DeKalb County Property Records (Illinois)

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


DeKalb County Assessor Offices

Get Property Records from 5 Assessor Offices in DeKalb County, IL

Dekalb County Assessor's Office 110 East Sycamore Street Sycamore, IL 60178 815-895-7120 Directions

Burlington Township Assessor 434 South Main Street Sycamore, IL 60178 847-683-2555 Directions

Cortland Township Assessor 14 South Prairie Street Cortland, IL 60112 815-756-6423 Directions

Sandwich Township Assessor 201 West Center Street Sandwich, IL 60548 815-786-2828 Directions

Sycamore Township Assessor 545 Brickville Road Sycamore, IL 60178 815-899-5313 Directions


DeKalb County Recorder Of Deeds

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

Dekalb County Recorder of Deeds 110 East Sycamore Street Sycamore, IL 60178 815-895-7149 Directions


DeKalb County Treasurer & Tax Collector Office

Get Property Records from 1 Treasurer & Tax Collector Office in DeKalb County, IL

Administration Building - Sycamore Campus 110 East Sycamore Street Sycamore, IL 60178 815-895-7112 Directions


DeKalb County Building Departments

Get Property Records from 2 Building Departments in DeKalb County, IL

Cortland Zoning 59 South Somonauk Road Cortland, IL 60112 815-756-4124 Directions

Sycamore Zoning 541 Dekalb Avenue Sycamore, IL 60178 815-895-4434 Directions


DeKalb County Building Inspector

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

Dekalb County Building Inspector 110 East Sycamore Street Sycamore, IL 60178 815-895-7188 Directions


DeKalb County Property Records Databases

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

City of Dekalb GIS Maps http://www.cityofdekalb.com/692/Maps

DeKalb County Assessment Rolls http://dekalbil.devnetwedge.com/

DeKalb County Assessor's Website https://dekalbcounty.org/departments/assessment-office/

DeKalb County Building Codes https://dekalbcounty.org/departments/community-development/building-resources/adopted-building-codes/

DeKalb County Building Inspections https://dekalbcounty.org/government/reports-of-county-officials/building-permits/

DeKalb County Codes & Ordinances https://library.municode.com/il/dekalb_county/codes/code_of_ordinances

DeKalb County Property Records http://gis.dekalbcounty.org/qtas/COMPASSSearch.asp

DeKalb County Property Tax Exemptions https://dekalbcounty.org/departments/assessment-office/exemptions/exemption-forms/

DeKalb County Tax Records http://www.iltaxsale.com/new/index.php/county/DeKalb

DeKalb County Tax Warrants https://dekalbcounty.org/departments/treasurer-collector/frequently-asked-questions/delinquent-tax-sale-information/

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

Dekalb County GIS Maps (Indiana) http://gis.dekalbcounty.org/COMPASS/

Dekalb County Maps http://gis.dekalbcounty.org/qtas/welcome.asp

Dekalb County Recorder's Office Land Records http://lrs.dekalbrecorder.com/

DeKalb County Home & Property Tax Statistics

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

DeKalb County Home Values
Median Home Value$166,800
Median Rental Cost (per month)$887
DeKalb County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$4,799
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$4,888
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$4,625
DeKalb County Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$102,894,700
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$70,636,400
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$32,258,300
DeKalb County Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units41,143
Occupied Housing Units37,420 (91.0%)
Vacant Housing Units3,723 (9.0%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units21,139 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units16,281 (43.5%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)66.0%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)34.0%
DeKalb County Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt13,952
Second Mortage or HELOC2,202
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)434
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)1,768
Second Mortgage & HELOC16
No Mortgage7,187
DeKalb County Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes22,365 (59.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes3,701 (9.9%)
2 Apartments1,362 (3.6%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,889 (5.0%)
5 to 9 Apartments2,615 (7.0%)
10 or More Apartments4,711 (12.6%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing777 (2.1%)
DeKalb County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later122 (0.3%)
2010 to 2013348 (0.9%)
2000 to 20097,322 (19.6%)
1980 to 19999,468 (25.3%)
1960 to 19798,715 (23.3%)
1940 to 19594,878 (13.0%)
1939 or Earlier6,567 (17.5%)
DeKalb County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room555 (1.5%)
2 or 3 Rooms3,551 (9.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms14,063 (37.6%)
6 or 7 Rooms11,134 (29.8%)
8 or More Rooms8,117 (21.7%)
DeKalb County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom699 (1.9%)
1 Bedroom3,202 (8.6%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms25,442 (68.0%)
4 or More Bedrooms8,077 (21.6%)
DeKalb County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities37,402 (100.0%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities37,211 (99.4%)