Dakota County Birth Records

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

Burnsville City Clerk Burnsville MN 100 Civic Center Parkway 55337 952-895-4490

Dakota County Clerk Hastings MN 1560 Highway 55 55033 651-438-8100

Inver Grove Heights City Clerk Inver Grove Heights MN 8150 Barbara Ave 55077 651-450-2513


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

Burnsville City Hall Burnsville MN 100 Civic Center Parkway 55337 952-895-4400

Farmington City Hall Farmington MN 114 Spruce Street 55024 651-280-6960

Hampton City Hall Hampton MN 5370 Lincoln Street 55031 651-437-8846

Hastings City Hall Hastings MN 101 4th Street East 55033 651-480-2350

Inver Grove Heights City Hall Inver Grove Heights MN 8150 Barbara Ave 55077 651-450-2500

Lakeville City Hall Lakeville MN 20195 Holyoke Avenue 55044 952-985-4400

Marshan Town Hall Hastings MN 12497 205th Street East 55033 651-437-2059

Randolph City Hall Randolph MN 4365 292nd Street East 55065 507-645-7492

Rosemount City Hall Rosemount MN 2875 145th Street West 55068 651-423-4411

Vermillion City Hall Vermillion MN 105 Main Street East 55085 651-437-8163


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

Dakota County Health Department Apple Valley MN 14955 Galaxie Avenue 55124 952-891-7500

Dakota County Health Department West Saint Paul MN 1 West Mendota Road 55118 651-554-6100


Dakota 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 Dakota County Minnesota, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Dakota 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 Minnesota, 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.

Fairview Ridges Hospital Burnsville MN 201 East Nicollet Boulevard 55337 952-892-2000

Northfield Hospital Northfield MN 2000 North Avenue 55057 507-646-1000

Regina Medical Center Hastings MN 1285 Nininger Road 55033 651-480-4100