arthur Deputy Clerk Arthur IL 120 East Progress Street 61911 217-543-2927
Atwood Village Clerk Atwood IL 117 Central Avenue 61913 217-578-2512
Douglas County Clerk Tuscola IL PO Box 467 61953 217-253-2411
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.
Douglas County Recorder of Deeds Tuscola IL PO Box 467 61953 217-253-2411
The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. The Town Hall or City Hall often maintains records related to the locality, such as property taxes, property value assessments, and land transactions, as well as property sales and transfers.
Arcola City Hall Arcola IL 114 North Locust Street 61910 217-268-4966
Hindsboro City Hall Hindsboro IL 402 Missouri Street 61930 217-346-3233
Newman City Hall Newman IL 100 South King Street 61942 217-837-2312
Tuscola City Hall Tuscola IL 214 North Main Street 61953 217-253-2112
Villa Grove City Hall Villa Grove IL 612 Front Street 61956 217-832-4721
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.
Douglas County Treasurer's Office Tuscola IL 401 South Center Street 61953 217-253-4011