The Kern County Clerk's Office keeps and preserves public records for the Kern County, California government. As part of this job, Clerks maintain Kern County vital records, including birth certificates, marriage records, death certificates, and divorce records. These documents list personal information such as names, dates of birth, and other identifying information, and they may be required to obtain California government identification or to receive government services. These documents establish identity and can be used for Kern County genealogical research. Kern County Clerk Offices may also keep records on Kern County property ownership, property taxes, and title deeds, as well as property sale records. The Clerk Office maintains multiple different county records and services, which may be available online.
Delano Clerk Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-720-2228
Kern County Clerk Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3590