Humboldt County Birth Records

Search for Humboldt County CA 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 Humboldt County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Humboldt 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. A California birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for a CA 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 Humboldt County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Arcata City Clerk Arcata CA 736 FIRST St 95521 707-822-5953

Ferndale City Clerk Ferndale CA 834 MAIN St 95536 707-786-4224

Humboldt County Clerk Eureka CA 825 5th Street 95501 707-445-7593


Humboldt County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Humboldt 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 Humboldt 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 Humboldt County California. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Humboldt 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.

Arcata City Hall Arcata CA 736 F Street 95521 707-822-5951

Blue Lake City Hall Blue Lake CA 111 Greenwood Road 95525 707-668-5655

Eureka City Hall Eureka CA 409 Trinity Street 95501 707-677-0223

Eureka City Hall Eureka CA 531 K Street 95501 707-441-4122

Ferndale City Hall Ferndale CA 834 Main Street 95536 707-786-4224

Fortuna City Hall Fortuna CA 621 11th Street 95540 707-725-7600

Rio Dell City Hall Rio Dell CA 675 Wildwood Avenue 95562 707-764-3532


The Humboldt County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the California, Humboldt County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Humboldt County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Humboldt 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 a California State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Humboldt County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

California Health Department Eureka CA 908 7th St 95501 707-445-6212

Humboldt County Health Department Eureka CA Ste 100, 100 H St 95501 707-445-6215

Humboldt County Health Department Willow Creek CA 77 Walnut Way 95573 530-629-2410


Humboldt County Archives preserve documents of historic significance, sometimes as part of a larger library collection or a private collection. Local jurisdictions may also maintain their own Archives to store documents related to the area, which can include Humboldt County birth records. These records may date back many decades or even centuries, making them valuable resources for genealogical research in Humboldt County California. Birth records may include the name of the baby, the date and time of birth, the location of birth, and the identity of the parents. Archives may provide online access to some of their birth records.

Humboldt County Vital Records Archive Eureka CA 825 5th Street 95501 707-445-7382


Humboldt 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 Humboldt County California, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Humboldt 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 California, 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.

Mad River Community Hospital Arcata CA 3800 Janes Road 95521 707-822-3621

Redwood Memorial Hospital Fortuna CA 3300 Renner Drive 95540 707-725-3361