Essex County Business Licenses & Records (Massachusetts)

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Essex County Town & City Halls

Get Business Licenses & Records from 22 Town & City Halls in Essex County, MA

Essex Town Hall 30 Martin Street Essex, MA 01929 978-768-7410 Directions

Amesbury Town Hall 62 Friend Street Amesbury, MA 01913 978-388-8100 Directions

Andover Town Hall 36 Bartlet Street Andover, MA 01810 978-623-8200 Directions

Beverly City Hall 191 Cabot Street Beverly, MA 01915 978-921-6000 Directions

Boxford Town Hall 7 Spofford Road Boxford, MA 01921 978-352-6555 Directions

Byfield Town Hall 7 Central Street Newbury, MA 01922 978-463-3335 Directions

Danvers Town Hall 1 Sylvan Street Danvers, MA 01923 978-777-0001 Directions

Gloucester City Hall 9 Dale Avenue Gloucester, MA 01930 978-281-9710 Directions

Haverhill City Hall 4 Summer Street Haverhill, MA 01830 978-374-2300 Directions

Ipswich Town Hall 25 Green Street Ipswich, MA 01938 978-356-6608 Directions

Lawrence City Hall 200 Common Street Lawrence, MA 01840 978-794-5803 Directions

Lynn City Hall 3 City Hall Square Lynn, MA 01901 781-598-4000 Directions

Lynnfield Town Hall 55 Summer Street Lynnfield, MA 01940 781-334-3128 Directions

Middleton Town Hall 48 South Main Street Middleton, MA 01949 978-774-3344 Directions

Nahant Town Hall 334 Nahant Road Nahant, MA 01908 781-581-0018 Directions

Newbury Town Hall 25 High Road Newbury, MA 01951 978-465-0862 Directions

Newburyport City Hall 60 Pleasant Street Newburyport, MA 01950 978-465-4413 Directions

Newburyport Town Hall 60 Pleasant Street Newburyport, MA 01950 978-465-4407 Directions

North Andover Town Hall 120 Main Street North Andover, MA 01845 978-683-3169 Directions

Peabody City Hall 24 Lowell Street Peabody, MA 01960 978-532-3000 Directions

Rowley Town Hall 139 Main Street Rowley, MA 01969 978-948-2081 Directions

Salem City Hall 93 Washington Street Salem, MA 01970 978-745-9595 Directions


Essex County Building Departments

Get Business Licenses & Records from 17 Building Departments in Essex County, MA

Andover Building Department 91 Ridge Street Andover, MA 01810 978-623-8445 Directions

Boxford Building Department 200 Washington Street Boxford, MA 01921 978-887-6000 Directions

Boxford Zoning 4 Middleton Road Boxford, MA 01921 978-887-6802 Directions

Georgetown Building Department 1 Library Street Georgetown, MA 01833 978-352-5736 Directions

Gloucester Planning Department 22 Poplar Street Gloucester, MA 01930 978-281-9778 Directions

Groveland Building Department 23 School Street Groveland, MA 01834 978-469-5003 Directions

Hamilton Planning Department 577 Bay Road Hamilton, MA 01982 978-468-5570 Directions

Lawrence Planning Department 147 Haverhill Street Lawrence, MA 01840 978-620-3500 Directions

Lynnfield Building Department 55 Summer Street Lynnfield, MA 01940 781-334-3143 Directions

Lynnfield Zoning 55 Summer Street Lynnfield, MA 01940 781-334-2032 Directions

Manchester Building Department 10 Central Street Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA 01944 978-526-2000 Directions

Merrimac Town Planning Department 2 School St Merrimac, MA 01860 978-346-8013 Directions

Methuen Zoning 41 Pleasant Street Methuen Town, MA 01844 978-983-8633 Directions

Newburyport Planning Department 70 Low Street Newburyport, MA 01950 978-465-4456 Directions

North Andover Zoning 1600 Osgood Street North Andover, MA 01845 978-688-9541 Directions

Rockport Building Department 34 Broadway Rockport, MA 01966 978-546-9218 Directions

Salisbury Building Department 5 Beach Road Salisbury, MA 01952 978-462-7839 Directions


Essex County Clerk Offices

Get Business Licenses & Records from 11 Clerk Offices in Essex County, MA

Essex County Clerk 56 Federal Street Salem, MA 01970 978-744-5500 Directions

Andover Town Clerk 36 Bartlet Street Andover, MA 01810 978-623-8200 Directions

Beverly Clerk 191 Cabot Street Beverly, MA 01915 978-921-6037 Directions

Georgetown Town Clerk 1 Library Street Georgetown, MA 01833 978-352-5711 Directions

Gloucester Clerk 9 Dale Avenue Gloucester, MA 01930 978-281-9722 Directions

Hamilton Town Clerk 577 Bay Road Hamilton, MA 01982 978-468-5570 Directions

Haverhill City Clerk 4 Summer Street Haverhill, MA 01830 978-374-2312 Directions

Methuen City Clerk 41 Pleasant Street Methuen Town, MA 01844 978-983-8595 Directions

Middletown Clerk 48 South Main Street Middleton, MA 01949 978-774-6927 Directions

Newbury Town Clerk 25 High Road Newbury, MA 01951 978-462-2332 Directions

Peabody Clerk 6 Allens Lane Peabody, MA 01960 978-538-6330 Directions


Essex County Business Licenses & Records Databases

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

City of Salem Assessor Website http://www.salem.com/assessor

Essex County Business License Search https://www.mass.gov/topics/business-licenses-permits

Essex County Contractor License Search https://madpl.mylicense.com/Verification/

Essex County Employee Directory https://www.essexma.org/departments

Essex County Professional License Search https://elicensing.mass.gov/CitizenAccess/GeneralProperty/PropertyLookUp.aspx

Essex County Sheriff's Department Website http://www.mass.gov/essexsheriff/

North of Boston Library Exchange Website http://www.noblenet.org/libraries/

Rowley Town Clerk Website http://www.town.rowley.ma.us/common/index.php

Rowley Treasurer/Collector Website http://www.town.rowley.ma.us/common/index.php

Salem City Clerk Business Certificates http://www.salem.com/city-clerk/pages/business-certificates

Salem City Clerk Website http://www.salem.com/city-clerk

Salem City Collector's Office Website http://www.salem.com/collectors-office

Salem City Contact Information http://www.salem.com/departments

Salem City Treasurer Website http://www.salem.com/treasurer

Salem Police Department Website http://salempd.org/

Salisbury Police Department Website http://www.salisburypolice.com/

Salisbury Police Website https://twitter.com/SalisburyPolice

Salisbury Town Clerk Website http://www.salisburyma.gov/town-clerk

Salisbury Treasurer / Tax Collector Website http://www.salisburyma.gov/treasurer-tax-collector

Saugus Police Department Website http://www.sauguspd.com/

Saugus Public Library Database http://www.sauguspubliclibrary.org/explore/e-resources/

Saugus Town Clerk Campaign Reports https://www.saugus-ma.gov/town-clerk/pages/campaign-finance-reports

Saugus Town Clerk Website https://www.saugus-ma.gov/town-clerk

Saugus Town Office Website https://www.saugus-ma.gov/assessors-office/pages/assessors-maps

Saugus Treasurer Website http://www.saugus-ma.gov/treasurer-collector/links/treasurer-collector

Swampscott City Clerk's Office Business Certificates http://swampscottnew.vt-s.net/Public_Documents/SwampscottMA_Clerk/business

Swampscott Police Department Website http://www.swampscottpolice.com/

Swampscott Public Library Database http://www.swampscottlibrary.org/services/online-resources/

Swampscott Town Clerk Website http://www.town.swampscott.ma.us/town-clerk-elections

Swampscott Treasury Department Website http://www.town.swampscott.ma.us/treasurycustomer-service

Topsfield Police Department Website http://www.topsfieldpolice.com/

Topsfield Tax Collector and Treasurer Website https://www.topsfield-ma.gov/treasurer-collector

Topsfield Town Clerk Campaign Reports https://www.topsfield-ma.gov/town-clerk/pages/campaign-finance-reports

Town of Salisbury Assessor Website http://www.salisburyma.gov/assessor

Town of Salisbury Contact Information http://www.salisburyma.gov/departments

Town of Saugus Assessor Website http://www.saugus-ma.gov/assessors-office

Town of Saugus Contact Information https://www.saugus-ma.gov/departments

Town of Swampscott Assessor Website http://www.town.swampscott.ma.us/Public_Documents/SwampscottMA_Assessor/index

Town of Topsfield Board of Assessors Website https://www.topsfield-ma.gov/board-assessors

Town of Wenham Assessors Website http://www.wenhamma.gov/departments/assessors.php

Wenham Police Department Website http://www.wenhamma.gov/departments/police_department.php

Wenham Town Clerk City Services http://www.wenhamma.gov/departments/licenses_and_certificates.php

Wenham Town Clerk Website http://www.wenhamma.gov/departments/town_clerk.php

Wenham Treasurer and Tax Collector Website http://www.wenhamma.gov/departments/treasurer_and_tax_collector.php

West Newbury Assessor's Office Website https://www.wnewbury.org/assessors

West Newbury Finance Department Website https://www.wnewbury.org/finance-department

West Newbury Memorial Library Database http://www.westnewburylibrary.org/resources.asp

West Newbury Town Clerk Website https://www.wnewbury.org/town-clerk

West Newbury Town Clerk's Office Business Certificates https://www.wnewbury.org/sites/westnewburyma/files/uploads/west_newbury_business_certificate_2014.pdf

West Newbury Town Registrar of Vital Records and Statistics Website https://www.wnewbury.org/town-clerk/pages/registrar-vital-records-and-statistics

Essex County Business Statistics

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

Essex County Employment by Occupation
Management, Business, Science & Arts41.2%
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance7.0%
Production, Transportation & Material Moving10.6%
Sales & Office22.5%
Service18.7%
Essex County Employment by Industry
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years & Over397,621
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting & Mining1,465
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation & Food Services36,494
Construction22,473
Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance104,385
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental & Leasing26,595
Information9,149
Manufacturing42,264
Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative & Waste Management52,789
Public Administration15,578
Retail Trade43,251
Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities14,498
Wholesale Trade9,313
Other Services19,367