Riley County Birth Records

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

Leonardville City Clerk Leonardville KS 118 Erpelding Street 66449 785-293-5211

Manhattan City Clerk Manhattan KS 1101 Poyntz Avenue 66502 785-587-2407

Ogden City Clerk Ogden KS 222 Riley Avenue 66517 785-539-0311

Riley County Clerk Manhattan KS 100 Courthouse Plaza 66502 785-537-6300


Riley 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 Riley County Kansas, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Riley 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 Kansas, 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.

Lafene Student Health Center: Smith David Merri MD Manhattan KS 1105 Sunset Avenue 66502 785-532-6544

Manhattan Surgical Hospital Manhattan KS 1829 College Avenue 66502 785-776-5100

Mercy Regional Health Center Manhattan KS 1823 College Avenue 66502 785-776-2831


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

Riley County Health Department Manhattan KS 2030 Tecumseh Road 66502 785-776-4779