Rio Arriba County Birth Records

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

Rio Arriba County Clerk Española NM 1122 Industrial Park Road 87532 505-753-1780

Rio Arriba County Clerk Tierra Amarilla NM PO Box 158 87575 575-588-7724


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

Chama City Hall Chama NM 299 4th Street 87520 575-756-2184

Espanola City Hall Española NM 405 North Paseo De Onate 87532 505-747-6100


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

Espanola Health Department Española NM 2010 Industrial Park Road 87532 505-753-2794

New Mexico State Health Department Española NM 30 County Road 8 87532 505-753-7991


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

Presbyterian Española Hospital Española NM 1010 Spruce Street 87532 505-753-7111