Search free Hancock 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.
Hancock County Assessor's Office Carthage IL 500 Main Street 62321 217-357-2615
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.
County Clerk & Recorder Carthage IL 500 Main Street 62321 217-357-3911
Hamilton City Clerk Hamilton IL 1010 Broadway Street 62341 217-847-2936
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.
Augusta Town Hall Augusta IL 514 Main Street 62311 217-392-2215
Durham Township Town Hall Dallas IL 2726 North Co Road 2150 62330 217-852-3151
La Harpe City Hall La Harpe IL 207 East Main Street 61450 217-659-3918
Warsaw City Hall Warsaw IL 210 North 4th Street 62379 217-256-3214
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.
Hancock County Treasurer's Office Carthage IL 500 Main Street 62321 217-357-3986