Sacramento County California Marriage Records

Search For Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Sacramento County Clerk Office
Sacramento County Clerk600 8th StreetSacramentoCA95814916-874-7855
Sacramento County Town & City Halls
Sacramento City Hall915 I StreetSacramentoCA95814916-264-5011
Citrus Heights City Hall6237 Fountain Square DriveCitrus HeightsCA95621916-725-2448
Elk Grove City Hall8401 Laguna Palms WayElk GroveCA95758916-683-7111
Folsom City Hall50 Natoma StreetFolsomCA95630916-355-7210
Galt City Hall380 Civic DriveGaltCA95632209-366-7130
Isleton City Hall101 2nd StreetIsletonCA95632916-777-7770
Laguna Town Hall3020 Renwick AvenueElk GroveCA95758916-684-7550
Rancho Cordova City Hall2729 Prospect Park DriveRancho CordovaCA95670916-851-8810
Sacramento County Marriage License Office
Sacramento County Marriage License600 8th StreetSacramentoCA95814916-874-6334
Sacramento County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Sacramento County Cemetery Advisory Council Burial Records
Sacramento County Clerk Recorder Death Records
Sacramento County Clerk and Recorder's Office County Records
Sacramento County Clerk and Recorder's Office Marriage Applications
Sacramento County Clerk and Recorder's Office Marriage Records
Sacramento County Clerk and Recorder's Office Website
Sacramento County Death Records
Sacramento County Divorce Certificates
Sacramento County Sheriff Most Wanted Persons


Married Couples241,306 (45.4%)
Unmarried Couples38,129 (2.6%)
Never Married Men223,348 (38.7%)
Never Married Women196,090 (31.8%)
Separated Men12,411 (2.2%)
Separated Women17,227 (2.8%)
Widowed Men12,392 (2.1%)
Widowed Women51,555 (8.4%)
Divorced Men54,578 (9.5%)
Divorced Women83,761 (13.6%)

Marriage Records in California

The Public Health Department of the State of California has all the records that are filed in the marriage records within the state. You can search for marriage records in California through this department, which maintains these records on an electronic database. You have to fill up a form requesting information regarding your search and then the state will provide you with the details that you requested. However, the state does not publish these records unless the request is made using the correct method.

The Central Register of Vital Records under the Department of Health Services maintains these records and they are also available to the public. However, you have to follow certain rules and regulations before you can obtain the records. First, you have to fill up a request form requesting information regarding your search. You will have to state the purpose of your search, like whether it is for a legal purpose or for a family history. Once this form has been submitted, you may retrieve the records through mail.

The records office in Sacramento holds all the marriage records that happen in the county. Therefore, you can directly visit this office to make searches on your preference. This method is mostly used by individuals, as it is very time-consuming. Individuals can make use of the State’s Vital Statistics Office to make searches also but this is usually expensive as the records are held in various storage facilities spread all over the state.

Apart from these records, there are other important records that fall under the public domain and anyone can make use of it. All the public records are usually free but if you want to view a specific person’s records, you will have to make a nominal fee. Online records searches are becoming increasingly popular since it is cost effective. These records online services allow you to access public records from the comfort of your home. The best part about such sites is that they offer comprehensive details of the marriage records that you may be looking for.

There are certain things that you need to keep in mind when you are going to make a search of the public marriage records California. If you have the social security number of the person who you are checking on, you will need to provide it with the records service. This is required to make sure that you get accurate details of the person’s marriage records.

Before proceeding with any of the public record services, you should make sure that you are dealing with the correct and reliable one. The information provided by the records can help you come to know whether the person is married or not. This would help you avoid marrying an old friend of your crush. However, you should be aware of the fact that the marriage records California are confidential and cannot be shared with anybody, even your lawyer.