Buffalo County Birth Records

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

Buffalo County Clerk Kearney NE 1512 Central Avenue 68847 308-236-1226


Buffalo 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 Buffalo County Nebraska, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Buffalo 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 Nebraska, 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.

CHI Health Good Samaritan Kearney NE 10 East 31st Street 68847 308-865-7100

Fresenius Medical Care at Good Samaritan Hospital Kearney NE 10 East 31st Street 68847 308-865-7100

Richard H. Young Hospital Kearney NE 1755 Prairie View Place 68845 308-865-2000

Sentinel Healthcare System Kearney NE 2605 2nd Avenue 68847 308-865-2706


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

Gibbon City Hall Gibbon NE 715 Front Street 68840 308-468-6118

Ravenna City Hall Ravenna NE 416 Grand Avenue 68869 308-452-3273

Shelton City Hall Shelton NE 219 C Street 68876 308-647-5484


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

Nebraska Health Department Kearney NE 24 West 16th Street 68847 308-865-5592