Beaufort County Birth Records

Search for Beaufort 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 Beaufort County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Beaufort 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 Beaufort County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Beaufort County Clerk Washington NC 121 West 3rd Street 27889 252-946-0079


Beaufort County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Beaufort 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 Beaufort 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 Beaufort County North Carolina. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Beaufort 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.

Aurora Town Hall Aurora NC 295 Main Street 27806 252-322-4611

Chocowinity Town Hall Chocowinity NC 3391 U.S. 17 Business 27817 252-946-6568

Everetts Town Hall Washington NC 102 Circle Street 27889 252-792-3394


The Beaufort County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the North Carolina, Beaufort County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Beaufort County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Beaufort 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 Beaufort County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Beaufort County Health Department Belhaven NC 233 Allen Street 27810 252-943-2174

Beaufort County Health Department Washington NC 1436 Highland Drive 27889 252-946-1902


Beaufort 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 Beaufort County North Carolina, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Beaufort 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.

Beaufort Regional Health System Washington NC 289 NW St 37775 252-975-4168

Vidant Beaufort Hospital Washington NC 628 East 12th Street 27889 252-975-4100

Vidant Pungo Hospital Belhaven NC 202 Water Street 27810 252-943-2111