Cuyahoga County Birth Records

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

Bainbridge Township Clerk Chagrin Falls OH 17826 Chillicothe Road 44023 440-543-9871

Bay Village Clerk Bay Village OH 350 Dover Center Road 44140 440-899-3406

Beachwood Clerk Beachwood OH 25325 Fairmount Boulevard 44122 216-595-5462

Brecksville Clerk Brecksville OH 9069 Brecksville Road 44141 440-526-2620

Broadview Clerk Broadview Heights OH 9543 Broadview Road 44147 440-526-3950

Cuyahoga County Clerk Cleveland OH 1200 Ontario Street 44113 216-443-7952

East Cleveland Clerk East Cleveland OH 14340 Euclid Avenue 44112 216-451-5900

Independence Clerk Independence OH 6800 Brecksville Road 44131 216-524-1008

Rocky River Clerk Rocky River OH 21012 Hilliard Boulevard 44116 440-895-0060


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

Bay Village City Hall Bay Village OH 350 Dover Center Road 44140 440-871-2200

Beachwood City Hall Beachwood OH 25325 Fairmount Boulevard 44122 216-464-1070

Bedford City Hall Bedford OH 165 Center Road 44146 440-232-1600

Berea City Hall Berea OH 11 Berea Commons 44017 440-826-5800

Brecksville City Hall Brecksville OH 9069 Brecksville Rd 44141 440-526-4351

Broadview Heights City Hall Broadview Heights OH 9543 Broadview Road 44147 440-526-4357

Cleveland City Hall Warrensville Heights OH 19700 South Miles Road 44128 216-587-6570

Euclid City Hall Euclid OH 585 East 222nd Street 44123 216-289-2700

Independence City Hall Cleveland OH 6800 Brecksville Road 44131 216-524-4131

Lakewood City Hall Lakewood OH 12650 Detroit Avenue 44107 216-521-7580

Maple Heights City Hall Maple Heights OH 5353 Lee Road 44137 216-662-6000

Mayfield Town Hall Cleveland OH 6622 Wilson Mills Rd 44143 440-461-2210

Moreland Hills Town Hall Moreland Hills OH 4350 Som Center Road 44022 440-248-1188

North Olmsted City Hall North Olmsted OH 5200 Dover Center Road 44070 440-777-8000

North Randall Town Hall North Randall OH 21937 Miles Road 44128 216-662-0430

North Royalton City Hall North Royalton OH 13834 Ridge Road 44133 440-237-5686

Olmsted Falls City Hall Olmsted Falls OH 26100 Bagley Road 44138 440-235-5550

Olmsted Township Town Hall Olmsted Falls OH 26900 Cook Road 44138 440-235-3051

Rocky River City Hall Rocky River OH 21012 Hilliard Boulevard 44116 440-331-0600


Cuyahoga 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 Cuyahoga County Ohio, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Cuyahoga 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 Ohio, 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.

Brecksville VA Medical Center Brecksville OH 10000 Brecksville Road 44141 440-526-3030

Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital Rehabilitation Center Cleveland OH 2801 Martin Luther King Junior Drive 44104 216-448-6400

Cleveland Clinic Hospital Cleveland OH 9500 Euclid Avenue 44195 216-444-2200

Cleveland Va Medical Center: Elgudin Yakov L MD Cleveland OH 10701 East Boulevard 44106 216-791-3800

Cole Eye Institute Cleveland OH 2022 East 105th Street 44106 216-444-2020

Euclid Hospital Euclid OH 18901 Lakeshore Boulevard 44119 216-531-9000

Fairview Hospital Cleveland OH 18101 Lorain Avenue 44111 216-476-7000

Grace Hospital Cleveland OH 2307 West 14th Street 44113 216-456-3880

Hillcrest Hospital Mayfield Heights OH 6780 Mayfield Road 44124 440-312-4500

Huron Hospital East Cleveland OH 13951 Terrace Road 44112 216-761-3300

Kindred Hospital Cleveland Cleveland OH 11900 Fairhill Road 44120 216-983-8030

Lakewood Hospital Lakewood OH 14519 Detroit Avenue 44107 216-521-4200

Lutheran Hospital Cleveland OH 1730 West 25th Street 44113 216-696-4300

MacDonald Women's Hospital Cleveland OH 11100 Euclid Avenue 44106 216-844-3941

Marymount Hospital Garfield Heights OH 12300 McCracken Road 44125 216-581-0500

Mount Sinai Health Care System Cleveland OH 11000 Euclid Avenue 44106 216-421-5500

Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital Cleveland OH 11100 Euclid Avenue 44106 216-844-1000


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

Cleveland Health Department Cleveland OH 1925 Saint Clair Avenue Northeast 44114 216-664-2324

Cleveland Heights Health Department Cleveland Heights OH 40 Severance Circle 44118 216-291-3501


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

Cleveland Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Archive Cleveland OH 2809 Woodland Avenue 44115 216-515-1956

Cuyahoga County Archive Cleveland OH 2905 Franklin Boulevard 44113 216-443-7250

Lakewood Police Records Archive Lakewood OH 12650 Detroit Avenue 44107 216-529-6785