Your Hidalgo County Clerk’s Office prides itself on its ability to preserve, restore, and protect Hidalgo County’s precious history. We are dedicated to seeking the latest in technological advancements for County Government. Our primary goal is to provide our public with the best service its government can offer. We firmly believe that county government and accessibility go hand in hand, and strive toward that objective in every effort. Hidalgo County land records are available via our web site for searching, viewing, printing, and downloading. Our office continues to move forward with numerous projects that benefit the public and other county offices. We stand committed and motivated to serving our general public as efficiently as possible.
The office of the County Clerk has been in existence in Texas since 1836. In addition to serving as the clerk for the County Court, County Courts at Law and the County Commissioners’ Court, a County Clerk records and keeps records pertaining to county courts, real and personal property, and personal records. Other responsibilities include recording vital statistics, issuing marriage licenses, birth and death records, collecting court fines and fees, filing and maintaining civil and criminal court documents, and administering other miscellaneous licensing and recording requirements.
The County Clerk's Office provides services including: