Cerro Gordo County Birth Records

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

Cerro Gordo County Clerk Mason IA 220 North Washington Avenue 50401 641-424-6431

Clear Lake City Clerk Clear Lake IA 15 North 6th Street 50428 641-357-5267

Mason City Clerk Mason IA 10 1st Street Northwest 50401 641-421-3604

Rockwell City Clerk Rockwell IA 114 3rd Street North 50469 641-822-4906

Swaledale City Clerk Swaledale IA 507 Main Street 50477 641-995-2360


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

Cerro Gordo County Health Department Mason IA 22 North Georgia Avenue 50401 641-421-9300


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

Dougherty Town Hall Dougherty IA 81 East Patrick Street 50433 641-794-3334

Mason City City Hall Mason IA 10 1st Street Northwest 50401 641-421-3600

Meservey Town Hall Meservey IA 428 1st Street 50457 641-358-6408

Plymouth City Hall Plymouth IA 616 Broad Street 50464 641-696-3363

Rock Falls City Hall Rock Falls IA 3 N Nottingham St 50467 641-696-3455

Rockwell City Hall Rockwell IA 114 3rd Street North 50469 641-822-4906

Swaledale City Hall Swaledale IA 402 Main Street 50477 641-995-2214

Thornton Town Hall Thornton IA 404 Main Street 50479 641-998-2415


Cerro Gordo 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 Cerro Gordo County Iowa, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Cerro Gordo 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.

Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa Mason IA 1000 4th Street Southwest 50401 641-428-7000