Cameron County Birth Records

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

Cameron County Clerk Brownsville TX 964 East Harrison Street 78520 956-544-0815


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

Brownsville City Health Department Olmito TX 416 Farm to Market Road 511 78575 956-544-7351

Brownsville Health Department Brownsville TX 1034 East Levee Street 78520 956-542-3437

Cameron County Health Department San Benito TX 1390 West Expressway 83 78586 956-247-3685

Cameron County Health Department Port Isabel TX 142 Champion Avenue 78578 956-943-1300


Cameron 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 Cameron County Texas, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Cameron 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 Texas, 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.

Brownsville Medical Center Brownsville TX 1040 West Jefferson Street 78520 956-698-5400

Harlingen Medical Center Harlingen TX 5501 U.S. Highway 77 78550 956-365-1000

Solara Hospital Brownsville TX 333 Lorenaly Drive 78526 956-546-0808

Solara Hospital of Harlingen Harlingen TX 508 Victoria Lane 78550 956-425-9600

South Texas Rehabilitation Hospital Brownsville TX 425 East Alton Gloor Boulevard 78526 956-554-6000

Valley Baptist Medical Center Harlingen TX 2101 Pease Street 78550 956-389-1100

Valley Regional Medical Center Brownsville TX 100 East Alton Gloor Boulevard 78526 956-350-7000


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

Combes City Hall Harlingen TX 21626 Hand Road 78552 956-425-7131

Harlingen City Hall Harlingen TX 118 East Tyler Avenue 78550 956-428-2410

La Feria City Hall La Feria TX 115 East Commercial Avenue 78559 956-797-2261

Los Fresnos City Hall Los Fresnos TX 200 North Brazil Street 78566 956-233-5768

Port Isabel City Hall Port Isabel TX 305 East Maxan Street 78578 956-943-2684

Rio Hondo City Hall Rio Hondo TX 310 South Robertson Road 78583 956-748-2468

San Benito City Hall San Benito TX 401 North Sam Houston Boulevard 78586 956-361-3800

Santa Rosa City Hall Santa Rosa TX 413 Santa Cruz Avenue 78593 956-636-1113

South Padre Island City Hall South Padre Island TX 4501 Padre Boulevard 78597 956-761-6456