Lookup Public Records in Burke County, North Carolina. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Burke County, North Carolina
Burke County is located in the state of North Carolina. The county was formed in 1777 from parts of Rowan County. It was named for Thomas Burke, then serving as a delegate to the Continental Congress. Morganton is the largest city in the county and also the county seat. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a population of approximately 90,912 people and a total area of 515 square miles, of which 8.0 square miles is water and 507 square miles is land. Burke County borders the following counties: Avery County to the northwest, Caldwell County to the north, Catawba County to the east, Lincoln County to the southeast, Cleveland County to the south, McDowell County to the west, and Rutherford County to the southwest.
The Burke County Register of Deeds is the official recorder of all public records in the county. Some of the records maintained by the office of the Register of Deeds include but are not limited to deeds, warranty deeds, mortgages, liens, releases, leases, and other official documents.
Documents maintained by the office of the Register of Deeds are open to the public and can be accessed by doing a background check online or by visiting the office of the Register of Deeds in person during office hours. When obtaining records online, you will be required to do a public records search through the Burke County Register of Deeds Website. The website has easy to follow steps and links that will direct you to the records that are available. When requesting records in person, you will be required to submit a written request, with as much detail as possible relating to the records you are requesting.
Below is the physical address of the Burke County Register of Deeds office:
201 S Green St.
Morganton, North Carolina 28655
Phone number: 828-438-5450
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m-4:00 p.m.
|Burke County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Burke County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
|State Law:||Marriage … Powers and Liabilities of Married Persons – Ch. 52 & 52A and Uniform Premarital Agreement Act – Ch. 52B|
|All State Statutes:|| Information is online at the State Website|
|Office:||Burke County Marriage License|
|Location:||201 South Green Street, Morganton, North Carolina, 28655|
Burke County Register of Deeds Office
County Government Office
Address: 201 S Green St, Morganton, NC 28655, United States