Benton County Birth Records

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

Benton County Clerk Kennewick WA 7122 West Okanogan Place 99336 509-735-8388

Kennewick City Clerk Kennewick WA 210 West 6th Avenue 99336 509-585-4273


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

Benton City City Hall Benton WA 708 9th St 99320 509-588-3322

Kennewick City Hall Kennewick WA 210 West 6th Avenue 99336 509-585-4445

Richland City Hall Richland WA 505 Swift Boulevard 99352 509-942-7390

West Richland City Hall West Richland WA 3801 West Van Giesen Street 99353 509-967-3431


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

Benton County Health Department Kennewick WA 800 West Canal Drive 99336 509-582-7761

Benton Franklin Health Department Prosser WA 310 7th St 99350 509-786-1633


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

Benton County Records Archive Prosser WA 620 Market Street 99350 509-786-5616


Benton 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 Benton County Washington, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Benton 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 Washington, 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.

Kadlec Regional Medical Center Richland WA 888 Swift Boulevard 99352 509-946-4611

Kennewick General Hospital Kennewick WA 900 South Auburn Street 99336 509-586-6111

PMH Medical Center - previously Prosser Memorial Hospital Prosser WA 723 Memorial Street 99350 509-786-2222

Vista Family Health: Ideal Protein Kennewick WA 101 North Edison Street 99336 509-735-2325