Fayette County Birth Records

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

Arlington City Clerk Arlington IA 755 Main Street 50606 563-633-2345

Clermont City Clerk West Union IA 220 North Industrial Parkway 52175 563-422-3234

Fayette County Clerk of Court West Union IA 114 North Vine Street 52175 563-422-5694

Hawkeye City Clerk Hawkeye IA 104 S 2ND St 52147 563-427-4830

Maynard City Clerk Maynard IA 135 3rd Street South 50655 563-637-2269

St Lucas City Clerk St. Lucas IA 101 W MAIN St 52166 563-778-2737

Westgate City Clerk Westgate IA 104 North Cass Street 50681 563-578-3258


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

Clermont City Hall Clermont IA 505 Larrabee Street 52135 563-423-7295

Elgin City Hall Elgin IA 212 Main St 52141 563-426-5998

Oelwein City Hall Oelwein IA 20 2nd Avenue Southwest 50662 319-283-5440

Wadena City Hall Wadena IA 136 South Mill Street 52169 563-774-2875

West Union City Hall West Union IA 612 Iowa 150 52175 563-422-3320


The Fayette County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the Iowa, Fayette County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Fayette County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Fayette 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 Fayette County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Fayette County Health Department West Union IA 200 West Jefferson Street 52175 563-422-3875


Fayette 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 Fayette County Iowa, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Fayette 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 Hospital of Franciscan Sisters Oelwein IA 129 8th Avenue Southeast 50662 319-283-6000

Palmer Lutheran Health Center West Union IA 112 West Jefferson Street 52175 563-422-3811