Howard County Public Index (Iowa)

Search for Howard County, IA 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.


Howard County Courts act as judicial bodies to resolve legal disputes, including civil and criminal cases in Howard County, Iowa. They may also provide a searchable public index of Howard County court records, including case information, trial outcomes, and any sentences, plea bargains, or settlements. Howard 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 Howard County public index.

Cresco District Court Cresco IA 137 North Elm Street 52136 563-547-9206


Howard 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 Howard County, Iowa. Howard County public records, including vital documents, property records, and permit records, may be available through a public index database. Howard 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 Howard County background check or locate information about a person or business.

Chester City Hall Chester IA MAIN St 52134 563-565-2768

Cresco City Hall Cresco IA 130 North Park Place 52136 563-547-3101

Elma City Hall Elma IA 313 Elm Street 50628 641-393-2543

Lime Springs City Hall Lime Springs IA 201 Center Street 52155 563-566-4405

Protivin City Hall Protivin IA 221 South Main Street 52163 563-569-8401


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

Howard County Clerk Cresco IA 137 North Elm Street 52136 515-332-1806