Cook County Vital Records (Illinois)

Search for free Cook County, IL Vital Records, including Cook County birth & death certificates, adoption records, marriage & divorce records, genealogy research, and more.


Cook County Clerk Offices

Get Vital Records from 3 Clerk Offices in Cook County, IL

Arlington Heights Clerk 33 South Arlington Heights Road Arlington Heights, IL 60005 847-368-5540 Directions

Barrington Hills Village Clerk 112 Algonquin Road Barrington, IL 60010 224-484-8418 Directions

Calumet City Clerk 204 Pulaski Road Calumet, IL 60409 708-891-8110 Directions


Cook County Health Departments

Get Vital Records from 3 Health Departments in Cook County, IL

Bellwood Health Department 4212 Saint Charles Road Bellwood, IL 60104 708-544-5300 Directions

Berwyn Health Department 6600 26th Street Berwyn, IL 60402 708-788-6600 Directions

Berwyn Township Health Department 6600 26th Street Berwyn, IL 60402 708-788-6600 Directions


Cook County Cemeteries

Get Vital Records from 20 Cemeteries in Cook County, IL

All Saints Cemetery & Mausoleum 700 North River Road Des Plaines, IL 60016 847-298-0450 Directions

Alsip Burr Oak Cemetery 4400 West 127th Street Alsip, IL 60803 773-233-5676 Directions

Alsip Holy Sepulchre Cemetery 6001 West 111th Street Alsip, IL 60803 708-422-3020 Directions

Alsip Lincoln Cemetery 12300 Kedzie Avenue Alsip, IL 60803 773-445-5400 Directions

Alsip Oak Hill Cemetery 4155 123RD Street Alsip, IL 60803 708-239-0500 Directions

Anshe Emet Synagogue Section Memorial Park Cemetery 3760 North Pine Grove Avenue Chicago, IL 60613 773-281-1423 Directions

Archer Woods Memorial Park Cemetery 8301 South Kean Avenue Hickory Hills, IL 60457 708-839-8800 Directions

Arlington Heights Memory Gardens Cemetery 2501 East Euclid Avenue Arlington Heights, IL 60004 847-255-1010 Directions

Arlington Heights Shalom Memorial Park Cemetery 1700 West Rand Road Arlington Heights, IL 60004 847-255-3520 Directions

Arlington Heights- Wheeling Township Cemetery Euclid Avenue Arlington Heights, IL 60005 Directions

Assumption Cemetery & Mausoleum 19500 South Cottage Grove Avenue Glenwood, IL 60425 708-758-4772 Directions

Bachelors Grove Cemetery West 143rd Street Midlothian, IL 60445 708-978-1234 Directions

Barrington Evergreen Cemetery 610 South Dundee Avenue Barrington, IL 60010 847-304-5309 Directions

Bethania Cemetery Association 7701 Archer Road Justice, IL 60458 708-458-2270 Directions

Beverly Cemetery Kedzie Avenue Blue Island, IL 60406 708-385-0750 Directions

Blue Island Lincoln Cemetery Kedzie Avenue Blue Island, IL 60406 708-293-1247 Directions

Blue Island Oak Hill Cemetery Kedzie Avenue Blue Island, IL 60406 708-385-0132 Directions

Bluff City Cemetery 945 Bluff City Boulevard Elgin, IL 60120 847-931-6135 Directions

Bnai Brith Cemetery 6600 West Addison Street Chicago, IL 60634 773-545-0044 Directions

Bohemian National Cemetery 5255 North Pulaski Road Chicago, IL 60630 708-788-8442 Directions


Cook County Historical Societies

Get Vital Records from 7 Historical Societies in Cook County, IL

Arlington Heights Historical Society 110 West Fremont Street Arlington Heights, IL 60004 847-255-1225 Directions

Berwyn Historical Society 1241 Oak Park Avenue Berwyn, IL 60402 708-484-0020 Directions

Blue Island Historical Society 13018 Maple Avenue Blue Island, IL 60406 708-371-8546 Directions

Blue Island Illinois Historical Society 2433 York Street Blue Island, IL 60406 708-388-1078 Directions

Bronzeville Black Chicagoan Historical Society 11111 South Forrestville Avenue Chicago, IL 60628 773-291-9115 Directions

Bronzeville Historical Society 636 East 35th Street Chicago, IL 60616 312-428-8033 Directions

Brookfield Illinois Historical Society 8820 Brookfield Avenue Brookfield, IL 60513 708-485-3420 Directions


Cook County Hospitals

Get Vital Records from 17 Hospitals in Cook County, IL

Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital 5101 Willow Springs Road La Grange, IL 60525 708-352-1200 Directions

Advocate Bethany Hospital 3435 West Van Buren Street Chicago, IL 60624 773-265-7700 Directions

Advocate Christ Hospital & Medical Center 4440 West 95th Street Oak Lawn, IL 60453 708-684-8000 Directions

Advocate Christ Medical Center 4440 West 95th Street Oak Lawn, IL 60453 708-684-8000 Directions

Advocate Health Care 4600 North Ravenswood Avenue Chicago, IL 60640 773-561-7500 Directions

Advocate Hope Children's Hospital: Ziai Fuad MD 4440 West 95th Street Oak Lawn, IL 60453 708-684-8000 Directions

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center 836 West Wellington Avenue Chicago, IL 60657 773-975-1600 Directions

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital 1775 Dempster Street Park Ridge, IL 60068 847-723-2210 Directions

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital 1675 West Dempster Street Park Ridge, IL 60068 847-723-2210 Directions

Advocate South Suburban Hospital 17800 Kedzie Avenue Hazel Crest, IL 60429 708-799-8000 Directions

Advocate Trinity Hospital 2320 East 93rd Street Chicago, IL 60617 773-967-2000 Directions

Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital 1650 Moon Lake Boulevard Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 847-882-1600 Directions

Alexian Brothers Medical Center 800 Biesterfield Road Elk Grove, IL 60007 847-437-5500 Directions

Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital Of Chicago 225 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60611 312-227-4000 Directions

Aurora Behavioral HealthCare 4840 North Marine Drive Chicago, IL 60640 800-888-0560 Directions

Aurora Chicago Lakeshore Hospital, Llc - Dba Aurora Chicago Lakeshore Hospital 4840 North Marine Drive Chicago, IL 60640 773-878-9700 Directions

Bethany Hospital 3435 West Van Buren Street Chicago, IL 60624 773-265-7700 Directions


Cook County Vital Records Databases

The Cook County Vital Records (Illinois) links below open in a new window and will take you to third party websites that are useful for finding Cook County public records. Editorial staff monitor and update these links on a frequent basis.

Arlington Heights Memorial Library Website http://www.ahml.info/research/genealogy

Bartlett Public Library District Genealogy Records http://catalog.bartlett.lib.il.us/polaris/Search/misc/esources.aspx

Chicago City Government Murder Records https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/2017-chicago-murders

Chicago Public Library Database https://www.chipublib.org/resource/

Cicero Town Clerk Website http://www.thetownofcicero.com/departments/clerks-office

Cook County Adoption Records http://www.cookcountyclerkofcourt.org/NewWebsite/Services/Access-to-Cook-County-Adoption-Records.aspx

Cook County Birth Certificates & Records https://vitalchek.com/cookcounty

Cook County Burial Records http://theburroakcemetery.com/resources/burr-oak-search/

Cook County Clerk Marriage Licenses http://www.cookcountyclerk.com/vitalrecords/marriagelicenses/Pages/default.aspx

Cook County Clerk Vital Records http://www.cookcountyclerk.com/vitalrecords/Pages/default.aspx

Cook County Death Certificates & Records https://www.cookcountyclerk.com/service/death-certificates

Cook County Divorce Certificates https://www.cookcountyil.gov/service/divorce-records

Cook County Genealogy Records http://www.cookcountygenealogy.com/

Cook County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.cookcountyclerk.com/service/marriage-certificates

Cook County Vital Records https://www.cookcountyclerk.com/agency/vital-records

Des Plaines Public Library Database http://dppl.org/resources/all

Elgin City Clerk Website http://www.cityofelgin.org/index.aspx

Evanston Public Library Blog https://www.epl.org/

Glenview Public Library Genealogy Records http://www.glenviewpl.org/researchDB/index.html

Mount Prospect Public Library Genealogy Records http://mppl.org/research/research-guides/genealogy/

Oak Lawn Park Public Library Genealogy Records https://olpl.org/

Oak Park Department of Public Health Website http://www.oak-park.us/village-services/department-public-health

Oak Park Public Library Database http://oppl.org/collections/online-resources

Schaumburg Township District Library Database https://www.schaumburglibrary.org/elibrary/research

Skokie Public Library Database https://skokielibrary.info/resources/research/

Cook County Household Demographic Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Cook County Households
Households1,956,561
Nonfamily Households773,610 (39.5%)
Married Couples802,416 (41.0%)
Veterans172,838 (4.3%)