Linn County Birth Records

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

Linn County Clerk of Court Cedar Rapids IA 50 3rd Avenue Bridge 52401 319-398-3411

Marion City Clerk Marion IA 1225 6th Avenue 52302 319-743-6350

Springville City Clerk Springville IA 304 Broadway Street 52336 319-854-6428


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

Alburnett City Hall Alburnett IA 103 North Main Avenue 52202 319-842-2692

Cedar Rapids City Hall Cedar Rapids IA 101 1st Street Southeast 52401 319-286-5051

Center Point City Hall Center Point IA 200 Franklin Street 52213 319-849-1508

Central City City Hall Central IA 137 North 4th Street 52214 319-438-1713

Coggon City Town Hall Coggon IA 118 East Main Street 52218 319-435-2314

Ely City Hall Ely IA 1570 Rowley Street 52227 319-848-4103

Fairfax City Hall Fairfax IA 525 Vanderbilt Street 52228 319-846-2204

Hiawatha City Hall Hiawatha IA 101 Emmons Street 52233 319-393-1515

Marion City Hall Marion IA 1225 6th Avenue 52302 319-743-6301

Mt Vernon City Hall Mount Vernon IA 213 1st Street West 52314 319-895-8742

Palo City Hall Palo IA 2800 Hollenbeck Rd 52324 319-851-2731

Palo City Hall Palo IA 1006 1st Street 52324 319-851-2731

Prairieburg City Hall Prairieburg IA 109 West Main Street 52219 319-437-1444

Robins City Hall Robins IA 225 South 2nd Street 52328 319-536-0590

Robins Town Hall Robins IA 265 South 2nd Street 52328 319-393-0588

Springville City Hall Springville IA 304 Broadway Street 52336 319-854-6428

Walker City Hall Walker IA 408 Rowley Street 52352 319-448-4359


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

Health Enterprises of Iowa Cedar Rapids IA 5825 Dry Creek Lane Northeast 52402 319-368-3619

Mercy Medical Center Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids IA 701 10th Street Southeast 52403 319-398-6011

St. Luke's Hospital Emergency Room Cedar Rapids IA 1026 A Avenue Northeast 52402 319-369-7105


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

Linn County Health Department Cedar Rapids IA 501 13th Street Northwest 52405 319-892-6000


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

Marion Police Records Archive Marion IA 3911 Katz Drive 52302 319-377-7889