Clerk Offices in Columbus County, North Carolina

There are 2 Clerk Offices in Columbus County, North Carolina, serving a population of 56,589 people in an area of 937 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 28,294 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 468 square miles.

In North Carolina, Columbus County is ranked 43rd of 100 counties in Clerk Offices per capita, and 82nd of 100 counties in Clerk Offices per square mile.

List of Columbus County Clerk Offices

Find Columbus County, North Carolina clerk offices, including county, city, and circuit clerks, and clerks of court.


Bolton Town Clerk 221 9th Street Bolton, NC

Columbus County Clerk of Court 111 Washington Street Whiteville, NC

About the Columbus County Clerk Office

Clerks Offices in Columbus County, NC are responsible for maintaining public records for the county. The Clerk's office provides public access to records in accordance with local government regulations and laws. The Columbus County Office also provides support for the local elections process. The duties and responsibilities of the Clerk is regulated through North Carolina state, Columbus County, and local government statutes, ordinances, charters and regulations.

Residents may contact the Office of the Clerk for questions about:
  • Columbus County public records
  • Property records, mortgage records and title deeds
  • Columbus County, North Carolina vital records, birth records, death records and certificates
  • Marriage and divorce records, licenses and applications
  • Business & professional licenses, permits, and registrations
  • Election records, voter registration and poll locations

Columbus County Household Demographic Statistics

Find Columbus County Households, Marital Status, and Veteran Status. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Columbus County Households
 Columbus CountyNorth Carolina
Households22,4623,874,346
Married Couples9,338 (41.6%)1,867,399 (48.2%)
Nonfamily Households7,757 (34.5%)1,322,907 (34.1%)
Columbus County Marital Status
 Columbus CountyNorth Carolina
Married Couples9,338 (41.6%)1,867,399 (48.2%)
Unmarried Couples982 (1.8%)213,031 (2.2%)
Never Married Men7,811 (34.2%)1,338,667 (34.1%)
Separated Men1,262 (5.5%)100,247 (2.6%)
Widowed Men856 (3.7%)104,942 (2.7%)
Divorced Men2,455 (10.7%)366,266 (9.3%)
Never Married Women6,154 (26.1%)1,210,961 (28.6%)
Separated Women924 (3.9%)130,104 (3.1%)
Widowed Women3,544 (15.0%)395,653 (9.4%)
Divorced Women2,797 (11.9%)510,150 (12.1%)
Columbus County Veteran Status
 Columbus CountyNorth Carolina
Veterans3,489 (7.9%)670,326 (8.7%)