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Assessor/Recorder/County Clerk

Assessor/Recorder/County Clerk

The Assessor locates, identifies and establishes values for all vacant land, improved real estate, business property and certain mobile homes, boats and aircraft. In addition, the Assessor maintains records on all taxable properties within the boundaries of the County of San Diego, including maintaining maps of all real property parcels. The Recorder examines, records, indexes and archives records submitted for recordation or filing and to make available to the public all records in the custody of the Recorder. The County Clerk issues and maintains a record of fictitious business names, issues marriage licenses, offers civil marriage ceremonies and provides certified copies of vital records, including birth, death and marriage certificates.

993,821 taxable parcels on the secured tax roll

Unsecured total roll value $17.340 Billion Gross

57,971 businesses, 12,651 boats, 1,636 aircraft

Total assessed value of all property is 512.3 Billion Gross

44,784 recorded births

21,599 recorded deaths (as of 06/14/2016)

32,198 fictitious business name statements

24,833 public marriage licenses issued

1,545 confidential marriage licenses issued

14,101 marriage ceremonies

396,898 eRecord documents