Lake County Birth Records

Search for Lake County IL 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 Lake County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Lake 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 Illinois birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for an IL 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 Lake County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Cuba Township Clerk Barrington IL 28000 W Cuba Rd 60010 847-381-1120

Grayslake Village Clerk Grayslake IL 33 South Whitney Street 60030 847-223-2341

Island Lake Village Clerk Island Lake IL 3720 Greenleaf Avenue 60042 847-526-8764

Lake County Clerk Waukegan IL 18 North County Street 60085 847-377-2308

Libertyville Clerk Libertyville IL 359 Merrill Court 60048 847-816-6800

Mundelein Clerk Mundelein IL 440 East Hawley Street 60060 847-949-3214

Warren Township Clerk Gurnee IL 17801 West Washington Street 60031 847-244-1101

Waukegan City Clerk Waukegan IL 100 North Martin Luther King Junior Avenue 60085 847-599-2513

West Deerfield Town Clerk Deerfield IL 601 Deerfield Road 60015 847-945-0614


Lake 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 Lake County Illinois, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Lake 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 Illinois, 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.

Advocate Condell Medical Center Libertyville IL 801 South Milwaukee Avenue 60048 847-362-2900

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Barrington IL 450 Route 22 60010 847-381-9600

Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Zion IL 2520 Elisha Avenue 60099 800-322-9183

Highland Park Hospital Highland Park IL 777 Park Avenue West 60035 847-432-8000

Lake Forest Hospital Lake Forest IL 660 North Westmoreland Road 60045 847-234-5600

Midwestern Regional Medical Center Zion IL 2520 Elisha Avenue 60099 847-872-4561

Naval Health Clinic Great Lakes Waukegan IL 3001 6th Street 60085 847-688-7500

Naval Reserve Fleet Hospital Great Lakes Great Lakes IL 530 Farragut Ave 60088 847-688-5591

Victory Memorial Hospital Waukegan IL 1324 North Sheridan Road 60085 847-360-4190

Vista Health Systems Waukegan IL 1324 North Sheridan Road 60085 847-360-3000

Vista Medical Center West Waukegan IL 2615 Washington Street 60085 847-249-3900


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

Highland Park City Hall Highland Park IL 1707 Saint Johns Avenue 60035 847-432-0800

Highwood City Hall Highwood IL 17 Highwood Avenue 60040 847-432-1924

Lake Forest City Hall Lake Forest IL 110 East Laurel Avenue 60045 847-234-2600

Lake Zurich Town Hall Lake Zurich IL 70 East Main Street 60047 847-540-1683

North Chicago City Hall North Chicago IL 1850 Lewis Avenue 60064 847-596-8780

Waukegan City Hall Waukegan IL 100 North Martin Luther King Junior Avenue 60085 847-599-2500

Zion City Hall Zion IL 2828 Sheridan Road 60099 847-746-4000


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

Lake County Birth Death & Marriage Records Archive Waukegan IL 18 North County Street 60085 847-377-2411

Lake Zurich Police Records Archive Lake Zurich IL 200 Mohawk Trail 60047 847-540-3251


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

Lake County Health Department Lake Villa IL 121 Grand Avenue 60046 847-377-7780

Lake County Health Department Libertyville IL 18698 West Peterson Road 60048 847-949-9925

Lake County Health Department Vernon Hills IL 24647 North Milwaukee Avenue 60061 847-478-5510

Lake County Health Department Waukegan IL 3012 Grand Avenue 60085 847-377-8090

Lake County Health Department Zion IL 1819 27th Street 60099 847-872-1918

North Chicago Health Department North Chicago IL 1850 Lewis Avenue 60064 847-596-8652