Cameron County Clerk – Vital Statistics

Vital Statistics
All Births and Deaths occurring outside the city limits, but within the County’s boundaries, are registered with the County Clerk, who serves as the Local Registrar as of January 1, 2009. The original Certificates are recorded at the Texas Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics in Austin, Texas. The Cameron County Clerk can access and issue a copy of a Birth certificate on-line with Austin, of any person born in Texas. A Birth record is closed information and can be available to the public after the 75th anniversary of the date of birth.

A Death Record is closed information and can be available to the public after the 25th anniversary of the date of death.

The County Clerk’s Office issues Marriage Licenses in the Main office in Brownsville, San Benito, Harlingen and our La Feria branch. You may also apply at the Tax Office locations within Cameron County in Los Fresnos and Port Isabel.

The hours of operation for the Main office and San Benito Branch are
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

The hours of operation for the Tax office are Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.

For more information please call (956) 544-0817 during regular business hours.

Vital Statistics Fees Schedule 2020

Forms

Main office 
Cameron County Admin. Bldg.
835 East Levee Street (3rd Floor)
Brownsville, Texas 78520
956-544-0817
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Mailing address
Cameron County Clerk
Vital Statistics Dept.
P.O. Box 2178
Brownsville, Texas 78522

Joe G. Rivera & Aurora De la Garza Building
1390 W. Expressway 83
San Benito, Texas 78586
956-247-3510
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

Harlingen Annex
3302 W. Wilson Rd.
Harlingen, Texas 78552
956-364-7606
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

La Feria County Annex
200 Industrial Way
La Feria, Texas 78559
956-887-6007
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Closed from 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.