Rowan County Birth Records

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

Rowan County Clerk Salisbury NC 130 West Innes Street 28144 704-216-8181

Salisbury City Clerk Salisbury NC 217 South Main Street 28144 704-638-5224


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

China Grove City Hall China Grove NC 333A N Main St 28023 704-857-2466

Cleveland Town Hall Cleveland NC 302 East Main Street 27013 704-278-4777

Cleveland Town Hall Cleveland NC 100 North Depot Street 27013 704-278-4777

Landis City Hall Landis NC 312 South Main Street 28088 704-857-2411


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

Hefner VA Medical Center Salisbury NC 1601 Brenner Avenue 28144 704-638-9000

Novant Health Rowan Medical Center Salisbury NC 612 Mocksville Avenue 28144 704-210-5000


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

Rowan County Health Department Salisbury NC 1811 East Innes Street 28146 704-633-0411