Queens County Birth Records

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

Kew Garden Clerk Kew Gardens NY 12501 Queens Boulevard 11415 718-298-1400

Queens County Clerk Jamaica NY 88-11 Sutphin Boulevard 11435 718-298-0600


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

Elmhurst Hospital Center New York NY 79-01 Broadway 11373 718-334-4000

Flushing Hospital Medical Center Flushing NY 4500 Parsons Boulevard 11355 718-670-5000

Forest Hills Hospital Forest Hills NY 102-01 66th Road 11375 718-830-4000

Greenwich Hospital Draw Sta Flushing NY 90-02 Queens Boulevard 11373 914-937-4029

Holliswood Hospital Jamaica NY 87-37 Palermo Street 11423 718-776-8181

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center Richmond Hill NY 8900 Van Wyck Expressway 11418 718-206-6000

Mary Immaculate Hospital Woodhaven NY 152-11 89th Avenue 11421 718-558-2000

Mount Sinai Hospital Queens Astoria NY 25-10 30th Avenue 11102 718-932-1000

NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens Flushing NY 56-45 Main Street 11355 718-670-2000

Peninsula Hospital Center Gns Far Rockaway NY 51-15 Beach Channel Drive 11691 718-734-2252

Queens Hospital Center Jamaica NY 82-68 164th Street 11432 718-883-3000

Queens Hospital Center Jamaica NY 8268 164th Street 11432 718-883-3000

St Mary's Hospital-Children: Yadoo Moshe MD Bayside NY 29-01 216th Street 11360 718-281-8800

St. John's Episcopal Hospital Far Rockaway NY 327 Beach 19th Street 11691 718-869-7000

Zucker Hillside Hospital Glen Oaks NY 75-59 263rd Street 11004 718-470-8100


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

Flushing Town Hall Flushing NY 13735 Northern Boulevard 11354 718-463-7700


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

Jamaica Land Records Archive Jamaica NY 14406 94th Avenue 11435 718-298-7200


The Queens County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the New York, Queens County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Queens County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Queens 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 Queens County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

New York City Health Department Astoria NY 1839 42nd St 11105 718-267-2170

New York City Health Department Long Island City NY 4209 28th Street 11101 347-396-2600

New York Health Department Flushing NY 853 Onderdonk Avenue 11385 718-381-8343

Rockaway Health Department Far Rockaway NY 6710 Rockaway Beach Boulevard 11692 718-474-2100