Woodbury County Recorder's Office
620 Douglas Street - Room 106
Sioux City, Iowa 51101
Patrick F. Gill - Auditor and Recorder
Diane Swoboda Peterson - Real Estate/Recorder Deputy
REAL ESTATE AREA (712-279-6603)
COVID-19 OFFICE UPDATE
Masks are required to be worn in the office.
The Recorder's Office is open to the public.
Searches are limited to two people in the vault area at one time.
Gloves are provided and required to be worn when conducting a search.
Woodbury County’s real estate records began in the mid-1800’s. The county’s plat and transfer books are housed in this office for public view. The responsibilities of this area include maintaining the plat books, up-dating the transfer books, and changing the respective computer parcel records in accordance with the documents recorded. The records reflect information for taxation purposes only. This area works in conjunction with the GIS Mapping Department.
This area keeps the official records of all drainage ditches in the county. This includes documents and plats for over 22 main ditches and 61 lateral ditches. Levy rates are calculated and applied to respective parcels once a year.
- Plat Books
- Transfer Books
- Parcel Information
- GIS viewing available
- Drainage ditch parcel maintenance