Oakland County Birth Records

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

Auburn Hills City Clerk Auburn Hills MI 1827 North Squirrel Road 48326 248-370-9402

Birmingham Clerk Birmingham MI 151 Martin Street 48009 248-644-1800

Hazel Park City Clerk Hazel Park MI 111 East 9 Mile Road 48030 248-546-4098

Leonard Village Clerk Leonard MI 23 East Elmwood Street 48367 248-628-7380

Madison Heights Clerk Madison Heights MI 300 West 13 Mile Road 48071 248-583-0826

Milford Clerk Milford MI 1100 Atlantic Street 48381 248-684-1515

Novi City Clerk Novi MI 45175 West 10 Mile Road 48375 248-347-0460

Oak Park City Clerk Oak Park MI 13600 Oak Park Boulevard 48237 248-691-7540

Oakland County Clerk Pontiac MI 1200 North Telegraph Road 48341 248-858-0561

Oxford Village Clerk Oxford MI 22 West Burdick Street 48371 248-628-2543

Pontiac City Clerk Pontiac MI 47450 Woodward Avenue 48342 248-758-3200

Rochester Clerks Rochester MI 400 6th Street 48307 248-651-9061

Royal Oak City Clerk Royal Oak MI 211 Williams Street 48067 248-246-3050

Troy City Clerk Troy MI 500 West Big Beaver Road 48084 248-524-3316


Oakland 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 Oakland County Michigan, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Oakland 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 Michigan, 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.

Beaumont Hospital – Farmington Hills Farmington Hills MI 28050 Grand River Avenue 48336 248-471-8000

Beaumont Hospital – Royal Oak Royal Oak MI 3601 West 13 Mile Road 48073 248-898-5000

Beaumont Hospital – Troy Troy MI 44201 Dequindre Road 48085 248-964-5000

Crittenton Hospital Rochester MI 1101 West University Drive 48307 248-652-5000

Doctors' Hospital of Michigan Pontiac MI 461 West Huron Street 48341 248-857-7200

Havenwyck Hospital Auburn Hills MI 1525 University Drive 48326 248-373-9200

Henry Ford Kingswood Hospital Ferndale MI 10300 West Eight Mile Road 48220 248-398-3200

Henry Ford Medical Center - Columbus Novi MI 39450 Twelve Mile Road 48377 248-344-6688

Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital West Bloomfield MI 6777 West Maple Road 48322 248-661-4100

Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital Commerce MI 1 William Carls Drive 48382 248-937-3300

Oakland Regional Hospital Southfield MI 22401 Foster Winter Drive 48075 248-423-5100

POH Regional Medical Center Pontiac MI 50 North Perry Street 48342 248-338-5000

Providence-Providence Park Hospital, Southfield Campus Southfield MI 16001 West Nine Mile Road 48075 248-849-3000

St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Madison Heights Campus Madison Heights MI 27351 Dequindre Road 48071 248-967-7000

St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Pontiac MI 44405 Woodward Avenue 48341 248-858-3000


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

Berkley City Hall Berkley MI 3338 Coolidge Highway 48072 248-658-3300

Bloomfield Hills City Hall Bloomfield Hills MI 45 East Long Lake Road 48304 248-644-1520

Clawson City Hall Clawson MI 425 North Main Street 48017 248-435-4500

Ferndale City Hall Ferndale MI 1201 Livernois St 48220 248-544-6767

Hazel Park City Hall Hazel Park MI 111 East 9 Mile Road 48030 248-546-7000

Keego Harbor City Hall Keego Harbor MI 2025 Beechmont Street 48320 248-682-1930

Madison Heights City Hall Madison Heights MI 300 West 13 Mile Road 48071 248-588-1200

Novi City Hall Novi MI 45175 West 10 Mile Road 48375 248-347-0485

Oak Park City Hall Oak Park MI 13600 Oak Park Boulevard 48237 248-691-7400

Pleasant Ridge City Hall Pleasant Ridge MI 23925 Woodward Avenue 48069 248-541-2900

Pontiac City Hall Pontiac MI 47450 Woodward Avenue 48342 248-758-3200

Rochester City Hall Rochester MI 400 6th Street 48307 248-651-9061

Royal Oak City Hall Royal Oak MI 211 Williams Street 48067 248-246-3050

South Lyon City Hall South Lyon MI 335 South Warren Street 48178 248-437-1735

Troy City Hall Troy MI 500 West Big Beaver Road 48084 248-524-3300


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

Ferndale City Police Records Archive Ferndale MI 310 East 9 Mile Road 48220 248-546-2388

Madison Heights Police Records Archive Madison Heights MI 280 West 13 Mile Road 48071 248-585-9225

Oak Park Public Safety Records Archive Oak Park MI 13600 Oak Park Boulevard 48237 248-691-7526

Pontiac Birth & Death Records Archive Pontiac MI 47450 Woodward Avenue 48342 248-857-7619


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

Oakland County Health Department Pontiac MI 1200 North Telegraph Road 48341 248-858-1280

Oakland County Health Department Southfield MI 27725 Greenfield Road 48076 248-424-7000