Monterey County Birth Records

Search for Monterey 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 Monterey County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Monterey 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 Monterey County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Greenfield City Clerk Greenfield CA 599 El Camino Real 93927 831-674-5591

Marina City Clerk Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-384-3715

Monterey County Clerk Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5066

Seaside City Clerk Seaside CA 440 Harcourt Avenue 93955 831-899-6202


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

Carmel City Hall Carmel-by-the-Sea CA MONTE VERDE St 93921 831-620-2000

Gonzales City Hall Gonzales CA 147 4th Street 93926 831-675-5000

Greenfield City Hall Greenfield CA 45 El Camino Real 93927 831-674-5591

King City City Hall King CA 212 South Vanderhurst Avenue 93930 831-385-3281

Marina City Hall Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-884-1278

Monterey City Hall Monterey CA 735 Pacific Street 93940 831-646-3765

Pacific Grove City Hall Pacific Grove CA 300 Forest Avenue 93950 831-648-3100

Salinas City Hall Salinas CA 200 Lincoln Avenue 93901 831-758-7381

Seaside City Hall Seaside CA 440 Harcourt Avenue 93955 831-899-6700

Soledad City Hall Soledad CA 248 Main Street 93960 831-678-3963


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

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula Monterey CA 23625 Pacific Grove-Carmel Highway 93940 831-624-5311

Natividad Medical Center Program Salinas CA 1441 Constitution Boulevard 93906 831-755-4111

Salinas Surgery Center Salinas CA 955 Blanco Circle 93901 831-753-5800

Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital Salinas CA 450 East Romie Lane 93901 831-757-4333


The Monterey County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the California, Monterey County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Monterey County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Monterey 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 Monterey County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Monterey County Health Department Monterey CA 1200 Aguajito Road 93940 831-647-7654

Monterey County Health Department King CA 620 Broadway Street 93930 831-386-6899

Monterey County Health Department Salinas CA 951 Blanco Circle 93901 831-784-2150

Seaside Health Department Seaside CA 1942 Fremont Boulevard 93955 831-393-3251


Monterey 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 Monterey County birth records. These records may date back many decades or even centuries, making them valuable resources for genealogical research in Monterey 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.

Monterey Diocese Archive Monterey CA 580 Fremont Street 93940 831-373-2127

Monterey Historical Archive Monterey CA 469 Pacific Street 93940 831-373-3811

Monterey Peninsula College Admission and Records Archive Monterey CA 980 Fremont Street 93940 831-645-1372