Welcome to the Recorder’s Office

The Poweshiek County Recorder’s Office is responsible for maintaining official records of information concerning your home, family and business. We also issue hunting and fishing licenses, and registrations and titles for boats, snowmobiles and off-road vehicles.

The Recorder’s Office maintains all official real estate documents and provides retrieval and reproduction of the records for the public and businesses.

Documents in our office include:

  • Deeds & Contracts
  • Mortgages, Assignments & Releases
  • Plats, Surveys & Easements
  • State & Federal Tax Liens
  • Birth, Death & Marriage Records
  • Military Records

Forms & Applications

Real Estate

Recording Fees

Military Records

Military discharge papers may be recorded as permanent records in Poweshiek County at no charge. Certified copies and photocopies of these recorded documents are provided at no charge and may be requested using the application below.

Boat, Snowmobile & Off-Road Vehicles



Dianna Longhenry, Recorder

Lora Wyckoff, Assistant Recorder

Office Hours: 8 AM to 4 PM

Phone: (641) 623-5434

Poweshiek County Recorder
302 E Main St
PO Box 656
Montezuma, IA 50171