Polk County Birth Records

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

Polk County Clerk Bolivar MO 102 East Broadway Street 65613 417-326-4031


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

Bolivar City Hall Bolivar MO 345 South Main Avenue 65613 417-326-2489

Fair Play City Hall Fair Play MO 304 West 1st Street 65649 417-654-2518

Morrisville City Hall Morrisville MO 1132 West Elm Street 65710 417-376-3500

Pleasant Hope City Hall Pleasant Hope MO 116 North Main Street 65725 417-267-2112


Polk 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 Polk County Missouri, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Polk 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 Missouri, 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.

Citizens Memorial Healthcare Bolivar MO 1500 North Oakland Avenue 65613 417-326-6000