McDowell County Health Department

Marion, N.C.


Welcome to the McDowell County Health Department where we are dedicated to helping improve the health of all of the citizens in our county. Centrally located in Marion, our health department provides preventive health services such as adult and childhood immunizations, health checks for children, family planning services and WIC Services. Our friendly and knowledgeable health department staff will make every effort to provide the best public health services each and every day. We are proud to be a part our community.

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Important Info


Mailing & Physical Address

408 Spaulding Road
Marion, NC  28752

Telephone Numbers

Main Phone: (828) 652-6811
Environmental Health: (828) 652-6811, then Dial 4
WIC Program:  (828) 652-6811, then Dial 3

Hours of Operation

Health Department:  Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Fax Numbers

Main Fax:  (828) 652-9376
Environmental Health: (828) 652-2019
WIC Program Fax: (828) 659-6646