Otero County Birth Records

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

Fowler Town Clerk Fowler CO 200 S Main St 81039 719-263-4461

Otero County Clerk La Junta CO 13 West 3rd Street 81050 719-383-3020


Otero 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 Otero County Colorado, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Otero 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 Colorado, 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.

Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center La Junta CO 1100 Carson Avenue 81050 719-384-5412


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

Manzanola Town Hall Manzanola CO 301 North Park Street 81058 719-462-5544

Rocky Ford City Hall Rocky Ford CO 203 South Main Street 81067 719-254-7414

Swink City Hall Swink CO 301 Columbia Avenue 81077 719-384-7155


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

Otero County Health Department Rocky Ford CO 811 South 13th Street 81067 719-254-5300

Otero County Health Department La Junta CO 13 West 3rd Street 81050 719-383-3040