About Washington DC:
July 16 1790 the District of Columbia became part of the United States. The capital of Washington DC is . Current population nears 591833 with most residents living in .

Vital Statistics:
  EstimatesUS Ranking10 Year Growth
Annual Births: 9044 48 15.1%
Annual Deaths:5139 49 -0.24%
(25 Year)
Marriages: 1892 51 4.7%
Divorces: 1324 45 2.6%
Male Life Expectancy : 61.97 51 N/A
Female Life Expectancy : 74.23 51 N/A

Washington DC Public Records & Statistics


Vital Records Division

825 North Capitol Street NE
Washington, Washington DC 20002
Phone: (202) 442-9009

Birth Records Available From August 1874 - $23 (long),18 (short).00
Death Records Available From August 1874 - $18.00
Marriage Records Available 1811-1980 - $10.00
Divorce Records Available From September 16, 1956 - $2.00

The District of Columbia Department of Health Vital Records Division provides certified copies of birth and death records. Fees usual range from $18.00 to $28.00 depending on the type of record requested. Walk-in requests are accepted at the North Capital Street location from 8:30am to 3:30pm Monday through Friday.


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Unclaimed Property

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Most Wanted

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Sex Offender Registry

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Business Resource Center

Registered Organization

Business Tax Service Center

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Metropolitan Police Department

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