Eddy County Birth Records

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

Eddy County Clerk Artesia NM 111 North 1st Street 88210 575-746-2541

Eddy County Clerk Carlsbad NM 325 South Main Street 88220 575-885-3383

Loving Clerk Loving NM 415 West Cedar Street 88256 575-745-3574


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

Artesia City Hall Artesia NM 511 West Texas Avenue 88210 575-746-2122

Carlsbad City Hall Carlsbad NM 101 N Halagueno St 88220 575-887-1191


Eddy 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 Eddy County New Mexico, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Eddy 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 Mexico, 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.

Artesia General Hospital Artesia NM 702 North 13th Street 88210 575-748-3333

Carlsbad Medical Center Carlsbad NM 2430 West Pierce Street 88220 575-887-4100


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

Eddy County Health Department Carlsbad NM 1306 West Stevens Street 88220 575-885-4191

New Mexico State Health Department Artesia NM 1001 West Memorial Drive 88210 575-746-9819