Johnston County Birth Records

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

Benson Town Clerk Benson NC 303 East Church Street 27504 919-894-3553

Four Oaks Town Clerk Four Oaks NC 304 South Main Street 27524 919-963-3112

Johnston County Clerk Smithfield NC PO Box 1049 27577 919-989-5100


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

Benson Town Hall Benson NC 303 East Church Street 27504

Clayton Town Hall Clayton NC 111 East 2nd Street 27520 919-553-5002

Pine Level Town Hall Pine Level NC 306 Brown St 27568 919-965-2284

Pine Level Town Hall Pine Level NC 214 North Peedin Avenue 27568 919-965-2284

Selma Town Hall Selma NC 100 North Raiford Street 27576 919-965-9841

Smithfield Town Hall Smithfield NC 350 East Market Street 27577 919-934-2116

Wilson's Mills Town Hall Smithfield NC 101 N Railroad St 27577 919-938-3885


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

Johnston County Health Department Clayton NC 340 McCullers Street 27520 919-550-2198

Johnston County Health Department - Bowen T Brown Pa Smithfield NC 517 North Brightleaf Boulevard 27577 919-989-5226


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

Johnston Health Smithfield NC 509 North Brightleaf Boulevard 27577 919-934-8171