Florence County Birth Records

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

Florence County Clerk Florence SC 180 North Irby Street 29501 843-665-3031

Johnsonville Clerk Johnsonville SC 111 West Broadway Street 29555 843-386-2069

Olanta Town Clerk Olanta SC 365 MAGNOLIA Ave 29114 843-396-4301


Florence 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 Florence County South Carolina, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Florence 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 South Carolina, 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.

Carolinas Hospital System Florence SC 805 Pamplico Highway 29505 843-674-5000

McLeod Health & Fitness Center Florence SC 2437 Willwood Drive 29501 843-777-3000

Palmetto Behavioral Health Florence SC 601 Gregg Avenue 29501 843-667-0644


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

Coward City Hall Coward SC 3720 U.s. 52 29530 843-389-2585

Lake City City Hall Lake SC 202 Kelley Street 29560 843-374-5421

Olanta Town Hall Olanta SC 365 Magnolia Avenue 29114 843-396-4301

Pamplico Town Hall Scranton SC 180 East Main Street 29591 843-493-5551

Quinby Town Hall Quinby SC 80 Dogwood Lane 29506 843-669-3031

Scranton Town Hall Scranton SC 1818 U.s. 52 29591 843-389-2222


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

Florence County Health Department Florence SC 1705 West Evans Street 29501 843-661-4728

Florence County Health Department Florence SC 145 East Cheves Street 29506 843-661-4835

South Carolina State Health Department Florence SC 125 East Cheves Street 29506 843-317-4073