San Diego County Birth Records (California)

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

Carlsbrand City Clerk Carlsbad CA 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive 92008 760-434-2821

El Cajon County Clerk El Cajon CA 200 South Magnolia Avenue 92020 619-401-5700

Encinitas Clerk Encinitas CA 505 South Vulcan Avenue 92024 760-633-2601

Escondido City Clerk Escondido CA 201 North Broadway 92025 760-839-4617

La Mesa City Clerk La Mesa CA 8130 Allison Avenue 91942 619-667-1120

National City Clerk National CA 1243 National City Boulevard 91950 619-336-4228

San Diego County Clerk San Diego CA 1600 Pacific Highway 92101 619-237-0502

San Diego County Clerk San Marcos CA 141 East Carmel Street 92078 760-940-6868


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

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center San Diego CA 6655 Alvarado Road 92120 619-287-3270

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center San Diego CA 6645 Alvarado Road 92120

Alvarado Parkway Institute B.H.S. La Mesa CA 7050 Parkway Drive 91942

Aurora Behavioral Health Care San Diego CA 11878 Avenue of Industry 92128 858-487-3200

Aurora San Diego San Diego CA 11878 Avenue of Industry 92128

Childrens Hospital And Health Center San Diego CA 3020 Children's Way 92123 858-576-1700

Edgemoor Geriatric Hospital Santee CA 655 Park Center Drive 92071

Fallbrook Hospital District Fallbrook CA 624 East Elder Street 92028 760-728-1191

Grossmont Hospital La Mesa CA 5555 Grossmont Center Drive 91942 619-740-6000

Kaiser Fnd Hosp - San Diego San Diego CA 4647 Zion Avenue 92120

Kindred Hospital - San Diego San Diego CA 1940 El Cajon Boulevard 92104 619-543-4500

Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton Oceanside CA 200 Mercy Circle 92058 760-725-4357

Naval Medical Center San Diego San Diego CA 34800 Bob Wilson Drive 92134 619-532-6400

Palomar Health Downtown Campus Escondido CA 555 East Valley Parkway 92025

Palomar Medical Center Escondido CA 2185 West Citracado Parkway 92029

Palomar Pomerado Health San Diego CA 15255 Innovation Drive 92128 858-675-5100

Paradise Valley Hospital National CA 2400 East 4th Street 91950 619-470-4321

Paradise Valley Hsp D/P Aph Bayview Beh Hlth Chula Vista CA 330 Moss Street 91911

Pomerado Hospital Poway CA 15615 Pomerado Road 92064

Promise Hospital Of San Diego San Diego CA 5550 University Avenue 92105

Rady Children's Hospital - San Diego San Diego CA 3020 Children's Way 92123

San Diego County Psychiatric Hospital San Diego CA 3851 Rosecrans Street 92110

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

Carlsbad City Hall Carlsbad CA 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive 92008 760-434-2820

Chula Vista City Hall Chula Vista CA 276 4th Avenue 91910 619-691-5031

Coronado City Hall Coronado CA 1825 Strand Way 92118 619-522-7300

Descanso Town Hall Descanso CA 24536 Viejas Grade Road 91916 619-445-9505

Encinitas City Hall Encinitas CA 505 S Vulcan Ave 92024 760-633-2600

Escondido City Hall Escondido CA 201 North Broadway 92025 760-839-4880

La Mesa City Hall La Mesa CA 8130 Allison Ave 91942 619-463-6611

National City City Hall National CA 1243 National City Boulevard 91950 619-336-4226

Oceanside City Hall Oceanside CA 300 N Coast Hwy 92054 760-435-3969

Poway City Hall Poway CA 13325 Civic Center Drive 92064 858-668-4400

San Diego City Hall San Diego CA 202 C Street 92101 619-533-4000


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

Carlsbad Records Archive Carlsbad CA 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive 92008 760-434-2808

Escondido School District Pupil Records Archive Escondido CA 420 Falconer Road 92027 760-432-2247

San Diego County Records Archive El Cajon CA 200 South Magnolia Avenue 92020 619-238-8158

San Diego Lambda Archive San Diego CA 4545 Park Boulevard, 104 92116 619-260-1522


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

Oceanside Health Department Oceanside CA 104 Barnes Street 92054 760-967-4401

San Diego County Health Department El Cajon CA 460 Magnolia Avenue, Ste A 92020 619-441-6500

San Diego County Health Department San Diego CA 3851 Rosecrans Street, # 716 92110 619-692-8500

San Diego County Health Department Escondido CA 606 East Valley Parkway 92025 760-740-4000

San Diego Health And Human Services Agency - Office Of Public Health Services San Diego CA 1700 Pacific Highway 92101 619-515-6597