County Information  

April 5th General Municipal Election
Results will be posted as soon as possible after the polls close.  Please go to the following page to view results:

March 15th Presidential Preference Primary
Please go to the following page to view results.

Online Recording

The Recorder’s Office is now accepting electronic recording through Simplifile. We will be expanding on the companies we work with after a short transition time. Any questions please call us (660) 259-6178.

Online Assessment Form Filing
New for 2016 - file your assessment form online!  Simply have the pin number provided on your mailed assessment sheet handy and then visit

Register to Vote

2016 Election Calendar
For the 2016 Election Calendar, please visit the Missouri Secretary of State website at:

Absentee Ballot Request Form

If you are voting absentee in upcoming elections, please submit the ballot request form to the County Clerk's Office at 1001 Main St, Lexington, MO  64067 or fax to 660-259-6109.

Election Results Archive
Results from previous elections can be found at:
If you have any questions about elections contact the Lafayette County Clerk's Office at 660-259-4315.

Recorder of Deeds

Lafayette County Recorder of Deeds Office is now accepting credit cards as a form of payment in addition to cash or check. 

Lafayette County GIS data can be viewed at

Planning and Economic Development
For information regarding County land use regulations and building permits, please visit the Planning and Economic Development page at