Building Departments in Binghamton, New York

There are 2 Building Departments in Binghamton, New York, serving a population of 45,964 people in an area of 11 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 22,982 people, and 1 Building Department per 5 square miles.

In New York, Binghamton is ranked 224th of 2100 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 215th of 2100 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Binghamton Building Departments

Find Binghamton, New York building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Binghamton Building Department and Permits 279 Park Avenue Binghamton, NY

Broome County Permits 155 Lt Vanwinkle Drive Binghamton, NY

About the Binghamton Building Department

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

Binghamton Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Binghamton 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.

Binghamton Residential Housing Units
 BinghamtonBroome County
Total Housing Units23,73490,830
Occupied Housing Units19,873 (83.7%)78,594 (86.5%)
Binghamton Occupied Residential Buildings
 BinghamtonBroome County
Single-Family Detached Homes8,228 (41.4%)50,026 (63.7%)
Single-Family Attached Homes494 (2.5%)1,585 (2.0%)
2 Apartments4,206 (21.2%)8,283 (10.5%)
3 or 4 Apartments2,559 (12.9%)5,417 (6.9%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,820 (9.2%)3,755 (4.8%)
10 or More Apartments2,438 (12.3%)6,063 (7.7%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing128 (0.6%)3,465 (4.4%)
Binghamton Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 BinghamtonBroome County
2014 or Later45 (0.2%)292 (0.4%)
2010 to 201356 (0.3%)880 (1.1%)
2000 to 2009427 (2.1%)3,065 (3.9%)
1980 to 19991,627 (8.2%)12,413 (15.8%)
1960 to 19793,456 (17.4%)19,725 (25.1%)
1940 to 19594,916 (4,916.0%)20,452 (20,452.0%)
1939 or Earlier9,346 (47.0%)21,767 (27.7%)
Binghamton Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 BinghamtonBroome County
1 Room669 (3.4%)1,254 (1.6%)
2 or 3 Rooms12,144 (61.1%)51,558 (65.6%)
4 or 5 Rooms6,847 (34.5%)23,643 (30.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms5,539 (27.9%)26,498 (33.7%)
8 or More Rooms3,940 (19.8%)20,101 (25.6%)
Binghamton Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 BinghamtonBroome County
No Bedroom725 (3.6%)1,373 (1.7%)
1 Bedroom3,388 (17.0%)7,756 (9.9%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms12,144 (61.1%)51,558 (65.6%)
4 or More Bedrooms3,616 (18.2%)17,907 (22.8%)
Binghamton Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 BinghamtonBroome County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities19,825 (99.8%)78,384 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities19,745 (99.4%)78,034 (99.3%)