Summit County Birth Records

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

Barberton Clerk Barberton OH 576 West Park Avenue 44203 330-753-2261

Cuyahoga Falls Clerk Cuyahoga Falls OH 2310 2nd Street 44221 330-971-8110

Stow Clerk Stow OH 3760 Darrow Road 44224 330-689-2859

Summit Clerk Northfield OH 10333 Northfield Road 44067 330-908-0549

Summit County Clerk Akron OH 205 South High Street 44308 330-643-2211

Summitt County Clerk Akron OH 620 Ridgewood Road 44333 330-665-0510


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

Akron Children's Hospital Akron OH 1 Perkins Square 44308 330-543-1000

Akron General Medical Center Akron OH 1 General Street 44305 330-344-6000

Edwin Shaw Hospital for Rehabilitation Akron OH 585 White Pond Drive 44320 330-784-8229

Summa Barberton Hospital Barberton OH 155 5th Street Northeast 44203 330-615-3000

Summa Health System Akron OH 525 East Market Street 44304 330-375-3000

Summa-Barberton Hospital: Chae Clara J MD Barberton OH 201 5th Street Northeast 44203 330-615-3000


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

Akron City Hall Akron OH 3864 West Bath Road 44333 330-666-4007

Akron Town Hall Akron OH 68 Portage Lakes Drive 44319 330-644-0785

Cuyahoga Falls City Hall Cuyahoga Falls OH 2310 2nd Street 44221 234-352-1000

Fairlawn City Hall Fairlawn OH 3487 South Smith Road 44333 330-668-9500

Hudson Town Hall Hudson OH 27 East Main Street 44236 330-650-1799

Macedonia City Hall Macedonia OH 9691 Valley View Road 44056 330-468-8300

Northfield Center Town Hall Northfield OH 9546 Brandywine Road 44067 330-467-7646

Peninsula Town Hall Peninsula OH 1582 Main Street 44264 330-657-2151

Richfield Town Hall Richfield OH 4410 W Streetsboro Rd 44286 330-659-4700

Sagamore Hills Township Town Hall Northfield OH 11551 Valley View Road 44067 330-467-0900

Stow City Hall Stow OH 3760 Darrow Rd 44224 330-689-2700

Twinsburg City Hall Twinsburg OH 10075 Ravenna Road 44087 330-425-7161

Twinsburg Town Hall Twinsburg OH 1790 Enterprise Parkway 44087 330-425-4497


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

Akron Health Department Akron OH 161 South High Street 44308 330-643-1300

Barberton Health Department Barberton OH 571 West Tuscarawas Avenue 44203 330-745-6067

Summit County Health Department Cuyahoga Falls OH 1100 Graham Road 44224 330-923-4891

Summit County Health Department Macedonia OH 781 East Aurora Road 44056 330-908-0070

Summit County Health Department Twinsburg OH 8776 Harvard Road 44087 330-425-2699