DeKalb County Birth Records

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

Dekalb County Clerk Decatur GA 1300 Commerce Drive 30030 404-371-2162

Doraville City Clerk Doraville GA 3725 Park Avenue 30340 770-451-8745

Georgia Clerk Atlanta GA 1875 Century Boulevard Northeast 30345 404-327-6023

Lithonia City Clerk Lithonia GA 6920 Main Street 30058 770-482-0152


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

Atlanta Doraville Records Archive Doraville GA 3750 Park Avenue 30340 770-458-7655

Brookhaven Department of Vital Records Archive Atlanta GA 2600 Skyland Drive Northeast 30319 404-982-9886

De Kalb County Vital Records Archive Decatur GA 445 Winn Way 30030 404-294-3857

Decatur Pawn Shop Records Archive Decatur GA 3630 Camp Circle 30032 404-294-2306


DeKalb 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 DeKalb County Georgia, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial DeKalb 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 Georgia, 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.

Atlanta VA Medical Center Decatur GA 1670 Clairmont Road 30033 404-321-6111

DeKalb Medical Center Decatur GA 2701 North Decatur Road 30033 404-501-5256

DeKalb Regional HealthCare System Decatur GA 487 Winn Way 30030 404-973-0986

Decatur Hospital Decatur GA 450 North Candler Street 30030 404-501-9355

Dekalb Medical Center Lithonia GA 2801 Dekalb Medical Parkway 30058 404-501-8000

Emory Dunwoody Medical Center Atlanta GA 4575 North Shallowford Road 30338 404-778-7777

Emory University Hospital Atlanta GA 1364 Clifton Road 30322 404-712-2000

Georgia Regional Hospital at Atlanta Decatur GA 3073 Panthersville Road 30034 404-243-2100

Laurel Heights Atlanta GA 934 Briarcliff Road Northeast 30306 404-888-7860

Northlake Medical Center Tucker GA 1455 Montreal Road 30084 770-270-3000

Peachford Hospital: Dr. Mehdi Asad MD Atlanta GA 2151 Peachford Road 30338 770-455-3200

Wesley Woods Geriatric Hospital Atlanta GA 1821 Clifton Road 30329 404-728-6200

Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University Atlanta GA 1365 Clifton Road 30322 404-778-1900


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

Avondale Estates City Hall Avondale Estates GA 21 N Avondale Plz 30002 404-294-5400

Clarkston City Hall Clarkston GA 1055 Rowland Street 30021 404-296-6489

Decatur City Hall Decatur GA 509 N McDonough St 30030 404-370-4100

Dunwoody Town Hall Dunwoody GA 5455 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd 30338 770-668-0401

Pine Lake City Hall Pine Lake GA 459 Pine Drive 30072 404-292-4250

Stone Mountain City Hall Stone Mountain GA 875 Main Street 30083 770-413-0607