Platte County Birth Records

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

Columbus Clerk Columbus NE 2424 14th Street 68601 402-562-4260

Lindsay Clerk Lindsay NE 121 Pine Street 68644 402-428-4010

Platte County Clerk Columbus NE PO Box 538 68602 402-563-4905


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

Columbus Community Hospital Columbus NE 4600 38th Street 68601 402-564-7118