Alachua County Birth Records

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

Alachua County Clerk Gainesville FL 201 East University Avenue 32601 352-374-3636

Newberry City Clerk Newberry FL 25440 West Newberry Road 32669 352-472-2446


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

Alachua City Hall Alachua FL 15100 Northwest 142 Terrace 32615 386-462-1231

Gainesville City Hall Gainesville FL 200 East University Avenue 32601 352-334-5000

Hawthorne City Hall Hawthorne FL 6700 Southeast 221st Street 32640 352-481-2432

High Springs City Hall High Springs FL 110 Northwest 1st Avenue 32643 386-454-1416

La Crosse City Hall La Crosse FL # 121, 20613 N State Road 32658 386-462-2784

Micanopy Town Hall Micanopy FL 706 Northeast Cholokka Boulevard 32667 352-466-3122

Newberry City Hall Newberry FL 25440 West Newberry Road 32669 352-472-3259

Waldo City Hall Waldo FL 14655 Kennard Street 32694 352-468-1001


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

Alachua County Court Records Archive Gainesville FL 201 East University Avenue 32601 352-374-3625


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

Alachua County Health Department Alachua FL 14101 Northwest US Highway 441 32615 386-418-5323

Florida State Health Department Gainesville FL 1701 Southwest 16th Avenue 32608 352-334-1400


Alachua 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 Alachua County Florida, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Alachua 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 Florida, 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.

Malcom Randall VA Medical Center Gainesville FL 1601 Southwest Archer Road 32608 352-376-1611

North Florida - South Georgia Veterans Health System Gainesville FL 1601 Southwest Archer Road 32608 352-376-1611

North Florida Regional Medical Center Gainesville FL 6500 West Newberry Road 32605 352-333-4000

Shands Children's Hospital Gainesville FL 1600 Southwest Archer Road 32611 352-265-0111

Shands at AGH Gainesville FL 801 Southwest 2nd Avenue 32601 352-265-8000

UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital Gainesville FL 1515 Southwest Archer Road 32608 352-265-0111

UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital Gainesville FL 4101 Northwest 89 Boulevard 32606 352-265-8938

University of Florida Health Science Center Gainesville FL 1600 Southwest Archer Road 32611 532-273-8408