Building Departments in Alabama

There are 64 Building Departments in Alabama, serving a population of 4,850,771 people in an area of 50,633 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 75,793 people, and 1 Building Department per 791 square miles.

The state of Alabama is ranked 36th in Building Departments per capita, and 28th in Building Departments per square mile.

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Alabama Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Alabama Residential Housing Units, Occupied Residential Buildings, Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year, Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics, Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics, and Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Alabama Residential Housing Units
 AlabamaUnited States
Total Housing Units2,231,126135,393,564
Occupied Housing Units1,856,695 (83.2%)118,825,921 (87.8%)
Alabama Occupied Residential Buildings
 AlabamaUnited States
Single-Family Detached Homes1,314,735 (70.8%)74,725,744 (62.9%)
Single-Family Attached Homes30,066 (1.6%)7,108,474 (6.0%)
2 Apartments37,112 (2.0%)4,163,223 (3.5%)
3 or 4 Apartments52,453 (2.8%)5,096,643 (4.3%)
5 to 9 Apartments78,262 (4.2%)5,539,054 (4.7%)
10 or More Apartments112,518 (6.1%)15,360,749 (12.9%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing231,549 (12.5%)6,832,034 (5.7%)
Alabama Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 AlabamaUnited States
2014 or Later16,697 (0.9%)1,027,503 (0.9%)
2010 to 201365,238 (3.5%)2,888,604 (2.4%)
2000 to 2009309,362 (16.7%)17,290,715 (14.6%)
1980 to 1999623,897 (33.6%)32,923,618 (27.7%)
1960 to 1979520,770 (28.0%)31,190,223 (26.2%)
1940 to 1959229,024 (12.3%)18,692,139 (15.7%)
1939 or Earlier91,707 (4.9%)14,813,119 (12.5%)
Alabama Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 AlabamaUnited States
1 Room17,634 (0.9%)2,205,033 (1.9%)
2 or 3 Rooms116,507 (6.3%)12,973,069 (10.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms649,372 (35.0%)41,694,651 (35.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms671,813 (36.2%)36,818,298 (31.0%)
8 or More Rooms401,369 (21.6%)25,134,870 (21.2%)
Alabama Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 AlabamaUnited States
No Bedroom18,907 (1.0%)2,479,583 (2.1%)
1 Bedroom104,479 (5.6%)12,375,686 (10.4%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms1,348,415 (72.6%)77,772,411 (65.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms384,894 (20.7%)26,198,241 (22.0%)
Alabama Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 AlabamaUnited States
With Complete Plumbing Facilities1,850,177 (99.6%)118,355,147 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities1,844,990 (99.4%)117,845,683 (99.2%)