Building Departments in Bayonne, New Jersey

There are 2 Building Departments in Bayonne, New Jersey, serving a population of 66,719 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 33,359 people, and 1 Building Department per 2 square miles.

In New Jersey, Bayonne is ranked 149th of 893 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 100th of 893 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Bayonne Building Departments

Find Bayonne, New Jersey building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Bayonne City Permits 630 Avenue C Bayonne, NJ

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About the Bayonne Building Department

Building Departments in Bayonne, NJ 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 Bayonne 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:
  • Bayonne, New Jersey building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Bayonne building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Bayonne, NJ zoning laws and requirements

Bayonne Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Bayonne 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.

Bayonne Residential Housing Units
 BayonneHudson County
Total Housing Units27,272279,662
Occupied Housing Units24,975 (91.6%)255,429 (91.3%)
Bayonne Occupied Residential Buildings
 BayonneHudson County
Single-Family Detached Homes3,357 (13.4%)25,232 (9.9%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,493 (6.0%)14,506 (5.7%)
2 Apartments9,163 (36.7%)57,313 (22.4%)
3 or 4 Apartments3,254 (13.0%)34,573 (13.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments2,279 (9.1%)28,935 (11.3%)
10 or More Apartments5,305 (21.2%)94,370 (36.9%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing124 (0.5%)500 (0.2%)
Bayonne Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 BayonneHudson County
2014 or Later114 (0.5%)4,024 (1.6%)
2010 to 2013230 (0.9%)6,143 (2.4%)
2000 to 20091,166 (4.7%)29,488 (11.5%)
1980 to 19992,242 (9.0%)33,500 (13.1%)
1960 to 19795,858 (23.5%)47,875 (18.7%)
1940 to 19595,557 (5,557.0%)44,289 (44,289.0%)
1939 or Earlier9,808 (39.3%)90,110 (35.3%)
Bayonne Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 BayonneHudson County
1 Room750 (3.0%)12,777 (5.0%)
2 or 3 Rooms16,725 (67.0%)155,836 (61.0%)
4 or 5 Rooms12,645 (50.6%)122,200 (47.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms4,757 (19.0%)33,962 (13.3%)
8 or More Rooms2,243 (9.0%)14,530 (5.7%)
Bayonne Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 BayonneHudson County
No Bedroom864 (3.5%)14,056 (5.5%)
1 Bedroom4,985 (20.0%)68,426 (26.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms16,725 (67.0%)155,836 (61.0%)
4 or More Bedrooms2,401 (9.6%)17,111 (6.7%)
Bayonne Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 BayonneHudson County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities24,936 (99.8%)254,421 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities24,364 (97.6%)251,755 (98.6%)