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La Paz County, Arizona (Map It) was created on November 2, 1982 from part of Yuma County. La Paz county was named after La Paz, Arizona, a historic boomtown on the Colorado River. means in Spanish.. Learn More About State of Arizona History
La Paz County is bordered by Mohave County (north), Yavapai County (northeast), Maricopa County (east), Yuma County (south), Imperial County, California (southwest), Riverside County, California (west), San Bernardino County, California (northwest).
La Paz County Cities and Towns include Parker, Quartzsite. Unincorporated Communities located in the county include Hope, La Paz, Swansea .
A Map of La Paz County, Arizona contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.
La Paz County, Arizona Courthouse Records
La Paz County, AZ Courthouse
Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.
The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in La Paz county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.
- La Paz County Clerk of Superior Court has Marriage and Divorce Records from 1983, has Probate Records from 1983 and has Court Records from 1983. The Clerk's office is responsible for all Superior Court action in Adoptions, Civil, Criminal, Probate, and Tax matters.
- La Paz County Recorder has Land Records from 1983. The County Recorder's Office creates public records, maintain said records to archival standards, and provide convenient access to these records for public viewing.
- La Paz County Treasurer collects all real and personal property taxes for the state, county and incorporated cities and towns, school districts, and then distributes them to the various jurisdictions.
La Paz County, Arizona Census Records
- Learn More: State of Arizona Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: None
- State Population Schedules: None
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: None
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: None
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: None
- Union Veterans Schedules: None
La Paz County, Arizona Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Arizona Vital Records
- Birth and Death Records: from January 1909 to present,
- Marriage and Divorce Records: None. See the County Clerk of the Superior Court.
- Locations: Arizona Office of Vital Statistics, 1818 West Adams, PO Box 3887, Phoenix, AZ 85030-3887; (602) 364-1300, Fax: (602) 249-3040
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate and Death Certificate Applications.
La Paz County, Arizona Resources
- State of Arizona Archives and Societies
- RAOGK Volunteers for Arizona
- Colorado River Indian Tribes Library/Archive
- Parker Area Historical Society
- Quartzsite Historical Society
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