Buena Vista County Birth Records

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

Alta City Clerk Alta IA 223 South Main Street 51002 712-200-2105

Buena Vista County Clerk Storm Lake IA PO Box 1186 50588 712-749-2546

Lakeside City Clerk Lakeside IA 100 Ash Street 50588 712-732-6601

Newell City Clerk Newell IA 207 East 2nd Street 50568 712-272-4410

Storm Lake City Clerk Storm Lake IA 620 Erie Street 50588 712-732-8000


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

Albert City City Hall Albert IA 119 Main Street 50510 712-843-5613

Linn Grove City Hall Linn Grove IA 110 Weaver Street 51033 712-296-0918

Marathon City Hall Marathon IA 306 West Attica Street 50565 712-289-2261

Newell City Hall Newell IA 207 East 2nd Street 50568 712-272-4410

Rembrandt City Hall Rembrandt IA 108 East Main Street 50576 712-286-6100

Sioux Rapids City Hall Sioux Rapids IA 206 2nd Street 50585 712-283-2737

Storm Lake City Hall Storm Lake IA 620 Erie Street 50588 712-732-8000


Buena Vista 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 Buena Vista County Iowa, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Buena Vista 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 Iowa, 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.

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center Storm Lake IA 1525 West 5th Street 50588 712-732-4030