Wake County Vital Records (North Carolina)

Wake County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Wake County, NC. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Wake County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Wake County birth certificates, death certificates, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for Wake County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Garner Clerk Garner NC 900 7th Avenue 27529 919-773-4406


Wake County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Wake County, NC. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain public records such as Wake County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Alamance County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Alexander County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Alleghany County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Anson County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Ashe County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Avery County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Beaufort County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Bertie County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Bladen County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Brunswick County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Burke County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Cabarrus County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Caldwell County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Camden County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Carteret County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Caswell County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Catawba County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Chatham County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Cherokee County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Chowan County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Cleveland County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Columbus County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Craven County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Cumberland County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Currituck County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Dare County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Davidson County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Davie County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Duplin County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Durham County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Edgecombe County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Forsyth County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Franklin County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Gaston County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Gates County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Graham County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Granville County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Greene County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Guilford County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Halifax County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Harnett County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Haywood County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Henderson County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Hertford County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Hoke County Medical Examiner & Coroner Raleigh NC 4312 District Drive 27607 919-743-9000

Wake County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Wake County, NC. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including Wake County vital records. You can find Wake County birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Apex Town Hall Apex NC 73 Hunter Street 27502 919-249-3303

Cary Town Hall Cary NC 316 North Academy Street 27513 919-469-4000

Fuquay-Varina Town Hall Fuquay-Varina NC 401 Old Honeycutt Road 27526 919-552-1400

Garner Town Hall Garner NC 900 7th Ave 27529 919-772-4688