Hennepin County Birth Records

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

Corcoran City Clerk Corcoran MN 8200 County Road 116 55340 763-420-2288

Eden Prairie Clerk Eden Prairie MN 8080 Mitchell Road 55344 952-949-8414

Hennepin County Clerk Minneapolis MN 300 South 6th Street 55487 612-348-7574

Long Lake City Clerk Long Lake MN 450 Virginia Avenue 55356 952-473-6961

Minneapolis City Clerk Minneapolis MN 350 South 5th Street 55415 612-673-2215


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

Abbott Northwestern Hospital Minneapolis MN 800 East 28th Street 55407 612-863-4000

Allina Hospitals & Clinics Minneapolis MN 825 Nicollet Mall 55402 612-333-8883

Benedictine Health Center of Minneapolis Minneapolis MN 618 East 17th Street 55404 612-879-2800

Bethesda Rehabilitation Hospital Minneapolis MN 2512 South 7th Street 55454 651-326-1000

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota Minneapolis MN 2525 Chicago Avenue South 55404 612-813-6000

Courage Center Minneapolis MN 3915 Golden Valley Road 55422 763-588-0811

Fairview Health Services Minneapolis MN 2450 Riverside Avenue 55454 612-672-1900

Fairview Southdale Hospital Edina MN 6401 France Avenue South 55435 952-924-5000

Hennepin County Medical Center Minneapolis MN 730 South 8th Street 55404 612-873-3000

Methodist Hospital Minneapolis MN 6500 Excelsior Boulevard 55426 952-993-5000

Minneapolis Heart Institute - Abbott Northwestern Hospital Minneapolis MN 800 East 28th Street 55407 612-863-3900

North Memorial Medical Center Minneapolis MN 3300 Oakdale Avenue North 55422 763-520-5200

Park Nicollet Clinic—St. Louis Park St. Louis Park MN 3850 Park Nicollet Boulevard 55416 952-993-1000

Park Nicollet-Methodist Hospital Minneapolis MN 6500 Excelsior Boulevard 55426 952-993-6600

Phillips Eye Institute Minneapolis MN 2215 Park Avenue 55404 612-775-8815

Regency Minneapolis Minneapolis MN 1300 Hidden Lakes Parkway 55422 763-588-2750

Shriners Hospitals for Children® — Twin Cities Minneapolis MN 2025 East River Parkway 55414 612-596-6100

University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital Minneapolis MN 2450 Riverside Avenue 55454 612-365-1000

University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital Minneapolis MN 2450 Riverside Avenue 55455 612-365-1000

VA Midwest Health Care Network (VISN 23) Minneapolis MN 5445 Minnehaha Avenue 55417 612-725-1968

Va Medical Center Minneapolis MN 1 Veterans Drive 55417 612-725-2000


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

Champlin City Hall Champlin MN 11955 Champlin Drive 55316 763-421-1955

Hanover City Hall Hanover MN 11250 5th St NE 55341 763-497-3777

Hassan Town Hall Rogers MN 22350 South Diamond Lake Road 55374 763-428-4100

Head Start Town Hall Minneapolis MN 8500 Zane Avenue North 55443 763-425-7422

Hopkins City Hall Hopkins MN 1010 1st Street South 55343 952-935-8474

Long Lake City Hall Long Lake MN 450 Virginia Avenue 55356 952-473-6961

Loretto City Hall Loretto MN 259 North Medina Street 55357 763-479-4305

Maple Plain City Hall Maple Plain MN 1620 Maple Avenue 55359 763-479-0515

Minneapolis City Hall Minneapolis MN 350 South 5th Street 55415 612-673-3000

Minnetonka City Hall Minnetonka MN 14600 Minnetonka Boulevard 55345 952-939-8200

Osseo City Hall Osseo MN 415 Central Avenue 55369 763-425-2624

Rogers City Hall Rogers MN 22350 South Diamond Lake Road 55374 763-428-2253

Saint Bonifacius City Hall St. Bonifacius MN 8655 Kennedy Memorial Drive 55375 952-446-9572

Spring Park City Hall Spring Park MN 4349 Warren Avenue 55384 952-471-9051

Tonka Bay City Hall Excelsior MN 4901 Manitou Road 55331 952-474-7994

Wayzata City Hall Wayzata MN 600 Rice St E 55391 952-404-5300


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

Hennepin County Health Department Minneapolis MN 525 Portland Avenue 55415 612-348-3925

Minneapolis City Health Department Minneapolis MN 250 South 4th Street 55415 612-673-2963


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

Hennepin County Public Records Archive Minneapolis MN 300 South 6th Street 55487 612-348-5139

Minneapolis Minnesota University Archive Minneapolis MN 222 21st Avenue South 55455 612-624-0562

Minneapolis Student Records Archive Minneapolis MN 807 Broadway Street Northeast 55413 612-668-3700