Official Jackson County, Iowa website, the main site for all things related to County Government in Jackson County, Iowa. Courthouse located in Maquoketa, Iowa.

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 Effective 6-2-2020 the Courthouse will be open 8:30 - 4:00.  Click here for more information

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and in accordance with the Governor’s Proclamation of Disaster Emergency on March 17, 2020, the Jackson County Board of Supervisors will be conducting their weekly board meeting by electronic means only. Anyone who wishes to attend the meeting may do so by calling in. Please feel free to call with any questions.

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 779 204 1339
(312) 626-6799 or (929) 205-6099

 Coronavirus COVID-19 Information

* Iowa Department of Public Health

*Dubuque United Way  


Health Services
Genesis VNA and Hospice
Michele Cullen, Community Health Manager
Phone: (563) 242-7165
Fax: (563) 242-7197

Iowa Dept. of Public Health COVID-19  public question line:  211


                FY 21 Budget Notice

   Jackson County Jail Updates 

Jackson County map

Click Here for the Jackson County Board of Supervisors YouTube Channel

NEW data - Township Section Certificates for townships are now on-line. Click here for more information.

Sign-up for Emergency Alerts in Jackson County HERE

Jackson County Courthouse
201 West Platt Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060

Courthouse Hours
8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Drivers License Hours
Monday - Friday 8:30 – 4:00
Except 1st Wednesday every month

1st Wednesday every month
8:30 – 4:30 at City Hall

Clerk of Court Hours
Starting August 2
Monday - Friday
8:00 - 12:00
1:00 - 4:30

Directions to the Courthouse

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Haven't got time to come in to the courthouse to Pay your Taxes? No problem! You can now Pay Your Taxes On-line and save yourself that extra trip into town. Click here to Pay Your Taxes On-Line! If you have any comments or concerns, or would like to make additions or corrections, or would like clarification about some aspect of this website, please click HERE to contact the Web Administrator via e-mail.

Depot in LaMotte

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Farming History

Limestone Kilns at Maquoketa