Craven County Birth Records

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

Craven County Clerk New Bern NC 406 Craven Street 28560 252-636-6601


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

Bridgeton Town Hall New Bern NC 202 B Street 28560 252-637-3697

Cove City Town Hall Cove City NC 204 South Main Street 28523 252-633-1595

New Bern City Hall New Bern NC 300 Pollock Street 28560 252-636-4000

Trent Woods Town Hall Trent Woods NC 912 Country Club Drive 28562 252-637-9810

Vanceboro Town Hall Vanceboro NC 7905 Main Street 28586 252-244-0919


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

Fresenius Medical Care at Craven Regional Med Center New Bern NC 2000 Neuse Boulevard 28560 252-633-8111

Halyburton Naval Health Clinic Havelock NC 4389 Beaufort Road 28532 252-466-0921