Blair County Birth Records

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

Altoona City Clerk Altoona PA 1301 12th Street 16601 814-949-2486

Blair County Clerk Hollidaysburg PA 423 Allegheny Street 16648 814-693-3000


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

Altoona Health Department Altoona PA 615 Howard Avenue 16601 814-946-7300


Blair 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 Blair County Pennsylvania, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Blair 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 Pennsylvania, 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.

Bon Secours Holy Family Hospital Altoona PA 620 Howard Avenue 16601 814-889-2011

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altoona Altoona PA 2005 Valley View Boulevard 16602 800-873-4220

James E. Van Zandt VA Medical Center Altoona PA 2907 Pleasant Valley Boulevard 16602 877-626-2500

Nason Hospital Roaring Spring PA 105 Nason Drive 16673 814-224-2141

Tyrone Hospital Tyrone PA 221 Hospital Drive 16686 814-684-1255

UPMC Altoona Altoona PA 620 Howard Avenue 16601 800-946-1902