Buncombe County Birth Records

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

Asheville City Clerk Asheville NC 70 Court Plaza 28801 828-259-5601

Buncombe County Clerk Asheville NC 200 College Street 28801 828-250-4105

Madison County Clerk Asheville NC 501 BB&T Building 28801 828-253-3661


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

Asheville City Hall Asheville NC 338 Hilliard Avenue 28801 828-251-4049

Black Mountain City Hall Black Mountain NC 102 Montreat Road 28711 828-669-8732

Black Mountain Town Hall Black Mountain NC 160 Midland Avenue 28711 828-419-9300


Buncombe County Archives preserve documents of historic significance, sometimes as part of a larger library collection or a private collection. Local jurisdictions may also maintain their own Archives to store documents related to the area, which can include Buncombe County birth records. These records may date back many decades or even centuries, making them valuable resources for genealogical research in Buncombe County North Carolina. Birth records may include the name of the baby, the date and time of birth, the location of birth, and the identity of the parents. Archives may provide online access to some of their birth records.

Buncombe County Central Records Archive Asheville NC 32 Valley Street 28801 828-250-5445

Buncombe County Land Records Archive Asheville NC 35 Woodfin Street 28801 828-250-4970

North Carolina Cultural Resources Archive Asheville NC 1 Village Lane 28803 828-274-6789

North Carolina State Government Archive Asheville NC 52 North Market Street 28801 828-253-8304


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

Buncombe County Health Department Asheville NC 35 Woodfin Street 28801 828-250-5000


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

Julian F. Keith Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Center Black Mountain NC 201 Tabernacle Road 28711 828-257-6200

Mission St Joseph's Health System Asheville NC 509 Biltmore Avenue 28801 828-213-1111

Thoms Rehabilitation Hospital Asheville NC 68 Sweeten Creek Road 28803 828-274-2400

VA Medical Center-Asheville Asheville NC 1100 Tunnel Road 28805 828-298-7911