Winnebago County Birth Records

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

Buffalo Center City Clerk Buffalo Center IA 201 2nd Avenue Southwest 50424 641-562-2505

Thompson Clerk Thompson IA 167 2nd Avenue 50478 641-584-2785

Winnebago County Clerk Forest IA 126 South Clark Street 50436 641-585-4520


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

Forest City Hall Forest IA 305 North Clark Street 50436 641-585-3574

Lake Mills City Hall Lake Mills IA 105 West Main Street 50450 641-592-3251

Leland City Hall Leland IA 316 Walnut Street 50453 641-567-3330

Rake City Town Hall Buffalo Center IA 101 Grace Street 50424 641-566-3735


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

Winnebago County Health Department Forest IA 216 S 4th St 50436 641-585-4763