Catawba County People Search

Search for Catawba County NC people. A people search can help you locate people, find family members, check criminal history, criminal records, perform genealogical research, find birth records, death records, proof of identity, divorce records, marriage records, historical records, locate ancestors, property ownership records, and more.


Clerk Offices maintain important documents for their jurisdiction, usually at the county or local level. These records include a number of important sources for locating people and gaining information about a subject. Vital records, for example, provide information on a person's birth, marriage, divorce, and death, as well as any children. Clerks may also keep records on taxes, property assessments, estates and wills, and even voter registration and election results. When performing a people search, a Clerk Office website is an important resource.

Catawba County Clerk Newton NC PO Box 389 28658 828-465-8392

Hickory City Clerk Hickory NC 76 North Center Street 28601 828-323-7413

Maiden Town Clerk Maiden NC 19 North Main Avenue 28650 828-428-5010


Assessors determine the value of taxable property within their jurisdiction, often at the county or local level, in order to assess property taxes owed by the property's owners. As part of this responsibility, the Assessor Office maintains a range of documents on individuals, such as records of the property they own, the property taxes they owe, and any history of foreclosures, tax liens, or violations. These records can be useful for understanding a person's property ownership history, and they can typically be accessed on the Assessor Office website.

Catawba County Assessor's Office Newton NC PO Box 368 28658 828-465-8408


Courts act to resolve legal disputes as part of their judicial function. They also maintain a number of records on individuals, including criminal records such as any arrests, trials, convictions, and court sentences. These can range from serious criminal felonies to traffic court violations. Court records provide a range of information that can be important for performing a people search, such as civil cases like divorce and adoption, as well as a person's criminal history, which can be important for a background check. Courts operate at the federal, state, and local level, and they may provide access to their records online.

Catawba County Court Newton NC 100 Southwest Boulevard 28658 828-466-6100

Catawba District Court Hickory NC 111 Main Avenue Northeast 28601 828-328-5521


Marriage License Offices issue marriage certificates and maintain records on marriage for a county or local government. These documents include information on the couple's marriage, such as names, dates of birth, names of parents, and the date and location of the wedding. Marriage records can be an important part of a people search, particularly when searching for people who may have changed their names, and they are also useful for genealogical research. Marriage License Offices may provide online access to their marriage licenses as well as marriage license applications.

Catawba County Marriage License Newton NC 100 Southwest Boulevard 28658 828-465-1573


Sheriff Departments are law enforcement agencies responsible for maintaining order, typically for a county or local jurisdiction. They also keep multiple records on individuals who have a criminal history, including arrest records, warrants, criminal and civil convictions, and incarcerations. These records provide important information for a people search, particularly when performing a criminal background check. The records at the Sheriff Department list someone's criminal history, and they can also be used to locate someone who moves frequently. Sheriff Departments may provide online access to their records.

Catawba County Sheriff's Office Newton NC 100 Southwest Boulevard 28658 828-464-5241


Police Departments are law enforcement agencies charged with maintaining order in society. They also keep several records on individuals who have interacted with the police, including criminal records such as arrests, warrants, convictions, and incarcerations. These records provide information that can be important when performing a people search, particularly as part of a criminal background check. Police Department records list someone's criminal history, and they can also be used to locate a person who has moved frequently. Police Departments may provide online access to their records.

Claremont Police Department Claremont NC 3301 East Main Street 28610 828-459-9295

Conover City Police Department Conover NC 115 2nd Avenue Northeast 28613 828-464-4698

Hickory Police Department Hickory NC 347 2nd Avenue Southwest 28602 828-328-5551

Long View Police Department Hickory NC 2404 1st Avenue Southwest 28602 828-327-2343

Maiden Police Department Maiden NC 201 West Main Street 28650 828-428-5005

Newton City Police Department Newton NC 411 North Main Avenue 28658 828-465-7430


Social Security Offices are local branches of the federal Social Security Administration. These offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, help people determine their eligibility for benefits, and process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These records contain important information for conducting a people search, including details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices may provide online access to some of their records.

Hickory Social Security Office Hickory NC 231 1st Avenue Southwest 28602 828-328-3609


Archives preserve documents that are historically significant. These records can include a number of documents that can be useful when performing a people search, including birth certificates, death certificates, financial records, photographs, historical maps, and sometimes even letters or other personal documents. These records can be useful when performing a people search as part of genealogical research, as some Archives keep documents that date back to before the founding of the United States. Archives may provide online access to their records.

Newton Sheriff's Department Records Archive Newton NC 100 Southwest Boulevard 28658 828-465-8300