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Title VI Notice to the Public



Calhoun County Courthouse
416 Fourth Street
Rockwell City, IA 50579

Iowa Birth Certificate Exchange 1993-2009 can be done in this office.  Link Here




The Calhoun County Recorder's Office contains valuable information concerning your home, family, business and recreation. The Recorder's office maintains all official real estate documents and provides retrieval and reproduction of these records for the public and businesses. Some of the official documents in our office include:

  • Deeds and Contracts
  • Mortgages
  • State and Federal Tax Liens
  • Military Records
  • Birth/Death/Marriage Records

Recorder's office has a cut-off time of 3:30 p.m., Mon-Fri. to accept documents to be filed on that day. This practice ensures efficiency and accuracy in the recording of the document.

Now is the time to renew your snow, ORV, ATV, ORM. Renewal period began Sept. 1 and ends December 31, 2017. This is your notice to renew. $17.75 in office or by mail. Mail is .50 extra.

Copy Fees

Regular In-House Copies: $.50 per page

  • Mailed-Out Copies*: $1.00 for the first page; $.50 each additional page
  • Faxed Copies*: $2.00 for the first page; $1.00 each additional page
  • Emailed copies are $2.00 for the first document; $1.00 for each additional

* Invoices will be sent out along with copies. The Recorder's Office reserves the right to take away fax copy privileges to any accounts with outstanding debts.

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If you are a bank, law firm, or abstract company interesting in e-filing, then we can help. To find out more information, Click here.

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Calhoun County Recorder
416 Fourth Street, Suite 3
Calhoun County Courthouse
Rockwell City, Iowa 50579
Telephone: (712) 297-8121
Office Hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Kathy Jurries: Calhoun County Recorder

Kathy Hiler: Deputy Recorder

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