Scott County Birth Records

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

Miner Clerk Miner MO 2610 East Malone Avenue 63801 573-471-8512

Scott County Clerk Benton MO 131 North Winchester Street 63736 573-545-3549


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

Benton City Hall Benton MO 31 East North Street 63736 573-545-3558

Chaffee City Hall Chaffee MO 222 West Yoakum Avenue 63740 573-887-3558

Oran City Hall Oran MO 118 Mountain Street 63771 573-262-3942

Scott City City Hall Scott MO 215 Chester Avenue 63780 573-264-2157

Sikeston City Hall Sikeston MO 105 East Center Street 63801 573-471-2512

Vanduser City Hall Vanduser MO 901 Vanduser Street 63784 573-471-7662


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

Missouri Delta Medical Center Sikeston MO 1008 North Main Street 63801 573-471-1600


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

Scott County Health Department Sikeston MO 919 East Malone Avenue 63801 573-471-4044