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Magisterial District Court 49-1-01 - State College
PO Box 238
State College, PA 16804 http://centrecountypa.gov/index.aspx?
Hours: 8:30AM-5PM EST
P: 814-231-1420
F: 814-231-1428
Couriers: 131 South Fraser Street
State College, PA 16804
Jurisdiction: Civil under $12,000, Eviction/Summary Offenses, Misdemeanor, Traffic, Ordinance, Prelim. Criminal
Magisterial Small claims cases are usually recorded with the Prothonotary at the Court of Common Pleas, which holds the records. Search records online at https://ujsportal.pacourts.us/DocketSheets/MDJ.aspx.
Magisterial District Court 49-2-01 - State College
1524 West College Avenue, Box 11
State College, PA 16801 http://centrecountypa.gov/index.aspx?
Hours: 8:30AM-5PM EST
P: 814-237-4981
F: 814-231-1429
Jurisdiction: Civil under $12,000, Eviction/Summary Offenses, Misdemeanor, Traffic, Ordinance, Prelim. Criminal
Magisterial Small claims cases are usually recorded with the Prothonotary at the Court of Common Pleas, which holds the records. Search records online at https://ujsportal.pacourts.us/DocketSheets/MDJ.aspx.
Magisterial District Court 49-3-02 - Bellefonte
3555 Benner Pike, Ste C
Bellefonte, PA 16823 http://centrecountypa.gov/index.aspx?
Hours: 8:30AM-5PM EST
P: 814-355-6739
F: 814-355-8644
Jurisdiction: Civil under $12,000, Eviction/Summary Offenses, Misdemeanor, Traffic, Ordinance, Prelim. Criminal
Serves Bellefonte Borough, Howard Borough, Milesburg Borough, Unionville Borough; Benner Township, Boggs Township, Curtin Township, Howard Township, Liberty Township, Marion Township, Spring Township N, W, and E, Union Township, and Walker Township.
Magisterial District Court 49-3-03 - Philipsburg
118 Enterprise Dr
Center II, Moshannon Valley Enterprise
Philipsburg, PA 16866
Hours: 8:30AM-5PM EST
P: 814-342-4557
F: 814-342-0292
Jurisdiction: Civil under $12,000, Eviction/Summary Offenses, Misdemeanor, Traffic, Ordinance, Prelim. Criminal
The county web page is http://www.centrecountypa.gov/. Magisterial Small claims cases are usually recorded with the Prothonotary at the Court of Common Pleas, which holds the records.
Magisterial District Court 49-3-04 - Centre Hall
2795 Earlystown Road
Centre Hall, PA 16828
Hours: 8:30AM05PM EST
P: 814-364-1492
F: 814-364-5110
Jurisdiction: Civil under $12,000, Eviction/Summary Offenses, Misdemeanor, Traffic, Ordinance, Prelim. Criminal
Magisterial Small claims cases are usually recorded with the Prothonotary at the Court of Common Pleas, which holds the records. Search records online at https://ujsportal.pacourts.us/DocketSheets/MDJ.aspx.
Magisterial District Court 49-3-05 - State College
PO Box 10099
State College, PA 16805 http://centrecountypa.gov/index.aspx?
Hours: 8:30AM-11:30: 12:30-5PM EST
P: 814-861-7406
F: 814-861-7453
Couriers: 121 South Pugh Street
State College, PA 16805
Jurisdiction: Civil under $12,000, Eviction/Summary Offenses, Misdemeanor, Traffic, Ordinance, Prelim. Criminal
Magisterial Small claims cases are usually recorded with the Prothonotary at the Court of Common Pleas, which holds the records. Search records online at https://ujsportal.pacourts.us/DocketSheets/MDJ.aspx.
Court of Common Pleas - Criminal/Civil
102 S Allegheny St
Centre County Courthouse - Prothonotary
Bellefonte, PA 16823 http://centrecountypa.gov/index.aspx?
Hours: 8:30AM-5PM EST
P: 814-355-6796
Jurisdiction: Felony, Misdemeanor, Civil, Eviction
Restricted Records: No sex related, juvenile, mental records released
Evictions are found with the local Magistrate Ct.
Register of Wills
414 Holmes St, Ste 2
Willowbank Office Bldg
Bellefonte, PA 16823 http://centrecountypa.gov/index.aspx?
Hours: 8:30AM-5PM EST
P: 814-355-6724
F: 814-355-8685
Jurisdiction: Probate, Orphan's Court
Records are available online from county's web page; call for current information. This court also holds estate, marriage, birth, death and incapacitated persons records.

Centre County, PA Vital Records

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

Centre County Recorder
County Recorder of Deeds
414 Holmes St, #1
Bellefonte, PA 16823 http://centrecountypa.gov/index.aspx?
8:30AM-5PM EST
Phone: 814-355-6801
Recorded Documents

Centre County Vital Certificates

Centre County Vital Certificates

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Centre County Population Records

Total Land Area (2000): 1,107.53 sq mi
Population (2009): 146,212
  • Females: 48.8%
  • White: 91%
  • Black/African American: 3.1%
  • Asian: 4.5%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino Origin: 2.4%
  • White, Not Hispanic: 88.9%
Population Change (2000-2009): 10,450
Foreign-Born Population (2000): 5.8%
Language other than English spoken at home (2000): 8.6%
Persons Below Poverty Level (2008): 14.8%
High School Graduates (2000): 88.2%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher (2000): 36.3%
Persons per Household (2000): 2.45
Housing Units (2000): 53,161
Homeownership Rate (2000): 60.2%
Migration Flow to Centre County, PA from (2007-2008):

Centre County Records

Total Earnings by Industry, in thou. dol. (2007):
  • Total: $3,878,668
  • Construction: $195,029
  • Retail Trade: $215,378
  • Professional and Technical Services: $304,226
  • Healthcare: $328,006
  • Banking: $100,162
  • Retail Trade: $215,378
  • Accommodations and Food Services: $117,008
  • Manufacturing: $239,055
  • Farms: $27,257
  • Government: $1,754,211
Employed (2000): 64,663
Unemployed (2000): 3,743
Unemployment Rate (2009): 5.8%
Annual Payroll per Employee (2007): $31,731
Local Government Employment (2007): 0
Local Government Revenue (2007): $280,176 (thou. dol.)
Local Government Debt (2007): $312,354 (thou. dol.)

Centre County Birth, Death Records

Births (2007): 1,333
  • Per 1,000 population: 9.3
Deaths (2007): 892
  • Per 1,000 population: 6.2
Infant Deaths (2007): 11
  • Per 1,000 population: 8.3

Centre County Criminal Records

Violent Crimes (2008): 127
  • Murder and non-negligent manslaughter: 0
  • Forcible rape: 20
  • Robbery: 24
  • Aggravated Assault: 83
Property Crimes (2008): 2,555
  • Burglary: 486
  • Larceny-Theft: 2,002
  • Motor Vehicle Theft: 67

Centre County Genealogy Records

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