Bronx County Birth Records

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

Bronx County Clerk Bronx NY 851 Grand Concourse 10451 718-590-3646

Bronx County Clerk New York NY 851 Grand Concourse 10451 866-797-7214


Bronx 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 Bronx County New York, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Bronx 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 York, 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.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine NY 1300 Morris Park Avenue 10461 718-430-2000

Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Morrisania NY 1276 Fulton Avenue 10456 718-590-1800

Calvary Hospital NY 1740 Eastchester Road 10461 718-518-2000

Jacobi Medical Center NY 1400 Pelham Parkway South 10461 718-918-5000

James J. Peters VA Medical Center: Garrison Sarah MD New York NY 130 West Kingsbridge Road 10468 718-584-9000

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center New York NY 34 East 149th Street 10451 718-579-5000

Morrisania Diagnostic & Treatment Center New York NY 1225 Gerard Avenue 10452 718-960-2777

New York Westchester Square Medical Center Bronx NY 2475 St Raymond Ave 10461 718-430-7300

Saint Barnabas Hospital Bronx NY 4422 3rd Ave 10457 718-960-9000

VA NY-NJ Veterans Healthcare System (VISN3) New York NY 130 West Kingsbridge Road 10468 718-741-4110


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

Bronx Health Department Bronx NY 1309 Fulton Ave 10456 718-579-8164