Colfax County Birth Records

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

Colfax County Clerk Raton NM 230 North 3rd Street 87740 575-445-5551


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

Eagle Nest City Hall Eagle Nest NM 151 Willow Creek Drive 87718 575-377-2486

Maxwell City Hall Maxwell NM 316 Maxwell Avenue 87728 575-375-2752

Raton City Hall Raton NM 224 Savage Avenue 87740 575-445-9551


Colfax 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 Colfax County New Mexico, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Colfax 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 Mexico, 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.

Miners' Colfax Medical Center Raton NM 203 Hospital Drive 87740 575-445-3661