Welcome to the Hocking County Recorder’s Office.
You may search records in the County Recorder’s Office starting from 1818. Beginning on January 1, 1992 the office went to electronic indexes. To access this site, click here.
Question regarding our records should be directed to this office. Please feel free to visit our office during business hours Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Our recording hours are Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. If I can be of future assistance or if you have any questions, please contact me at (740)385-2031 or email at [email protected]
We invite you to browse our site and welcome you to come in our office.
Hocking County Recorder
Mailing Address: P. O. Box 949, Logan, Ohio 43138
Office Address: 1 East Main Street, First Floor, Logan, Ohio 43138
Email Address: [email protected]
**Please call the Recorder's office for updated COVID procedures. Our COVID hours are 8:30 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday.**
Effective Monday, November 23, 2020, the Hocking County Courthouse is taking action to limit contact while continuing services of the government in a reasonable way. In order to maintain service and limit exposure to our staff, the courthouse is now closed to public, until further notice. The Recorder's office is currently open Monday through Friday, 9 am to 3 pm. We currently are taking appointments for anyone who is in need to search our records. Recordings are accepted by mail, electronic filing, UPS and FedEx. We are still implementing our office policy, effective February 5, 2020, where all documentation that is to recorded that day shall be delivered to our office one half hour before closing. Office hours and appointments are subject to change at any time.
Effective Monday, June 1, 2020, the Commissioners of Hocking County has opened the courthouse to the public. Due to our limited search area, we are continuing appointments only for use of the search room. Please call our office to schedule an appointment at 740-385-2031. Recordings will be accepted by mail, Efiling, UPS, FedEx or at our counter. We are still implementing our office policy, set in place February 5, 2020, where all documentation that is to recorded that day shall be delivered to our office one half hour before closing.
EFFECTIVE THURDAY, MARCH 19TH, 2020, an Emergency Resolution adopted by the Hocking County Commissioners regarding the COVID-19 went into effect. Therefore, the Hocking County Courthouse and Hall of Justice are hereby CLOSED to the public. Please call 740-385-2031 if you have a question regarding this matter.
Effective March 4, 2020 office hours will change. Business hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Recording hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Effective October 17, 2019 recording fees for most documents will increase by $6.00 due to the passage of HB 166 by the Ohio Legislature.
The new recording fee will be $34.00 for the first two pages and $8.00 for each additional page. Half of all recording fees collected are required to be submitted to the state to the credit of the Ohio Housing Trust Fund.