Jefferson County, NY Public Records
This court does not hold closed civil case records; they are held by the County Clerk's office. See that listing for a countywide search. Also see the OCA for certain statewide searches.
Restricted Records: No sealed, expunged, adoption, sex offense, juvenile or mental health records released
Countywide record search requests are processed in the manner described below by the County Clerk, phone above, or 785-3200.
This court does not hold closed case records; they are held by the County Clerk's office. See that listing for record searching procedures. Also see the OCA for certain statewide searches.
Restricted Records: No sealed records released
Parking tickets (non-moving violations) are handled through the Comptroller's Office.
A county search of the probate court index by mail for 25-year search is $30.00 fee. A full county probate search over 25 years is $90.00. Also see http://www.nycourts.gov/courts/5jd/onondaga/surrogate/onbase.shtml for a free search.
Jefferson County, NY Vital Records
Contact the Jefferson County Office of the County Clerk if you would like to find vital records, such as birth, death, marriage, divorce, and real estate records.
175 Arsenal St, 1st Fl
Watertown, NY 13601-2555 https://co.jefferson.ny.us/department
Jefferson 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.
Get a vital certificate.
Jefferson County Population Records
- Females: 49%
- White: 90.5%
- Black/African American: 5.3%
- Asian: 1%
- Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.2%
- Hispanic or Latino Origin: 4.8%
- White, Not Hispanic: 86.4%
Jefferson County Records
- Total: $3,536,170
- Construction: $126,597
- Retail Trade: $205,941
- Professional and Technical Services: $51,407
- Healthcare: $277,755
- Banking: $55,288
- Retail Trade: $205,941
- Accommodations and Food Services: $68,404
- Manufacturing: $146,862
- Farms: $34,943
- Government: $2,197,964
Jefferson County Birth, Death Records
- Per 1,000 population: 15.2
- Per 1,000 population: 7.3
- Per 1,000 population: 8.4
Jefferson County Criminal Records
- Murder and non-negligent manslaughter: 0
- Forcible rape: 23
- Robbery: 25
- Aggravated Assault: 204
- Burglary: 419
- Larceny-Theft: 1,686
- Motor Vehicle Theft: 75