Etowah County Birth Records

Search for Etowah County AL birth records. A birth records search contains information on proof of identity, proof of citizenship, name of the baby, date and time of birth, parental information, applying for a Social Security number, passport applications, name changes, receiving governmental benefits, requesting a birth certificate, applying for a birth certificate, and conducting genealogical research.


The Etowah County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Etowah County birth records. These birth records include birth certificates that list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. An Alabama birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for an AL driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services. Other birth records include demographic records on birth, which are useful for researchers, as well as records on birth that can be used for Etowah County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Attalla City Clerk Attalla AL 612 4th Street Northwest 35954 256-538-9986

Etowah County Clerk Gadsden AL 801 Forrest Avenue 35901 256-549-2181

Rainbow City Clerk Gadsden AL 3700 Rainbow Drive 35906 256-413-1217


Etowah County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Etowah County birth records. Birth certificates, for example, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, and they also provide personal information about the parents. These Etowah County public records act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and they may be required to apply for government services, receive a Social Security number, or apply for a driver's license or passport in Etowah County Alabama. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Etowah County birth records, such as demographic records for the entire municipality, which may be useful for researchers, and historical birth records that can be used for genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may provide online request forms for birth certificates on its website.

Altoona City Hall Altoona AL 2844 Main Street 35952 205-589-2311

Attalla City Hall Attalla AL 620 1st Street Northeast 35954 256-538-7522

Gadsden City Hall Gadsden AL 90 Broad Street 35901 256-549-4500

Hokes Bluff City Hall Hokes Bluff AL 3301 Alford Bend Road 35903 256-492-2414

Sardis City Town Hall Boaz AL 1335 Sardis Drive 35956 256-593-6406

Susan Moore Town Hall Altoona AL 39989 State Highway 75 35952 205-466-7400

Walnut Grove Town Hall Altoona AL 4012 Gadsden Blountsville Road 35952 205-589-4555


The Etowah County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the Alabama, Etowah County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Etowah County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Etowah County public records, which act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. Birth certificates may be required to apply for an Alabama State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Etowah County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Etowah County Health Department Gadsden AL 709 East Broad Street 35903 256-547-6311


Etowah County Hospitals provide a variety of medical services to patients of all ages, including labor and delivery services. When a baby is born at a Hospital in Etowah County Alabama, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Etowah County birth certificates which list the baby's name, date of birth, weight and length, and the Hospital's name, as well as information about the parents. These ceremonial birth certificates cannot act as legal proof of identity in Alabama, but they may be a valuable source of information on an individual's birth. Hospitals also maintain demographic information on babies born at their facility, which may be accessible to researchers.

Gadsden Regional Medical Center Gadsden AL 1007 Goodyear Avenue 35903 256-494-4100

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Gadsden Gadsden AL 801 Goodyear Avenue 35903 256-439-5000

Mountain View Hospital Gadsden AL 3001 Scenic Highway 35904 256-546-9265

Riverview Regional Medical Center Gadsden AL 600 South 3rd Street 35901 256-543-5200