Hudson County Birth Records

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

Harrison Clerk Harrison NJ 318 Harrison Avenue 07029 973-268-2454

Hudson County Clerk Jersey NJ 257 Cornelison Avenue 07302 201-369-3470

Hudson County Clerk Jersey NJ 567 Pavonia Avenue 07306 201-795-6022

Jersey City Clerk Jersey NJ 280 Grove Street 07302 201-547-5150

Kearny Town Clerk Kearny NJ 402 Kearny Avenue 07032 201-955-7400

North Bergen Township Clerk North Bergen NJ 4233 John F. Kennedy Boulevard 07047 201-392-2024

Secaucus Town Clerk Secaucus NJ 1203 Paterson Plank Road 07094 201-330-1990

West New York Town Clerk West New York NJ 428 60th Street 07093 201-295-5090


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

Bayonne Health Department Bayonne NJ 630 Avenue C 07002 201-858-6113

Harrison Health Department Harrison NJ 318 Harrison Avenue 07029 973-268-2464

Hoboken Health Department Hoboken NJ 124 Adams Street 07030 201-420-2365

Jersey City Health Department Jersey NJ 1 Journal Square Plaza 07306 201-547-5169

Kearny Health Department Kearny NJ 645 Kearny Avenue 07032 201-997-0600

North Bergen Health Department North Bergen NJ 1116 43rd St 07047 201-392-2084

Secaucus Health Department Secaucus NJ 1203 Paterson Plank Road 07094 201-330-2031

Union City Health Department Union NJ 3715 Palisade Avenue 07087 201-348-5608


Hudson 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 Hudson County New Jersey, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Hudson 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 New Jersey, 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.

CarePoint Health - Bayonne Medical Center Bayonne NJ 29 East 29th Street 07002 201-858-5000

CarePoint Health - Christ Hospital Jersey NJ 176 Palisade Avenue 07306 201-795-8200

Greenville Hospital Jersey NJ 1825 John F. Kennedy Boulevard 07305 201-547-6100

Jersey City Medical Center Jersey NJ 355 Grand Street 07302 201-915-2000

Kessler Rehabilitation Corporation Bayonne NJ 21 West 25th Street 07002 201-339-4160

Kindred Pulmonary Unit Meadowlands Secaucus NJ 224 Hamburg Tpke 07470 973-636-7200

Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center Secaucus NJ 55 Meadowlands Parkway 07094 201-392-3100

Palisades Medical Center North Bergen NJ 7600 River Road 07047 201-854-5000

Provident Bank Ambulatory Center Jersey NJ 395 Grand Street 07302 201-915-2410

Union Hospital Union NJ 1000 Galloping Hill Road 07083 908-687-2076

West Hudson Hospital Kearny NJ 206 Bergen Avenue 07032 201-955-7756


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

Harrison Town Hall Harrison NJ 318 Harrison Avenue 07029 973-268-2425

Hoboken City Hall Hoboken NJ 94 Washington Street 07030 201-420-2000

Jersey City City Hall Jersey NJ 280 Grove Street 07302 201-547-5000

North Bergen Township Town Hall North Bergen NJ 4233 John F. Kennedy Boulevard 07047 201-868-8605

Secaucus Town Administrator Secaucus NJ 1203 Paterson Plank Road 07094 201-330-2008

Union City City Hall Union NJ 3715 Palisade Avenue 07087 201-348-5794


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

Jersey City Marriage Records Archive Jersey NJ 280 Grove Street 07302 201-547-5089

Weehawken Records Archive Weehawken NJ 400 Park Avenue 07086 201-319-6099