Pennington County Vital Records (South Dakota)

Pennington County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Pennington County, SD. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Pennington County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Pennington County birth certificates, death certificates, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for Pennington County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Pennington County Clerk Rapid SD PO Box 230 57709 605-394-2575

Pennington County Clerk Rapid SD 315 Saint Joseph St 57701 605-394-2575


Pennington County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Pennington County, SD. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Pennington County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Pennington County vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Pennington County Health Department Rapid SD 909 East Saint Patrick Street, Ste 7 57701 605-394-2516

South Dakota Department Of Health - Pennington County Rapid SD 909 E East Saint Patrick Street 57701 605-394-2516

Pennington County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Pennington County, SD. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain public records such as Pennington County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Pennington County Medical Examiner & Coroner Rapid SD 300 Kansas City Street 57701


Pennington County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Pennington County, SD. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including Pennington County vital records. You can find Pennington County birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Box Elder City Hall Box Elder SD 520 North Ellsworth Road, Ste 9C 57719 605-923-1404

Hill City City Hall Hill SD 243 Deerfield Road 57745 605-574-2300

New Underwood City Hall New Underwood SD 423 South A Avenue 57761 605-754-6767

Rapid City City Hall Rapid SD 625 1st Street 57701 605-716-2711