Franklin County Public Index

Search for Franklin County OH 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.


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

Bexley Mayor's Court Bexley OH 2242 East Main Street 43209 614-235-8694

Brice Mayor's Court Brice OH 5990 Columbus Street 43109 614-864-8591

Canal Winchester Mayor's Court Canal Winchester OH 36 South High Street 43110 614-837-7691

Columbus Municipal Court Columbus OH 375 South High Street 43215 614-645-8214

Dublin Mayor's Court Dublin OH 6565 Commerce Parkway 43017 614-410-4914

Franklin Common Pleas Court Columbus OH 369 South High Street 43215 614-462-3453

Gahanna City Court Gahanna OH 200 South Hamilton Road 43230 614-342-4084

Grandview Heights Mayor's Court Columbus OH 1016 Grandview Avenue 43212 614-481-6205

Grove City Mayor's Court Grove OH 3360 Park Street 43123 614-277-1715

Groveport Mayor's Court Groveport OH 655 Blacklick Street 43125 614-836-5301

Harrisburg Mayor's Court Harrisburg OH 1092 High Street 43126 614-877-4053

Hilliard Mayor's Court Hilliard OH 3800 Municipal Way 43026 614-876-7361

Marble Cliff Mayor's Court Columbus OH 1600 Fernwood Avenue 43212 614-486-6993

Minerva Park Mayor's Court Columbus OH 2829 Minerva Lake Road 43231 614-882-5743

New Albany Mayor's Court New Albany OH 99 West Main Street 43054 614-855-8577

Obetz Mayor's Court Obetz OH 4175 Alum Creek Drive 43207 614-491-3211


Franklin County Libraries collect and store documents and multimedia records which they make available to the public in Franklin County Ohio. 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 Franklin 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 Franklin County public indexes may be available on the Library website.

Bexley Public Library Columbus OH 2411 East Main Street 43209 614-231-2793

Central Crossing High School Grove OH 4500 Big Run South Road 43123 614-801-6500

Columbus Law Library Association Columbus OH 369 South High Street 43215 614-221-4181

Columbus Metropolitan Library Columbus OH 96 South Grant Avenue 43215 614-645-2275

Educational Resources Center Columbus OH 470 Glenmont Avenue 43214 614-262-4545

Geology Library Columbus OH 155 North Oval Mall 43210 614-292-2428

Grandview Heights Public Library Columbus OH 1 West Main Street 43215 614-486-2951

Grandview Heights Public Library Columbus OH 1685 West 1st Avenue 43212 614-486-2951

Library Media Connection Columbus OH 3650 Olentangy River Road 43214 800-786-5017

Nisonger Center UAP Columbus OH 1581 Dodd Drive 43210 614-292-8365

OCLC Dublin OH 6565 Kilgour Place 43017 614-764-6000

Ohio Educational Library Media Columbus OH 17 South High Street 43215 614-221-1900

Ohio Library Council Columbus OH 1500 Old Leonard Avenue 43219 614-253-1500

Ohio State University College Law LIBR Columbus OH 55 West 12th Avenue 43210 614-292-6691

Ohioana Library Association Columbus OH 274 East 1st Avenue 43201 614-466-3831

Old Worthington Library Worthington OH 820 High Street 43085 614-807-2626


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

Canal Winchester City Hall Canal Winchester OH 10 North High Street 43110 614-834-5107

Canal Winchester Town Hall Canal Winchester OH 10 N High St 43110 614-837-7478

Columbus City Hall Columbus OH 90 West Broad Street 43215 614-645-7671

Dublin City Hall Dublin OH 5200 Emerald Parkway 43017 614-410-4437

Grove City City Hall Grove OH 4035 Broadway 43123

Groveport Town Hall Groveport OH 648 Main St 43125 614-836-3333

Hilliard City Hall Hilliard OH 3800 Municipal Way 43026 614-876-7361

Reynoldsburg City Hall Reynoldsburg OH 7232 East Main Street 43068 614-866-6391


Franklin County Archives preserve documents and other records that hold historical significance in Franklin County Ohio. They may also keep public records such as Franklin 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 Franklin County genealogical research. Archives may provide access to the Franklin County public index on their website.

Columbus Clerk of Court Records Archive Columbus OH 369 South High Street 43215 614-462-3625

Columbus Ohio University Archive Columbus OH 2700 Kenny Road 43210 614-292-2409

Columbus Police Records Archive Columbus OH 120 Marconi Boulevard 43215 614-645-4645


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

Franklin County Clerk Columbus OH 1970 West Broad Street 43223 614-525-3090

Franklin County Clerk Columbus OH 373 South High Street 43215 614-525-3621

Grandview Heights Clerk Columbus OH 1016 Grandview Avenue 43212 614-481-6205

Hilliard City Clerk Hilliard OH 3800 Municipal Way 43026 614-876-7361

New Albany Village Clerk New Albany OH 99 W Main St 43054 614-855-8577

Perry Township Clerk Dublin OH 7125 Sawmill Road 43016 614-889-2669

Prairie Township Clerk Columbus OH 23 Maple Drive 43228 614-878-3317