San Diego County California Marriage Records

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NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
San Diego County Clerk Offices
San Diego County Clerk1600 Pacific HighwaySan DiegoCA92101619-237-0502
San Diego County Clerk141 East Carmel StreetSan MarcosCA92078760-940-6868
Carlsbrand City Clerk1200 Carlsbad Village DriveCarlsbadCA92008760-434-2821
El Cajon County Clerk200 South Magnolia AvenueEl CajonCA92020619-401-5700
Encinitas Clerk505 South Vulcan AvenueEncinitasCA92024760-633-2601
Escondido City Clerk201 North BroadwayEscondidoCA92025760-839-4617
La Mesa City Clerk8130 Allison AvenueLa MesaCA91942619-667-1120
National City Clerk1243 National City BoulevardNationalCA91950619-336-4228
Solana Beach City Clerk635 Highway 101Solana BeachCA92075858-720-2420
Vista City Clerk200 Civic Center DriveVistaCA92084760-639-6125
San Diego County Town & City Halls
San Diego City Hall202 C StreetSan DiegoCA92101619-533-4000
Carlsbad City Hall1200 Carlsbad Village DriveCarlsbadCA92008760-434-2820
Chula Vista City Hall276 4th AvenueChula VistaCA91910619-691-5031
Coronado City Hall1825 Strand WayCoronadoCA92118619-522-7300
Descanso Town Hall24536 Viejas Grade RoadDescansoCA91916619-445-9505
Encinitas City Hall505 S Vulcan AveEncinitasCA92024760-633-2600
Escondido City Hall201 North BroadwayEscondidoCA92025760-839-4880
La Mesa City Hall8130 Allison AveLa MesaCA91942619-463-6611
National City City Hall1243 National City BoulevardNationalCA91950619-336-4226
Oceanside City Hall300 N Coast HwyOceansideCA92054760-435-3969
Poway City Hall13325 Civic Center DrivePowayCA92064858-668-4400
San Marcos City Hall1 Civic Center DriveSan MarcosCA92069760-744-1050
San Marcos City Hall201 Mata WaySan MarcosCA92069760-752-7550
Santee City Hall10601 Magnolia AvenueSanteeCA92071619-258-4100
Solana Beach City Hall635 Highway 101Solana BeachCA92075858-720-2400
Vista City Hall600 Eucalyptus AveVistaCA92084760-726-1340
San Diego County Marriage License Offices
San Diego County Marriage LicenseEl Cajon, 200 S. Magnolia Ave.El CajonCA92020619-237-0502
San Diego County Marriage License141 East Carmel StreetSan MarcosCA92078619-237-0502
San Diego County Marriage LicenseCounty Administration Center, 1600 Pacific Highway, Ste 273San DiegoCA92101619-237-0502
San Diego County Marriage LicenseThe Contact Information For The Superior Court Is: County Of San Diego Superior Court, Juvenile Division, 2851 Meadowlark DriveSan DiegoCA92123858-634-1600
San Diego County Marriage License590 3rd AvenueChula VistaCA91910619-237-0502
San Diego County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Carlsbad City Library Database
City of Carlsbad Public Records
Escondido California Police Department Most Wanted Persons
Escondido Public Library Archives
San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and Clerk's Office Marriage Applications
San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and County Clerk's Office County Records
San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and County Clerk's Office Website
San Diego County Assessor/Recorder/Clerk Vital Records
San Diego County Divorce Certificates
San Diego County Marriage Certificates & Records
San Diego County Sheriff's Office Most Wanted
The City of San Diego Library Database


Married Couples556,665 (50.1%)
Unmarried Couples73,233 (2.3%)
Never Married Men537,144 (40.1%)
Never Married Women416,943 (31.2%)
Separated Men18,544 (1.4%)
Separated Women29,102 (2.2%)
Widowed Men27,527 (2.1%)
Widowed Women100,997 (7.6%)
Divorced Men111,445 (8.3%)
Divorced Women165,243 (12.4%)

How Much Does It Cost to Get Marriage Records?

Marriage records in San Diego County are maintained by the county clerk of courts and are usually held at the local county headquarters. The same information regarding marriages is now being transferred to the internet, but there is a fee. You can get the information you want by going online and searching for the marriage records. Some counties still do have the old school method where you would call to get the information but it would take forever. The internet is a great way to get what you need quickly.

The first thing you have to know when you search for marriage records in San Diego County is that you can only obtain so much information. Marriage records are basically just a form of paper with the names of the couple on it. It does not contain much other information other than the names and the date of the wedding. If the name of the bride and groom change during the marriage then you will have to update your records as well. The new names and updated dates can only be found if you get a new marriage certificate from the ceremony.

There is one major reason why you will have to pay for marriage records. In California it is required that any marriage license has to be certified by a local recorder. A copy of the original license is kept and made available to anyone who requests it. These people are called public records searchers. It is very difficult to get the records you are looking for without paying for them.

You will have to pay a fee for any record you get if you want a copy of your marriage record, whether it is for a wedding or some other reason. You can find out how much a fee is before you start looking. Most places charge a reasonable fee for getting a marriage record. You should never have to pay an arm and a leg unless you are really serious about doing a marriage search.

When you are looking for marriage records, you want to make sure that you are getting what you pay for. Some places will give you a very low fee for a record. They may have records of your wedding for free, but these may not be up to date. If you want records from more than one location, this might cost an even greater fee. Marriage records are not a simple matter to make sense of.

The fee that you pay should give you peace of mind when you do a search. If you suspect that there is some type of fraud going on, then you will want to know that you have proof that the marriage record is not a forgery. This is a very good reason to pay the fee. You do not want to waste your time or money on something that is not up to date.