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Census Searches


To Obtain a Census Search by Mail

A search will have to be conducted. The fee for a search and a certificate recording the result of the search, called a "Find on File" or "Fail to Find" certificate, is $10. In your request, you will need to have the address, election and assembly districts. All fees are payable by bank or postal money order, certified check or NYS attorney's check. No personal checks will be accepted. Please mail your request with a stamped self-addressed envelope to:

The Kings County Clerk, Room 189, Window #10
360 Adams Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

To Obtain a Census Search in Person

Census is located in room 122A in the Supreme Court building at 360 Adams Street. The hours of operation are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. You will need to know the address, election and assembly districts. If you desire a certificate, the fee is $10, payable by cash, bank or postal money order, certified check or NYS attorney's check. No personal checks will be accepted.