Columbus County Birth Records

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

Bolton Town Clerk Bolton NC 221 9th Street 28423 910-655-8945

Columbus County Clerk of Court Whiteville NC 111 Washington Street 28472 910-641-4400


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

Boardman Town Hall Evergreen NC 1241 Old Boardman Road 28438 910-608-0390

Brunswick Town Hall Brunswick NC 10 Cypress Street 28424 910-642-6741

East Arcadia Town Hall Riegelwood NC 1516 East Arcadia Road 28456 910-655-4388

Fair Bluff Town Hall Fair Bluff NC 1175 Main Street 28439 910-649-7426

Lake Waccamaw Town Hall Lake Waccamaw NC 205 Flemington Drive 28450 910-646-3700

Whiteville City Hall Whiteville NC 317 South Madison Street 28472 910-642-8046


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

Columbus Regional Healthcare System Whiteville NC 500 Jefferson Street 28472 910-642-8011