New Castle County Public Index

Search for New Castle County DE public indexes. A public index search provides information on vital documents, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, divorce records, court cases, legal disputes, criminal trials, traffic court violations, family court cases, misdemeanor charges, felony charges, criminal sentences, plea bargains, settlements, court records, case information, property records, property tax reports, property appraisals, government publications, and public documents.


New Castle County Courts act as judicial bodies to resolve legal disputes, including civil and criminal cases in New Castle County Delaware. They may also provide a searchable public index of New Castle County court records, including case information, trial outcomes, and any sentences, plea bargains, or settlements. New Castle County public indexes allow searches by name or business name, by case number, or by court or case type, which can provide information on misdemeanors and felonies, traffic court violations, family court cases, divorce records, and appeal records. Many Courts provide online access to the New Castle County public index.

Claymont Justice Court Claymont DE 130 Hickman Road 19703

Middletown Justice Court Middletown DE 757 North Broad Street 19709 302-378-5221

New Castle County Court Wilmington DE 500 North King Street 19801 302-255-0900

New Castle Justice Court New Castle DE 61 Christiana Road 19720 302-323-4450

Newark Alderman Court Newark DE 220 South Main Street 19711 302-366-7028

Newport Alderman Court Wilmington DE 15 North Augustine Street 19804 302-998-2707

West Wilmington Justice Court Wilmington DE 210 Greenbank Road 19808

Wilmington Justice Court Wilmington DE 300 North Walnut Street 19801 302-577-7234


New Castle County Town and City Halls provide municipal services to their area, which includes keeping a number of documents that are accessible to the public in New Castle County Delaware. New Castle County public records, including vital documents, property records, and permit records, may be available through a public index database. New Castle County public indexes can provide searchable databases for birth certificates, marriage licenses, divorce records, and death certificates, as well as property-related records like property tax assessments, property appraisals, and property owner information. These records can help conduct a New Castle County background check or locate information about a person or business.

Bellefonte Town Hall Wilmington DE 901 Rosedale Avenue 19809 302-761-9638

Delaware City Town Hall Delaware DE 407 Clinton Street 19706 302-834-4573

Elsmere Town Hall Wilmington DE 11 Poplar Avenue 19805 302-998-2215

Middletown Town Hall Middletown DE 19 West Green Street 19709 302-378-9120

New Castle City Hall New Castle DE 220 Delaware Street 19720 302-322-9812

Newark City Hall Newark DE 220 South Main Street 19711

Newport Town Hall Newport DE 226 North James Street 19804 302-994-6403

Townsend Town Hall Townsend DE 661 South Street 19734 302-378-8082


New Castle County Libraries collect and store documents and multimedia records which they make available to the public in New Castle County Delaware. A Library, especially a state library or municipal library, may also store public records. Libraries often make these records available through a public index, or a searchable database to locate New Castle County government agency reports, government publications, vital records, and other public documents. These records can be used to find information on any individual or business, look up government documents, or conduct a background check, and New Castle County public indexes may be available on the Library website.

Brandywine Hundred Library Wilmington DE 1300 Foulk Road 19803 302-477-3150

Delaware Museum of Natural History Wilmington DE 4840 Kennett Pike 19807 302-658-9111

Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation Inc Wilmington DE 110 South Poplar Street 19801 302-654-2340

Stanton Campus Library Newark DE 400 Stanton Christiana Road 19713 302-454-3939

Widener University: Bookstore Wilmington DE 4601 Concord Pike 19803 302-478-0606


New Castle County Clerk Offices maintain public records for a county or local government, including vital records, property records, and permit records in New Castle County Delaware. Clerks may provide a public index to search their New Castle County records, which can provide information on birth certificates, marriage licenses, divorce records, and death certificates. New Castle County public indexes may also contain property tax assessments, real estate appraisal reports, property owner information, and other records related to property. New Castle County Clerks may provide online access to their public index, which can be used for many forms of research.

New Castle County Clerk Wilmington DE 800 North French Street 19801 302-395-7730


New Castle County Archives preserve documents and other records that hold historical significance in New Castle County Delaware. They may also keep public records such as New Castle County birth certificates, property sale records, and historical maps. Archives may provide a public index to search for their documents by type, location, name, or business name. These public indexes can also provide information on historic property boundaries, death certificates, and criminal records, making them valuable resources for conducting New Castle County genealogical research. Archives may provide access to the New Castle County public index on their website.

Wilmington Diocese Archive Wilmington DE 8 Old Church Road 19807 302-655-0597