Building Departments in Benton County, Arkansas

There are 3 Building Departments in Benton County, Arkansas, serving a population of 251,823 people in an area of 848 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 83,941 people, and 1 Building Department per 282 square miles.

In Arkansas, Benton County is ranked 19th of 75 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 4th of 75 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Benton County Building Departments

Find Benton County, Arkansas building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Bentonville City Building Department 305 Southwest A Street Bentonville, AR

Bentonville Planning Department 305 Southwest A Street Bentonville, AR

Rogers Planning Department 301 West Chestnut Street Rogers, AR

About the Benton County Building Department

Building Departments in Benton County, AR are responsible for ensuring safe construction of buildings located in their jurisdictions. Building Departments create building codes and standards for building construction to ensure building safety. The Benton County DOB is involved in all aspects of construction, including zoning laws, design requirements, building materials, trade and professional license regulation.

You may contact the Building Department for questions about:
  • Benton County, Arkansas building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Benton County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Benton County, AR zoning laws and requirements

Benton County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Benton County Residential Housing Units, 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, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Benton County Residential Housing Units
 Benton CountyArkansas
Total Housing Units102,8381,362,040
Occupied Housing Units94,333 (91.7%)1,152,175 (84.6%)
Benton County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Benton CountyArkansas
Single-Family Detached Homes71,100 (75.4%)820,470 (71.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes5,442 (5.8%)19,245 (1.7%)
2 Apartments1,753 (1.9%)34,488 (3.0%)
3 or 4 Apartments2,657 (2.8%)36,414 (3.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments2,750 (2.9%)38,677 (3.4%)
10 or More Apartments6,410 (6.8%)73,132 (6.3%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing4,221 (4.5%)129,749 (11.3%)
Benton County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Benton CountyArkansas
2014 or Later3,699 (3.9%)21,973 (1.9%)
2010 to 20134,755 (5.0%)46,797 (4.1%)
2000 to 200926,884 (28.5%)202,141 (17.5%)
1980 to 199937,343 (39.6%)386,465 (33.5%)
1960 to 197915,744 (16.7%)326,280 (28.3%)
1940 to 19593,759 (3,759.0%)116,257 (116,257.0%)
1939 or Earlier2,149 (2.3%)52,262 (4.5%)
Benton County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Benton CountyArkansas
1 Room1,356 (1.4%)18,579 (1.6%)
2 or 3 Rooms66,216 (70.2%)867,162 (75.3%)
4 or 5 Rooms31,874 (33.8%)464,045 (40.3%)
6 or 7 Rooms34,443 (36.5%)390,126 (33.9%)
8 or More Rooms18,651 (19.8%)187,699 (16.3%)
Benton County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Benton CountyArkansas
No Bedroom1,424 (1.5%)19,620 (1.7%)
1 Bedroom4,998 (5.3%)78,982 (6.9%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms66,216 (70.2%)867,162 (75.3%)
4 or More Bedrooms21,695 (23.0%)186,411 (16.2%)
Benton County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Benton CountyArkansas
With Complete Plumbing Facilities94,175 (99.8%)1,146,344 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities94,007 (99.7%)1,141,563 (99.1%)