Ocean County Birth Records

Search for Ocean County NJ 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 Ocean County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Ocean 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 New Jersey birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for a NJ 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 Ocean County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Barnegat Light Clerk Barnegat Light NJ 10 West 10th Street 08006 609-494-9196

Barnegat Township Clerk Barnegat NJ 900 West Bay Avenue 08005 609-698-0080

Beach Haven Clerk Beach Haven NJ 300 Engleside Avenue 08008 609-492-4548

Brick Township Clerk Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-2925

Mantoloking Borough Clerk Mantoloking NJ 202 Downer Avenue 08738 732-899-6600

Ocean County Clerk Toms River NJ 101 Hooper Avenue 08753 732-929-4749

Ocean County Clerk Toms River NJ 118 Washington Street 08753 732-929-2018

Ocean Gate City Clerk Ocean Gate NJ 151 East Longport Avenue 08740 732-269-3466

Pine Beach City Clerk Pine Beach NJ 599 Pennsylvania Avenue 08741 732-349-6425

Point Pleasant Beach Clerk Point Pleasant Beach NJ 416 New Jersey Avenue 08742 732-892-1118

Seaside Park Clerk Seaside Park NJ 1701 N Ocean Ave 08752 732-793-0234

South Toms River Clerk South Toms River NJ 144 Mill Street 08757 732-349-0403

Toms River County Clerk Lakewood NJ 225 4th Street 08701 732-370-8850

Toms River Township Clerk Toms River NJ 33 Washington Street 08753 732-341-1000

Tuckerton Borough Clerk Tuckerton NJ 140 East Main Street 08087 609-296-2701


Ocean 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 Ocean County New Jersey, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Ocean 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 New Jersey, 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.

AcuteCare Health System Lakewood NJ 500 River Avenue 08701 732-364-0800

Chilton Medical Center Brick NJ 97 Pompton Plains Drive 08724 973-831-5000

Chilton Memorial Hospital Brick NJ 97 Pompton Plains Drive 08724 973-831-5000

Fresenius Medical Care at Kimball Medical Center Lakewood NJ 600 River Avenue 08701 732-363-1900

Ocean Medical Center Brick NJ 425 Jack Martin Boulevard 08724 732-840-2200

Southern Ocean County Hospital Little Egg Harbor NJ 279 Mathistown Road 08087 609-294-4006

Southern Ocean Medical Center Stafford NJ 1140 New Jersey 72 08050 609-597-6011

Specialty Hospital At Kimball: Lebowitz Howard MD Lakewood NJ 600 River Avenue 08701 732-942-3588


Ocean County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Ocean 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 Ocean 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 Ocean County New Jersey. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Ocean 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.

Brick Township Town Hall Brick NJ 401 Chambersbridge Road 08723 732-262-1000

Manchester Township Town Hall Manchester NJ 101 Lacey Road 08759 732-350-4117


The Ocean County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the New Jersey, Ocean County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Ocean County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Ocean 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 New Jersey State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Ocean County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Long Beach Island Township Health Department Long Beach NJ 11601 Long Beach Boulevard 08008 609-492-1212