Clark County Vital Records (Washington)

Clark County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Clark County, WA. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Clark County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Clark 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 Clark County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Clark County Clerk Vancouver WA 1200 Franklin Street 98660 360-397-2292


Clark County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Clark County, WA. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Clark County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Clark 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.

Clark County Health Department Vancouver WA 1601 East 4th Plain Boulevard 98661 360-397-8000


Clark County Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in Clark County, WA. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses, which are public Clark County vital records. Clark County Marriage License Offices provide online search tools to locate marriage licenses. To access older marriage licenses, you may need to apply in person or by mail.

Clark County Marriage License Vancouver WA 1300 Franklin Street 98660 360-397-2208


Clark County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Clark County, WA. 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 Clark County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Clark County Medical Examiner & Coroner Vancouver WA 900 West 13th Street 98660 360-397-8405

Clark County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Clark County, WA. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including Clark County vital records. You can find Clark 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.

Battle Ground City Hall Battle Ground WA 109 Southwest 1st Street, Ste 251 98604 360-342-5040

La Center City Hall La Center WA 214 East 4th Street 98629 360-263-8662

La Center Town Hall La Center WA 214 East 4th Street 98629 360-263-2782

Ridgefield City Hall Ridgefield WA 230 Pioneer St 98642 360-887-3557

Vancouver City Hall Vancouver WA 415 West 6th Street 98660 360-696-8457

Washougal City Hall Washougal WA 1701 C Street 98671 360-835-8501

Yacolt City Hall Yacolt WA 202 West Cushman Street 98675 360-686-3922