West Virginia Public Records
|West Virginia Code 28B declares that it is the public's right to view the West Virginia public records that are created through the government and its agencies. All persons, unless otherwise provided by the law, are allowed to view the full and complete information regarding the affairs of their government and its official acts. There are a number of West Virginia public records available in the state including real estate records, land records, background check records, criminal records, incarceration records, jail records, civil court case records, court records, UCC records, corporation records, and vital records in the state. There may be more records available to you through your state and they may all be available in a variety of different forms.|
|West Virginia Public Records Resources|
Largest City: Charleston
Population: 1,808,344 (U.S. Census) 2000 American Community Survey
State Website: http://www.wv.gov
West Virginia was the 35th state to be admitted into the US on June 20, 1863. The state is the 41st largest state in the US by area and is the 37th most populous state in the US. The state was named for Queen Elizabeth I of England, she was known as the Virgin Queen.
West Virginia Division of Personnel - Provides information on state government job opportunities in the state.
West Virginia Division of Culture and History - Includes information on the state archives and history as well as exhibits, grants, publications and historical preservation.
West Virginia Dept. of Education - View the West Virginia school directory.
U.S. Census Bureau - Provides quick facts and statistics for the state of West Virginia.
West Virginia State Tax Department - Information on filing taxes for free in the state of West Virginia.
West Virginia Secretary of State - Provides information on business services in the state as well as information on licensing, notaries, UCC records, elections, executive orders and charities.
West Virginia State Tax Department - Download personal income tax forms for the state.
West Virginia Dept. of Corrections - Offers information on prisons, facilities, parole services, offender programs, careers in corrections and victim services.
State of West Virginia - Instructions for applying for licenses in the state.
West Virginia State Tax Department - Offers information on filing your taxes in the state including free income tax online filing, forms and publications.
West Virginia Secretary of State - UCC records search for state.
West Virginia Dept. of Transportation - Provides information on road conditions, weather and tourist information.
West Virginia State Tax Department - Electronic tax filing for businesses.
West Virginia Judicial System - Includes information on the courts of the state as well as a kids guide to the courts.
West Virginia Secretary of Business Organization Information System - Search for corporation organizations in the state of West Virginia.
West Virginia Dept. of Education - Includes information on the department, teachers, information for parents, students and community data.
West Virginia Division of Natural Resources - Provides information on events in the state as well as information on state parks and licensing information.
West Virginia Governor's Office - Information on the governor, the governor's cabinet a swell as initiatives.
West Virginia DOT, Division of Motor Vehicles - Provides information on driver's license applications, forms and exam centers.
West Virginia Vital Research Records - Instructions and articles on obtaining vital records in the state.
West Virginia State Police Sex Offender Registry - Search for West Virginia sex offenders.
West Virginia State Archives - Offers information on public documents and state archives in the state.
West Virginia Dept. of Military Affairs and Public Safety - Offers information on corrections, criminal justice services, parole board, jails and the state police.
|West Virginia Counties|
|Barbour | Berkeley | Boone | Braxton | Brooke | Cabell | Calhoun | Clay | Doddridge | Fayette | Gilmer | Grant | Greenbrier | Hampshire | Hancock | Hardy Harrison | Jackson | Jefferson | Kanawha | Lewis | Lincoln | Logan | Marion | Marshall | Mason | McDowell | Mercer | Mineral | Mingo | Monongalia | Monroe | Morgan | Nicholas | Ohio Pendleton | Pleasants | Pocahontas | Preston | Putnam | Raleigh | Randolph | Ritchie Roane | Summers | Taylor | Tucker | Tyler | Upshur | Wayne | Webster | Wetzel | Wirt | Wood | Wyoming|