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Map of Berrien CountyBerrien County

Berrien County was created in 1829 from non-county area, with the county government organized and the seat established at Niles in 1831. The seat was changed to Newburyport by 1832, to Berrien Springs in 1837, and to today's St. Joseph by 1894.

County clerk's office
Berrien County Clerk
701 Main St.
Administration Center
St. Joseph, MI 49085
Telephone: (616) 983-7111, ext. 8233
Fax: (616) 982-8667

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