Cherokee County, Iowa Recorders fees for services are listed on this page. 

 

 

County Seat
Cherokee County Courthouse
520 West Main
Cherokee, IA 51012

 

Recording Information and Fees

 
 
Recorder Main
 

Recording Fees:

   Cherokee County Recorder/Registrar charges the following amounts for services listed.
*** Most documents are returned in 1-2 days.

Mail to and make checks payable to:
Cherokee
County
Recorder
520 W. Main
Cherokee, IA 51012

Copy Fees:

Copies: $.50 per page

Certified Copies: $5.00 certification fee, plus $.50 per page copy fee

Recording Fees:

Mortgage: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 for each additional page

Miscellaneous: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 for each additional page

Release: $7.00 for each document released on 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page

Partial Release: $7.00 for each document released on 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page

Amendment: $7.00 for each document amended on 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page

Assignment: $7.00 for each document being assigned on 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page

Deed: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page, plus auditor transfer fee of $5.00 for each township section or city block

Change of Title: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page, plus auditor transfer fee of $5.00 for each township section or city block

Change of Title Affidavit: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page, plus auditor transfer fee of $5.00 for each township section or city block

Tax Sale Deed: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page, plus auditor transfer fee of $5.00 for each township section or city block

Contract: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page, plus auditor transfer fee of $5.00 for each township section or city block

Forfeiture of Contract: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page, plus auditor transfer fee of $5.00 for each township section or city block

Assignment of Contract (between individuals only): $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 each additional page, plus auditor transfer fee of $5.00 for each township section or city block



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Address of
Recorder's office:
520 W. Main
Cherokee, IA 51012

Hours Office is open:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.



Phone Number:
(712) 225-6735

FAX Number:
(712) 225-6754

Office holder name:
M
ark Murphy

Employees in
Recorder's Office:
Deputy Recorder
Michelle Rupp



Recorder's Links:
Iowa Land Records

Other Related Links:
Iowa DNR

Iowa Secretary of State
 
U.S. Passport Agency

State of Iowa Government

Iowa Legislature
General Assembly


Iowa Department of
Public Health