This official website of Hardin County provides information about your local county government and the services we provide.

.: Quick Links

Where do I....?
Current Closed Roads & Bridges

Real Estate/GIS Website

HIPAA Privacy Policy
Birth/Death/Marriage Records
Board Agenda & Minutes
Board Meeting Videos
County Boards/Commissions
Driver License
Embargoed Bridges Map
Hardin County Solid Waste
Iowa Land Records Online
Jail/Correctional Facility
Maps of Hardin County
Marriage License
Observed County Holidays
Register to Vote
Sheriff's Foreclosure Sales
Tax Payment Online
Vehicle Renewal Online


.: Forms

Absentee Ballot Request Form
Board Appointment Application
Campaign Finance Disclosure
Courthouse Grounds Use Application
Drainage Work Order 
Driver License Forms
Dust Control Application
Election Forms
Fireworks Permit Application

Geocaching Placement Permit
Motor Vehicle Forms
Property Tax Forms
Township Clerk Pay Form
Township Trustee Pay Form

.: News & Events

County Offices Closed
All county offices in the Courthouse, County Office Building, Conservation Office, and Engineer's Office & Secondary Roads will be CLOSED on Thursday, November 27th and Friday, November 28th, for Thanksgiving.

Christmas Donations
The Hardin County Courthouse Christmas tree will once again be decorated with hats and mittens for the needy. Donations of non-perishable food items will also be accepted and donated to local organizations. These items can be donated until Christmas. Courthouse hours are 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.​

Official Results for the November 4th General Election
Click on the link below to view official results of the General Election. Results for all elections across Iowa can be found at the Secretary of State's elections result website. Any questions about elections in Hardin County should be directed to the Auditor's Office at 641-939-8108.

View Hardin County Unofficial Election Results

According to the Hardin County Auditor's Office, there are 12,199 registered voters in Hardin County. Out of that group, 6803 votes were cast in the November 4th election between absentees and in-person voting. That made for a 55.7% voter turnout. Good job Hardin County!

Non-Criminal Fingerprinting
Need fingerprinting services for a job, application, or volunteer position? The Sheriff's Office offers non-criminal fingerprinting services at the Law Enforcement Center in Eldora, Iowa. This service costs $10.00 and is offered from 8:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.

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