Avery County Birth Records (North Carolina)

Search for Avery County, NC birth records. A birth records search contains information on proof of identity, proof of citizenship, name of the baby, date and time of birth, parental information, applying for a Social Security number, passport applications, name changes, receiving governmental benefits, requesting a birth certificate, applying for a birth certificate, and conducting genealogical research.


The Avery County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Avery County birth records. These birth records include birth certificates that list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. A North Carolina birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for a NC driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services. Other birth records include demographic records on birth, which are useful for researchers, as well as records on birth that can be used for Avery County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Avery County Clerk Newland NC PO Box 640 28657 828-733-8212

Crossnore Town Clerk Crossnore NC 1 Fountain Circle 28616 828-733-0360


The Avery County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the North Carolina, Avery County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Avery County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Avery County public records, which act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. Birth certificates may be required to apply for a North Carolina State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Avery County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Avery County Health Department Newland NC 545 Schultz Circle 28657 828-733-6031


Avery County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Avery County birth records. Birth certificates, for example, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, and they also provide personal information about the parents. These Avery County public records act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and they may be required to apply for government services, receive a Social Security number, or apply for a driver's license or passport in Avery County, North Carolina. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Avery County birth records, such as demographic records for the entire municipality, which may be useful for researchers, and historical birth records that can be used for genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may provide online request forms for birth certificates on its website.

Banner Elk Town Hall Banner Elk NC 200 Park Avenue 28604 828-898-5398

Beech Mountain Town Hall Beech Mountain NC 403 Beech Mountain Parkway 28604 828-387-4236

Elk Park City Hall Elk Park NC 169 Winters Street 28622 828-733-9573

Newland Town Hall Newland NC 301 Cranberry Street 28657 828-733-2023

Sugar Mountain Village Town Hall Sugar Mountain NC 237 Dick Trundy Lane 28604 828-898-9292


Avery County Hospitals provide a variety of medical services to patients of all ages, including labor and delivery services. When a baby is born at a Hospital in Avery County, North Carolina, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Avery County birth certificates which list the baby's name, date of birth, weight and length, and the Hospital's name, as well as information about the parents. These ceremonial birth certificates cannot act as legal proof of identity in North Carolina, but they may be a valuable source of information on an individual's birth. Hospitals also maintain demographic information on babies born at their facility, which may be accessible to researchers.

Charles A. Cannon, Jr. Memorial Hospital Newland NC 434 Hospital Drive 28657 828-737-7000