Essex County Vital Records (New Jersey)

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Essex County Clerk Offices

Get Vital Records from 9 Clerk Offices in Essex County, NJ

Essex County Clerk 465 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard Newark, NJ 07102 973-621-4921 Directions

Essex Fells Borough Clerk 255 Roseland Avenue Essex Fells, NJ 07021 973-226-3400 Directions

Belleville Township Clerk 152 Washington Avenue Belleville, NJ 07109 973-450-3410 Directions

Bloomfield Township Clerk 1 Municipal Plaza Bloomfield, NJ 07003 973-680-4015 Directions

Caldwell Clerk 1 Provost Square Caldwell, NJ 07006 973-403-4626 Directions

Fairfield Clerk 230 Fairfield Road Fairfield, NJ 07004 973-882-2715 Directions

Irvington Clerk 1 Civic Square Irvington, NJ 07111 973-399-6677 Directions

Livingston Clerk 357 South Livingston Avenue Livingston, NJ 07039 973-535-7965 Directions

Millburn Clerk 435 Essex St Millburn, NJ 07041 973-564-7065 Directions


Essex County Health Departments

Get Vital Records from 13 Health Departments in Essex County, NJ

Essex County Health Department 115 Clifton Avenue Newark, NJ 07104 973-497-9401 Directions

Essex Regional Health Commission 2 Babcock Place West Orange, NJ 07052 973-325-3212 Directions

Bloomfield Department Of Health And Human Services 1 Municipal Plaza Bloomfield, NJ 07003 973-680-4024 Directions

Bloomfield Health Department 1 Municipal Plaza Bloomfield, NJ 07003 973-680-4024 Directions

Caldwell Health Department 1 Provost Square Caldwell, NJ 07006 973-403-4623 Directions

East Orange Health Department 143 New Street East Orange, NJ 07017 973-266-5481 Directions

Fairfield Health Department 230 Fairfield Rd Fairfield, NJ 07004 973-882-2728 Directions

Irvington Health Department 1 Civic Square West Irvington, NJ 07111 973-399-6644 Directions

Irvington Township Health Department 1 Civic Square Irvington, NJ 07111 973-399-6797 Directions

Livingston Health Department 357 South Livingston Avenue Livingston, NJ 07039 973-535-7963 Directions

Livingston Health Department 204 Hillside Avenue Livingston, NJ 07039 973-535-2642 Directions

Maplewood Health Department 574 Valley Street Maplewood, NJ 07040 973-762-8120 Directions

Montclair Health Department 205 Claremont Avenue Montclair, NJ 07042 973-509-4970 Directions


Essex County Cemeteries

Get Vital Records from 13 Cemeteries in Essex County, NJ

Belleville Christ Church Cemetery 29 William Street Belleville, NJ 07109 973-751-0616 Directions

Bloomfield Cemetery Company 383 Belleville Avenue Bloomfield, NJ 07003 973-748-0131 Directions

Bloomfield Glendale Cemetery 28 Hoover Avenue Bloomfield, NJ 07003 973-748-1253 Directions

Bloomfield Mt Olivet Cemetery 23 Cottage Place Bloomfield, NJ 07003 973-748-8384 Directions

Caldwell Prospect Hill Cemetery 326 Bloomfield Avenue Caldwell, NJ 07006 973-228-4410 Directions

Caldwell Prospect Hill Cemetery 94 Prospect Street Caldwell, NJ 07006 973-226-9329 Directions

East Orange Catholic Cemeteries 125 Central Avenue East Orange, NJ 07018 888-498-5209 Directions

East Orange Holy Sepulchre Cemetery 125 Central Avenue East Orange, NJ 07018 973-678-3757 Directions

East Orange Saint Marys Cemetery 140 Rutledge Avenue East Orange, NJ 07017 973-678-3757 Directions

East Orange St Mary Cemetery 125 Central Avenue East Orange, NJ 07018 973-678-3757 Directions

Irvington Clinton Cemetery Association 195 Union Avenue Irvington, NJ 07111 973-399-9700 Directions

Montclair Immaculate Conception Cemetery 712 Grove Street Montclair, NJ 07043 973-744-5939 Directions

Montclair Rosedale Cemetery 408 Orange Road Montclair, NJ 07042 973-673-0127 Directions


Essex County Historical Societies

Get Vital Records from 4 Historical Societies in Essex County, NJ

Bloomfield Historical Society 90 Broad Street Bloomfield, NJ 07003 973-743-8844 Directions

Cedar Grove Historical Society 903 Pompton Avenue Cedar Grove, NJ 07009 973-239-5414 Directions

Millburn-Short Hills Historical Society Hobart Avenue Short Hills, NJ 07078 973-564-9519 Directions

Montclair Historical Society 108 Orange Road Montclair, NJ 07042 973-744-1796 Directions


Essex County Hospitals

Get Vital Records from 8 Hospitals in Essex County, NJ

Essex County Hospital Center 204 Grove Avenue Cedar Grove, NJ 07009 973-571-2801 Directions

Cathedral Healthcare System 221 Chestnut Street Newark, NJ 07105 973-690-3500 Directions

Childrens Hospital Of New Jersey - Newark 201 Lyons Avenue Newark, NJ 07112 973-926-7000 Directions

Clara Maass Medical Center 1 Clara Maass Drive Belleville, NJ 07109 973-450-2002 Directions

Columbus Hospital 495 North 13th Street Newark, NJ 07107 973-587-7712 Directions

East Orange General Hospital 300 Central Avenue East Orange, NJ 07018 973-672-8400 Directions

Hackensack-Umc Mountainside Highland Avenue Montclair, NJ 07043 973-429-6000 Directions

Kessler Institute For Rehabilitation - West Orange 1199 Pleasant Valley Way West Orange, NJ 07052 973-243-6806 Directions


Essex County Coroners & Medical Examiners

Get Vital Records from 2 Coroners & Medical Examiners in Essex County, NJ

Essex County Medical Examiner & Coroner 325 Norfolk Street Newark, NJ 07103 973-648-7259 Directions

Hudson County Medical Examiner & Coroner 325 Norfolk Street Newark, NJ 07103 973-648-7259 Directions


Essex County Social Security Office

Get Vital Records from 1 Social Security Office in Essex County, NJ

East Orange Social Security Office 15 Halsted Street East Orange, NJ 07018 Directions


Essex County Vital Records Databases

The Essex County Vital Records (New Jersey) links below open in a new window and will take you to third party websites that are useful for finding Essex County public records. Editorial staff monitor and update these links on a frequent basis.

Archdiocese of Newark Cemetery Records http://www.rcancem.org/find-a-loved-one-search/

East Orange Website http://eastorange-nj.gov/

Essex County Adoption Records https://www.nj.gov/health/vital/adoption/

Essex County Birth Certificates & Records https://www.state.nj.us/health/vital/

Essex County Divorce Certificates https://www.njcourts.gov/courts/superior/divorce.html

Essex County Government Website http://www.essex-countynj.org/index.php

Essex County Marriage Certificates & Records http://www.essexclerk.com/Services/1

Essex County Vital Records https://essexcountynj.org/birth-certificate/

Essex Town Clerk Marriage Records http://www.essexclerk.com/Services/2

Newark Office of The City Clerk Website https://www.newarknj.gov/departments/city-clerk

Essex County Household Demographic Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Essex County Households
Households280,327
Nonfamily Households98,480 (35.1%)
Married Couples110,539 (39.4%)
Veterans20,121 (3.3%)