The week of October 4, 2021 through October 8, 2021, the Recorder’s office counter will be closed to the public.

We will be processing by mail and drop box only. Thank you.

Recorder's Office

Staff working in the Recorder's Office.
Stacks of records in the Recorder's Office.

The Recorder/Registrar issues marriage license, registers births and deaths, issues certificates on vital records and processes passport applications.

The Recorder's Office is responsible for recording and maintaining official records effecting title to real estate.

The Recorder's office also issues hunting and fishing licenses and registers and titles recreational vehicles; i.e., Boats, ATV's, and Snowmobiles.

The Recorder's Office was created by the First Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Iowa in 1839.


Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position: 

Recorder's Office (Full-time) $16.96 per hour plus benefits.

Application Deadline: Monday, October 4, 2021, 4:30pm Central Time. (7 days remain)
Cartoon image of a magnifying glass over a property report.

Scott County Assessor, Auditor, Treasurer and Davenport City Assessor records are searchable by name, address or parcel number.