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Hancock County, ME Public Records

Superior Court
50 State St
Ellsworth, ME 04605-1926 www.courts.maine.gov/maine_courts...
Hours: 8AM-4PM EST
P: 207-667-7176
Jurisdiction: Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil Actions
Restricted Records: No protective custody records released
State has centralized all name searching to one location in the state - see below. This court will continue to provide case file copies.
Ellsworth District Court - Central 5
50 State St #2
Ellsworth, ME 04605 www.courts.maine.gov/maine_courts...
Hours: 8AM-4PM EST
P: 207-667-7141
Jurisdiction: Misdemeanor, Civil Actions, Eviction, Small Claims, Traffic, Ordinances, Family, Juvenile
Restricted Records: No juvenile, child protection, adoption or mental health records released
State has centralized all name searching to one location in the state - see below. This court will continue to provide case file copies.
Probate Court
50 State St, #6
Ellsworth, ME 04605 co.hancock.me.us/site/index.php/c...
Hours: 8AM-4PM EST
P: 207-667-8434
F: 207-667-5316
Jurisdiction: Probate
Search probate records at http://www.maineprobate.net/search.html. An account is $10.00 per month: $2.00 fee for images, $1.00 if account holder.

Hancock County, ME Vital Records

Contact the Hancock County Office of the County Register of Deeds if you would like to find vital records, such as birth, death, marriage, divorce, and real estate records.

Hancock County
County Register of Deeds
50 State St, #9
Ellsworth, ME 04605 http://www.hancockcountydeeds.com/
7:30AM-4PM EST
Phone: 207-667-8353
Fax: 207-667-1410
Recorded Documents

Hancock County Vital Certificates

Hancock County Vital Certificates

If you would like to obtain a hard copy of a birth, death, marriage, divorce, or other vital record, you can do so by searching for and requesting a vital certificate. Vital certificates are hard copy documents, the same as those used by the United States government.

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Hancock County Population Records

Total Land Area (2000): 1,587.70 sq mi
Population (2009): 53,447
  • Females: 50.9%
  • White: 97.1%
  • Black/African American: 0.4%
  • Asian: 0.8%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino Origin: 1.1%
  • White, Not Hispanic: 96.1%
Population Change (2000-2009): 1,656
Foreign-Born Population (2000): 2.3%
Language other than English spoken at home (2000): 3.6%
Persons Below Poverty Level (2008): 10.8%
High School Graduates (2000): 87.8%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher (2000): 27.1%
Persons per Household (2000): 2.31
Housing Units (2000): 33,945
Homeownership Rate (2000): 75.7%
Migration Flow to Hancock County, ME from (2007-2008):

Hancock County Records

Total Earnings by Industry, in thou. dol. (2007):
  • Total: $1,123,730
  • Construction: $0
  • Retail Trade: $119,438
  • Professional and Technical Services: $118,703
  • Healthcare: $0
  • Banking: $38,928
  • Retail Trade: $119,438
  • Accommodations and Food Services: $73,527
  • Manufacturing: $142,540
  • Farms: $-1,126
  • Government: $157,291
Employed (2000): 25,034
Unemployed (2000): 1,416
Unemployment Rate (2009): 8.6%
Annual Payroll per Employee (2007): $33,544
Local Government Employment (2007): 2,485
Local Government Revenue (2007): $133,042 (thou. dol.)
Local Government Debt (2007): $63,063 (thou. dol.)

Hancock County Birth, Death Records

Births (2007): 531
  • Per 1,000 population: 9.9
Deaths (2007): 554
  • Per 1,000 population: 10.4
Infant Deaths (2007): 5
  • Per 1,000 population: 9.4

Hancock County Criminal Records

Violent Crimes (2008): 35
  • Murder and non-negligent manslaughter: 0
  • Forcible rape: 6
  • Robbery: 2
  • Aggravated Assault: 27
Property Crimes (2008): 1,045
  • Burglary: 187
  • Larceny-Theft: 831
  • Motor Vehicle Theft: 27

Hancock County Genealogy Records