Benton County Birth Records (Minnesota)

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

Benton County Clerk Foley MN 615 Highway 23 56329 320-968-5205


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

Benton County Public Health Foley MN 531 Dewey Street 56329 320-968-5160


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

Brockway Town Hall Rice MN 43710 85th Avenue 56367 320-393-3770

Foley City Hall Foley MN 251 4th Avenue North 56329 320-968-7260

Gilman City Hall Foley MN 10371 Golden Spike Road Northeast 56329 320-387-2789

Rice City Hall Rice MN 205 East Main Street 56367 320-393-2280

Sauk Rapids City Hall Sauk Rapids MN 360 Summit Avenue North 56379 320-253-7780