O’Brien County Unofficial 2020 Primary Election Results

By Auditor | June 2, 2020

Unofficial Election Night Results


Sample Ballots for the 2020 Primary Elections June 2nd Please consider voting by Absentee Ballot!

By Auditor | April 2, 2020

Due to the current situation with the COVID Pandemic, O’Brien County is encouraging everyone to vote by absentee ballot.  The Secretary of State’s Office will be mailing an absentee ballot request form to each voter who is actively registered.   Registration forms for mail out ballots must be received in the Auditor’s Office by 5:00 pm Read More »


O’Brien County Auditor’s Office is Not Taking Passport Applications at This Time

By Auditor | March 27, 2020

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the O’Brien County Auditor’s Office is not processing passport applications until further notice.  As of March 20, 2020 the US Passport Agencies will only offer services to customers with at qualified life-or-death emergency and who need a passport for immediate international travel within 72 hours. For updated information on travel Read More »


Did you know this about passports?

By Auditor | June 29, 2016

Many international travelers may not realize that having an unexpired passport is sometimes not enough to enter certain foreign countries. U.S. citizens traveling on passports that expire in fewer than six months have increasingly been denied airline boarding or been detained upon arrival in certain foreign destinations. Check your passport if you are thinking of Read More »


The County Auditor is responsible for a variety of functions and duties. The main functions

  • Commissioner of Elections (federal, state, county, city and school district)
  • Preparing and certifying tax levies
  • Maintaining financial records
  • Clerk to the Board of Supervisors
  • Keeping Real Estate Transfer Records
  • Maintains a drainage record for all drainage districts of the county
  • Payroll and Human Resources Manager