Plymouth County Birth Records (Iowa)

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

Akron City Clerk Akron IA 220 Reed Street 51001 712-568-2041

Hinton City Clerk Hinton IA 205 West Main Street 51024 712-947-4129

Kingsley Town Clerk Kingsley IA 222 Main Street 51028 712-378-3601

Plymouth County Clerk Le Mars IA 215 4th Avenue Southeast 51031 712-546-4215

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

Floyd Valley Community Health Le Mars IA 714 Lincoln Street Northeast 51031 712-546-3335


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

Floyd Valley Hospital Le Mars IA 714 Lincoln Street Northeast 51031 712-546-7871


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

Le Mars City Hall Le Mars IA 40 Central Avenue South 51031 712-546-7018

Merrill City Hall Merrill IA 321 4th Street 51038 712-938-2514

Remsen City Hall Remsen IA 8 West 2nd Street 51050 712-786-3255