Building Departments in Sebastian County, Arkansas

There are 3 Building Departments in Sebastian County, Arkansas, serving a population of 127,362 people in an area of 532 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 42,454 people, and 1 Building Department per 177 square miles.

In Arkansas, Sebastian County is ranked 10th of 75 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 2nd of 75 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Sebastian County Building Departments

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

Arkansas Planning Department 1109 S 16th St Fort Smith, AR

Fort Smith Building Department 623 Garrison Avenue Fort Smith, AR

Greenwood City Building Department 30 Bell Road Greenwood, AR

About the Sebastian County Building Department

Building Departments in Sebastian 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 Sebastian 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:
  • Sebastian County, Arkansas building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Sebastian County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Sebastian County, AR zoning laws and requirements

Sebastian County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Sebastian 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.

Sebastian County Residential Housing Units
 Sebastian CountyArkansas
Total Housing Units56,5911,362,040
Occupied Housing Units50,670 (89.5%)1,152,175 (84.6%)
Sebastian County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Sebastian CountyArkansas
Single-Family Detached Homes35,702 (70.5%)820,470 (71.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,502 (3.0%)19,245 (1.7%)
2 Apartments3,113 (6.1%)34,488 (3.0%)
3 or 4 Apartments2,218 (4.4%)36,414 (3.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,651 (3.3%)38,677 (3.4%)
10 or More Apartments4,527 (8.9%)73,132 (6.3%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,957 (3.9%)129,749 (11.3%)
Sebastian County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Sebastian CountyArkansas
2014 or Later721 (1.4%)21,973 (1.9%)
2010 to 20131,572 (3.1%)46,797 (4.1%)
2000 to 20096,042 (11.9%)202,141 (17.5%)
1980 to 199915,140 (29.9%)386,465 (33.5%)
1960 to 197915,794 (31.2%)326,280 (28.3%)
1940 to 19598,036 (8,036.0%)116,257 (116,257.0%)
1939 or Earlier3,365 (6.6%)52,262 (4.5%)
Sebastian County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Sebastian CountyArkansas
1 Room1,143 (2.3%)18,579 (1.6%)
2 or 3 Rooms37,552 (74.1%)867,162 (75.3%)
4 or 5 Rooms20,317 (40.1%)464,045 (40.3%)
6 or 7 Rooms16,749 (33.1%)390,126 (33.9%)
8 or More Rooms7,456 (14.7%)187,699 (16.3%)
Sebastian County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Sebastian CountyArkansas
No Bedroom1,203 (2.4%)19,620 (1.7%)
1 Bedroom4,978 (9.8%)78,982 (6.9%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms37,552 (74.1%)867,162 (75.3%)
4 or More Bedrooms6,937 (13.7%)186,411 (16.2%)
Sebastian County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Sebastian CountyArkansas
With Complete Plumbing Facilities50,577 (99.8%)1,146,344 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities50,331 (99.3%)1,141,563 (99.1%)