Cook County Marriage & Divorce Records (Illinois)

Search for free Cook County, IL Marriage & Divorce Records, including Cook County marriage certificates & licenses, divorce certificates, decrees, licenses, and more.


Cook County Clerk Offices

Get Marriage & Divorce Records from 28 Clerk Offices in Cook County, IL

Cook Coounty Clerk 1500 Maybrook Drive Maywood, IL 60153 708-865-6040 Directions

Cook County Clerk 69 West Washington Street Chicago, IL 60602 312-603-0996 Directions

Cook County Clerk 2121 Euclid Avenue Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 847-818-2850 Directions

Arlington Heights Clerk 33 South Arlington Heights Road Arlington Heights, IL 60005 847-368-5540 Directions

Barrington Hills Village Clerk 112 Algonquin Road Barrington, IL 60010 224-484-8418 Directions

Calumet City Clerk 204 Pulaski Road Calumet, IL 60409 708-891-8110 Directions

Chicago City Clerk 5674 South Archer Avenue Chicago, IL 60638 312-745-1100 Directions

Des Plaines City Clerk 1420 Miner Street Des Plaines, IL 60016 847-391-5310 Directions

Elk Grove Village Clerk 901 Wellington Avenue Elk Grove, IL 60007 847-357-4040 Directions

Evanston City Clerk 2100 Ridge Avenue Evanston, IL 60201 847-866-2925 Directions

Franklin Park Village Clerk 9500 Belmont Avenue Franklin Park, IL 60131 847-671-8242 Directions

Hickory Hills Clerks 8652 95th Street Hickory Hills, IL 60457 708-598-4800 Directions

La Grange Village Clerk 53 South La Grange Road La Grange, IL 60525 708-579-2316 Directions

Lansing Clerk 3141 Ridge Road Lansing, IL 60438 708-895-7200 Directions

Markham Clerk 16313 Kedzie Parkway Markham, IL 60428 708-331-4905 Directions

Matteson Village Clerk 4900 Village Commons Matteson, IL 60443 708-283-4950 Directions

Morton Grove City Clerk 6101 Capulina Avenue Morton Grove, IL 60053 847-470-5220 Directions

Oak Forest City Clerk 15440 Central Avenue Oak Forest, IL 60452 708-687-4050 Directions

Oak Lawn Clerk 9446 Raymond Avenue Oak Lawn, IL 60453 708-499-7738 Directions

Palos Park Clerk 8999 West 123rd Street Palos Park, IL 60464 708-448-6150 Directions

Palos Township Clerk 10802 South Roberts Road Palos Hills, IL 60465 708-598-4449 Directions

Riverdale Village Clerk 157 West 144th Street Riverdale, IL 60827 708-841-2125 Directions

South Holland Clerk 16226 Wausau Avenue South Holland, IL 60473 708-210-2900 Directions

Summit Village Clerk 7321 West 59th Street Summit, IL 60501 708-563-4823 Directions

Thornton Village Clerk 115 East Margaret Street Thornton, IL 60476 708-877-4456 Directions

Tinley Park Clerk 16250 Oak Park Avenue Tinley Park, IL 60477 708-532-7700 Directions

Western Springs Village Clerk 1440 Hillgrove Avenue Western Springs, IL 60558 708-246-1170 Directions

Willow Springs Village Clerk 1 Village Cir Willow Springs, IL 60480 708-467-3700 Directions


Cook County Town & City Halls

Get Marriage & Divorce Records from 18 Town & City Halls in Cook County, IL

Burbank City Hall 6530 West 79th Street Burbank, IL 60459 708-599-5500 Directions

Calumet City City Hall 204 Pulaski Road Calumet, IL 60409 708-891-8100 Directions

Chicago City Hall 121 North LaSalle Street Chicago, IL 60602 312-744-5000 Directions

Chicago Heights City Hall 1601 Chicago Road Chicago Heights, IL 60411 708-756-5362 Directions

Cicero Town Hall 4949 West Cermak Road Cicero, IL 60804 708-656-3600 Directions

Country Club Hills City Hall 4200 183rd Street Country Club Hills, IL 60478 708-798-2616 Directions

Evanston City Hall # 4500, 2100 Ridge Ave Evanston, IL 60201 847-866-2936 Directions

Evergreen Park Town Hall 9418 South Kedzie Avenue Evergreen Park, IL 60805 708-422-1551 Directions

Harvey City Hall 15320 Broadway Avenue Harvey, IL 60426 708-210-5300 Directions

Hazel Crest City Hall 3000 W 170th Pl Hazel Crest, IL 60429 708-335-9600 Directions

Hickory Hills City Hall 8652 95th Street Hickory Hills, IL 60457 708-598-4800 Directions

Hoffman Estates City Hall 1900 Hassell Road Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 847-882-9100 Directions

Hometown City Hall 4331 Southwest Highway Hometown, IL 60456 708-424-7500 Directions

Palos Heights City Hall 7607 W College Dr Palos Heights, IL 60463 708-361-1800 Directions

Park Ridge City Hall 505 Butler Place Park Ridge, IL 60068 847-318-5200 Directions

Prospect Heights City Hall 8 North Elmhurst Road Prospect Heights, IL 60070 847-398-6070 Directions

Rolling Meadows City Hall 3600 Kirchoff Road Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 847-394-8500 Directions

Schaumburg City Hall 101 Schaumburg Court Schaumburg, IL 60193 847-895-4500 Directions


Cook County Marriage License Office

Get Marriage & Divorce Records from 1 Marriage License Office in Cook County, IL

Cook County Marriage License 50 West Washington Street Chicago, IL 60602 312-603-7790 Directions


Cook County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases

The Cook County Marriage & Divorce Records (Illinois) links below open in a new window and will take you to third party websites that are useful for finding Cook County public records. Editorial staff monitor and update these links on a frequent basis.

Arlington Heights Memorial Library Website http://www.ahml.info/research/genealogy

Bartlett Public Library District Genealogy Records http://catalog.bartlett.lib.il.us/polaris/Search/misc/esources.aspx

Chicago City Government Murder Records https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/2017-chicago-murders

Chicago Public Library Database https://www.chipublib.org/resource/

Cicero Town Clerk Website http://www.thetownofcicero.com/departments/clerks-office

Cook County Burial Records http://theburroakcemetery.com/resources/burr-oak-search/

Cook County Clerk Marriage Licenses http://www.cookcountyclerk.com/vitalrecords/marriagelicenses/Pages/default.aspx

Cook County Clerk Vital Records http://www.cookcountyclerk.com/vitalrecords/Pages/default.aspx

Cook County Divorce Certificates https://www.cookcountyil.gov/service/divorce-records

Cook County Genealogy Records http://www.cookcountygenealogy.com/

Cook County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.cookcountyclerk.com/service/marriage-certificates

Des Plaines Public Library Database http://dppl.org/resources/all

Elgin City Clerk Website http://www.cityofelgin.org/index.aspx

Evanston Public Library Blog https://www.epl.org/

Glenview Public Library Genealogy Records http://www.glenviewpl.org/researchDB/index.html

Mount Prospect Public Library Genealogy Records http://mppl.org/research/research-guides/genealogy/

Oak Lawn Park Public Library Genealogy Records https://olpl.org/

Oak Park Department of Public Health Website http://www.oak-park.us/village-services/department-public-health

Oak Park Public Library Database http://oppl.org/collections/online-resources

Schaumburg Township District Library Database https://www.schaumburglibrary.org/elibrary/research

Skokie Public Library Database https://skokielibrary.info/resources/research/

Cook County Marriage & Divorce Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Cook County Marital Status
Married Couples802,416 (41.0%)
Unmarried Couples113,759 (2.2%)
Never Married Men901,891 (44.1%)
Never Married Women865,625 (39.0%)
Separated Men35,785 (1.8%)
Separated Women51,572 (2.3%)
Widowed Men51,303 (2.5%)
Widowed Women196,682 (8.9%)
Divorced Men147,472 (7.2%)
Divorced Women222,049 (10.0%)