Kern County Marriage & Divorce Records (California)

Search for free Kern County, CA Marriage & Divorce Records, including Kern County marriage certificates & licenses, divorce certificates, decrees, licenses, and more.


Kern County Clerk Offices

Get Marriage & Divorce Records from 2 Clerk Offices in Kern County, CA

Kern County Clerk 1115 Truxtun Avenue Bakersfield, CA 93301 661-868-3590 Directions

Delano Clerk 1015 11th Avenue Delano, CA 93215 661-720-2228 Directions


Kern County Town & City Halls

Get Marriage & Divorce Records from 11 Town & City Halls in Kern County, CA

Arvin City Hall 200 Campus Drive Arvin, CA 93203 661-854-3134 Directions

Bakersfield City Hall 1600 Truxtun Avenue Bakersfield, CA 93301 661-326-3767 Directions

California City City Hall 21000 Hacienda Boulevard California, CA 93505 760-373-8661 Directions

Delano City Hall 1015 11th Avenue Delano, CA 93215 661-721-9985 Directions

Maricopa City Hall 400 California Street Maricopa, CA 93252 661-769-8279 Directions

McFarland City Hall 401 West Kern Avenue McFarland, CA 93250 661-792-2121 Directions

Ridgecrest City Hall 100 West California Avenue Ridgecrest, CA 93555 760-499-5040 Directions

Shafter City Hall 336 Pacific Avenue Shafter, CA 93263 661-746-5000 Directions

Taft City Hall 209 East Kern Street Taft, CA 93268 661-763-1222 Directions

Tehachapi City Hall 115 South Robinson Street Tehachapi, CA 93561 661-822-2200 Directions

Wasco City Hall 764 E Street Wasco, CA 93280 661-758-7200 Directions


Kern County Marriage License Office

Get Marriage & Divorce Records from 1 Marriage License Office in Kern County, CA

Kern County Marriage License 1115 Truxtun Avenue Bakersfield, CA 93301 661-868-3743 Directions


Kern County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases

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

Kern County Assessor-Recorder's Office Vital Records http://recorder.co.kern.ca.us/BMD_certificate.php

Kern County Assessor-Recorder's Office Website http://recorder.co.kern.ca.us/index.php

Kern County Divorce Certificates https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CHSI/Pages/Vital-Records.aspx

Kern County Library Database http://www.kerncountylibrary.org/research/

Kern County Marriage Certificates & Records http://www.kerncountyclerk.com/en/marriage/certifiedcopy.aspx

Kern County Marriage & Divorce Statistics

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

Kern County Marital Status
Married Couples134,838 (50.9%)
Unmarried Couples21,477 (2.5%)
Never Married Men136,150 (40.0%)
Never Married Women104,729 (32.5%)
Separated Men8,052 (2.4%)
Separated Women11,028 (3.4%)
Widowed Men7,389 (2.2%)
Widowed Women23,206 (7.2%)
Divorced Men29,621 (8.7%)
Divorced Women34,067 (10.6%)