Cook County Property Records (Illinois)

Search for free Cook County, IL Property Records, including Cook County property tax assessments, deeds & title records, property ownership, building permits, zoning, land records, GIS maps, and more.


Cook County Assessor Offices

Get Property Records from 6 Assessor Offices in Cook County, IL

Cook County Assessor 1500 Maybrook Drive Maywood, IL 60153 708-865-6032 Directions

Cook County Assessor 16501 Kedzie Avenue Markham, IL 60428 708-232-4100 Directions

Cook County Assessor's Office 118 North Clark Street Chicago, IL 60602 312-603-5300 Directions

Bremen Township Assessor 15350 Oak Park Avenue Oak Forest, IL 60452 708-687-8220 Directions

Evanston Township Assessor 846 Dodge Avenue Evanston, IL 60202 847-332-2465 Directions

Hanover Township Assessor 250 Illinois 59 Bartlett, IL 60103 630-837-0301 Directions


Cook County Recorder Of Deeds

Get Property Records from 1 Recorder Of Deeds in Cook County, IL

Cook County Recorder of Deeds 118 North Clark Street Chicago, IL 60602 312-603-5050 Directions


Cook County Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices

Get Property Records from 5 Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices in Cook County, IL

Cook County Treasurer's Office 118 North Clark Street Chicago, IL 60602 312-443-5100 Directions

Chicago Heights Treasurer 1601 Chicago Road Chicago Heights, IL 60411 708-756-5312 Directions

Crawford County Treasurer's Office 69 West Washington Street Chicago, IL 60602 618-544-2614 Directions

Ford Heights Village Treasurer 1343 Ellis Avenue Ford Heights, IL 60411 708-758-3182 Directions

Illinois State Treasurer 100 West Randolph Street Chicago, IL 60601 312-814-1700 Directions


Cook County Building Departments

Get Property Records from 33 Building Departments in Cook County, IL

Cook County Zoning 69 West Washington Street Chicago, IL 60602 312-603-0540 Directions

Cook County Zoning 10220 South 76th Avenue Bridgeview, IL 60455 708-974-6266 Directions

Cook County Zoning 16501 Kedzie Avenue Markham, IL 60428 708-596-8000 Directions

Barrington Hills Building Department 112 Algonquin Road Barrington, IL 60010 224-484-8418 Directions

Bellwood Building Department 3200 Washington Boulevard Bellwood, IL 60104 708-547-3513 Directions

Blue Island Building Department 13051 Greenwood Avenue Blue Island, IL 60406 708-597-8606 Directions

Bridgeview Building Department 7500 South Oketo Avenue Bridgeview, IL 60455 708-924-8025 Directions

Broadview Village Building Department 2350 South 25th Avenue Broadview, IL 60155 708-345-8174 Directions

Buffalo Grove Building Department 50 Raupp Boulevard Buffalo Grove, IL 60089 847-459-2530 Directions

Buffalo Grove Planning Department 50 Raupp Boulevard Buffalo Grove, IL 60089 847-459-2518 Directions

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

Calumet City Building Department 670 Wentworth Avenue Calumet, IL 60409 708-891-8206 Directions

Chicago Building Department 120 North Racine Avenue Chicago, IL 60607 312-743-9000 Directions

Chicago Heights Zoning 1601 Chicago Road Chicago Heights, IL 60411 708-756-5323 Directions

Chicago Permits 121 North LaSalle Drive Chicago, IL 60602 312-744-3449 Directions

Chicago Planning Department 121 North LaSalle Street Chicago, IL 60602 312-744-4190 Directions

Chicago Zoning 121 North LaSalle Drive Chicago, IL 60602 312-744-3508 Directions

Countryside Building Department 5550 East Avenue Countryside, IL 60525 708-354-1860 Directions

Des Plaines City Building Department 1420 Miner Street Des Plaines, IL 60016 847-391-5380 Directions

Elk Grove Village Permits 901 Wellington Avenue Elk Grove, IL 60007 847-357-4220 Directions

Evanston Building Department 2100 Ridge Avenue Evanston, IL 60201 847-866-2934 Directions

Evanston Permits 2100 Ridge Avenue Evanston, IL 60201 847-866-2969 Directions

Evanston Planning Department 2100 Ridge Avenue Evanston, IL 60201 847-866-2931 Directions

Evergreen Park Building Department 9418 South Kedzie Avenue Evergreen Park, IL 60805 708-229-3335 Directions

Franklin Zoning 9500 Belmont Ave Franklin Park, IL 60131 847-671-8239 Directions

Harvey Building Department 15320 Broadway Avenue Harvey, IL 60426 708-210-5300 Directions

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

Homewood Permits 2020 Chestnut Road Homewood, IL 60430 708-206-3858 Directions

Homewood Village Building Department and Zoning 2020 Chestnut Road Homewood, IL 60430 708-206-3385 Directions

Illinois Planning Department 233 South Wacker Drive Chicago, IL 60606 312-454-0400 Directions

La Grange Zoning 53 South La Grange Road La Grange, IL 60525 708-579-2300 Directions

Lansing Building Department 3141 Ridge Road Lansing, IL 60438 708-418-1876 Directions

Lansing Village Building Department 3404 Lake Street Lansing, IL 60438 708-895-7193 Directions


Cook County Building Inspector

Get Property Records from 1 Building Inspector in Cook County, IL

Elk Grove Village Building Inspector 901 Wellington Avenue Elk Grove, IL 60007 847-357-4230 Directions


Cook County Code Enforcement Offices

Get Property Records from 2 Code Enforcement Offices in Cook County, IL

Chicago Hts Code Enforcement 1601 Chicago Road Chicago Heights, IL 60411 708-756-5328 Directions

Homewood Code Enforcement 2020 Chestnut Road Homewood, IL 60430 708-206-3858 Directions


Cook County Soil and Water Conservation Offices

Get Property Records from 2 Soil and Water Conservation Offices in Cook County, IL

Elgin North Cook County Soil and Water Conservation 899 Jay Street Elgin, IL 60120 847-468-0071 Directions

Hoffman Estates North Cook County Soil and Water Conservation 2358 Hassell Road Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 847-885-8830 Directions


Cook County Property Records Databases

The Cook County Property 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.

Chicago City Government GIS Maps https://apps.gisconsortium.org/MapOfficePublic/Default.aspx

City of Chicago GIS Maps https://apps.gisconsortium.org/MapOfficePublic/

City of Des Plaines City Map http://www.desplaines.org/residents/places/city_map_gallery.htm

City of Des Plaines Flood Information http://www.desplaines.org/virtual/request/floodplain.htm

City of Evanston City Map https://www.cityofevanston.org/about-evanston/maps

City of Northbrook Crime Map https://spotcrime.com/il/northbrook

Cook County Assessment Rolls http://www.cookcountypropertyinfo.com/

Cook County Assessor Property Records http://www.cookcountyassessor.com/Search/Religious-Search.aspx

Cook County Assessor Website http://www.cookcountyassessor.com/

Cook County Assessor's Office Tax Records http://www.cookcountyassessor.com/Exemptions/Exemption-Forms.aspx

Cook County Assessor's Website https://www.cookcountyassessor.com/

Cook County Building Codes https://www.cookcountyil.gov/agency/building-and-zoning-0

Cook County Building Inspections https://www.cookcountyil.gov/service/building-permits

Cook County Clerk District Maps https://www.egovlink.com/public_documents300/skokie/published_documents/Voting%20District%20Map%205-1-2009.pdf

Cook County Clerk of The Circuit Court Property Records http://services.cookcountyclerkofcourt.org/foreclosure/

Cook County Clerk's Office Tax Records Search http://cookcountyclerk.com/tsd/delinquenttaxsearch/Pages/DelinquentTaxSearch.aspx

Cook County Codes & Ordinances https://library.municode.com/il/cook_county/codes/code_of_ordinances

Cook County Comptroller's Office Salary Reports https://datacatalog.cookcountyil.gov/Finance-Administration/Comptroller-Annual-Salaries-2015-November-24/9tzu-m4zi

Cook County Deed Search https://www.cookcountyil.gov/agency/recorder-deeds-0

Cook County Department of Building and Zoning Permits https://bzpermits.cookcountyil.gov/permit-status

Cook County Flood Maps http://www.illinoisfloodmaps.org/dfirm.aspx

Cook County GIS Department GIS Maps http://ccapps-ms.esri.com/cookviewer/

Cook County GIS Maps https://maps.cookcountyil.gov/cookviewer/mapViewer.html

Cook County Government GIS Maps https://www.cookcountyil.gov/service/maps-and-geospatial-data

Cook County Property Tax Exemptions https://www.cookcountytreasurer.com/exemptions.aspx

Cook County Recorder of Deeds County Records http://162.217.184.82/i2/default.aspx

Cook County Sheriff Property Records https://apps.cookcountyil.gov/sheriff_work/not_cust/sale_cal.aspx

Cook County Tax Records http://cookviewer1.cookcountyil.gov/jsviewer/index.html

Cook County Tax Warrants https://www.cookcountytreasurer.com/annualtaxsale.aspx

Cook County Treasurer's Office Tax Records https://www.cookcountytreasurer.com/scavengertaxsalebackgroundinformation.aspx

Des Plaines, Cook County GIS Maps https://apps.gisconsortium.org/MapOfficePublic/

Elgin City Government GIS Maps http://www.cityofelgin.org/index.aspx

Elgin Police Department Crime Statistics http://www.cityofelgin.org/index.aspx

Elmhurst City Government GIS Maps http://www.elmhurst.org/index.aspx

Evanston Police Department Crime Maps https://www.cityofevanston.org/government/departments/police/reports/incident-maps

Mount Prospect Village Government City Map http://www.mountprospect.org/community/hidden-page/new-advanced-components/facility-directory-standard-map

Mount Prospect Village Government GIS Maps http://www.mountprospect.org/departments/community-development/zoning-lookup

Niles School District Financial Records http://docs.niles-hs.k12.il.us/public/District/Publications%20-%20District%20Financial%20Reports/District%20Financial%20Reports/FY%2013%20Compliance%20Report%20for%20Public%20Act%2097-0609.pdf

Oak Park Police Department Crime Map http://www.oak-park.us/village-services/police-department/crime-maps

Orland Township Salary Reports http://orlandtownship.org/transparency/

Palatine Planning and Zoning Department City Map https://www.palatine.il.us/172/Online-Zoning-Map

Thornton Township Government Salary Reports http://thorntontownship.com/

Village of Glenview County Maps http://glenview.il.us/Pages/VillageInteractiveMaps.aspx

Village of La Grange Salary Reports http://www.villageoflagrange.com/index.aspx

Village of McCook Salary Reports http://nebula.wsimg.com/c889d5cf9d2ee7c5a5d9662d972d06af

Village of Orland Park GIS Maps http://www.orland-park.il.us/index.aspx

Village of Palatine Government GIS Maps https://www.palatine.il.us/617/Maps

Village of Palatine Permits https://www.palatine.il.us/191/Building-Permit-Inspections

Village of Skokie E-Government Services Website City Maps https://www.egovlink.com/skokie/mappoints/mappoints.asp

Village of Wilmette Salary Reports https://www.wilmette.com/wpfb-file/2013_total_compensation_final_11_21_2012-pdf/

Cook County Home & Property Tax Statistics

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

Cook County Home Values
Median Home Value$227,400
Median Rental Cost (per month)$1,044
Cook County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$4,815
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$4,997
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$4,422
Cook County Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$6,044,290,100
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$4,175,675,900
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$1,868,614,200
Cook County Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units2,183,987
Occupied Housing Units1,956,561 (89.6%)
Vacant Housing Units227,426 (10.4%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units1,112,383 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units844,178 (43.1%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)66.1%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)33.9%
Cook County Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt735,268
Second Mortage or HELOC110,307
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)23,122
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)87,185
Second Mortgage & HELOC4,477
No Mortgage377,115
Cook County Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes825,172 (42.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes106,508 (5.4%)
2 Apartments173,495 (8.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments199,944 (10.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments191,774 (9.8%)
10 or More Apartments446,287 (22.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing13,381 (0.7%)
Cook County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later6,677 (0.3%)
2010 to 201316,131 (0.8%)
2000 to 2009150,571 (7.7%)
1980 to 1999270,034 (13.8%)
1960 to 1979499,976 (25.6%)
1940 to 1959456,377 (23.3%)
1939 or Earlier556,795 (28.5%)
Cook County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room63,566 (3.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms278,924 (14.3%)
4 or 5 Rooms757,963 (38.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms544,928 (27.9%)
8 or More Rooms311,180 (15.9%)
Cook County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom76,171 (3.9%)
1 Bedroom300,749 (15.4%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms1,246,667 (63.7%)
4 or More Bedrooms332,974 (17.0%)
Cook County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities1,950,526 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities1,942,784 (99.3%)