Official Benton County Courthouse Website


May 13, 2020. Click here to read an important update regarding the Missouri Courts to go into effect May 16, 2020.

May 4, 2020. Click here to read a press release regarding Benton County and the federal "CARES Act".

April 29, 2020. Changes and public information regarding the June 2nd election can be seen here.

April 28, 2020. Starting Monday, May 4th, 2020 at 12:01 AM, Benton County will be following Phase 1 of the Show-Me Strong Recovery Plan. For more information regarding what this means for businesses, and the community, please read the info in this link.

April 3, 2020. Per the announcement below. Benton County is under a stay at home order. Please read the announcement carefully, here.

April 1, 2020. Click here to read a release from the Supreme Court of Missouri and the Circuit Court of Benton County.

Older News can be seen in our announcement archive.

Benton County Courthouse

Primary Courthouse Number and Directory

(660) 428-2900

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM


06.02.2020: June 2nd Election results are available. Commissioner meeting minutes from May 26th are available.

06.01.2020: Commissioner meeting minutes from May 18th are available.

05.20.2020: Commissioner meeting minutes from May 11th are available.

04.30.2020: Commissioner meeting minutes from April 27th are available.

04.29.2020: See the Clerk page for updates to the election process for the June election.