Building Departments in El Dorado County, California

There are 8 Building Departments in El Dorado County, California, serving a population of 185,015 people in an area of 1,708 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 23,126 people, and 1 Building Department per 213 square miles.

In California, El Dorado County is ranked 12th of 58 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 19th of 58 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of El Dorado County Building Departments

Find El Dorado County, California building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

El Dorado County Building Department 3368 Lake Tahoe Boulevard South Lake Tahoe, CA

El Dorado County Building Department 2850 Fairlane Court Placerville, CA

El Dorado County Building Department 4950 Hillsdale Circle El Dorado Hills, CA

El Dorado County Planning Department 2850 Fairlane Court Placerville, CA

Placerville Zoning 3101 Center Street Placerville, CA

South Lake Tahoe Permits 1052 Tata Lane South Lake Tahoe, CA

South Lake Tahoe Planning and Zoning Department 1052 Tata Lane South Lake Tahoe, CA

South Lake Tahoe Zoning 1352 Johnson Boulevard South Lake Tahoe, CA

About the El Dorado County Building Department

Building Departments in El Dorado County, CA 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 El Dorado 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:
  • El Dorado County, California building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • El Dorado County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • El Dorado County, CA zoning laws and requirements

El Dorado County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find El Dorado 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.

El Dorado County Residential Housing Units
 El Dorado CountyCalifornia
Total Housing Units89,76314,084,824
Occupied Housing Units69,172 (77.1%)12,965,435 (92.1%)
El Dorado County Occupied Residential Buildings
 El Dorado CountyCalifornia
Single-Family Detached Homes55,859 (80.8%)7,566,088 (58.4%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,792 (2.6%)920,191 (7.1%)
2 Apartments875 (1.3%)308,873 (2.4%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,893 (2.7%)714,188 (5.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,495 (2.2%)789,950 (6.1%)
10 or More Apartments3,045 (4.4%)2,205,200 (17.0%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing4,213 (6.1%)460,945 (3.6%)
El Dorado County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 El Dorado CountyCalifornia
2014 or Later752 (1.1%)132,134 (1.0%)
2010 to 2013874 (1.3%)216,232 (1.7%)
2000 to 200912,475 (18.0%)1,464,564 (11.3%)
1980 to 199926,809 (38.8%)3,377,514 (26.1%)
1960 to 197920,838 (30.1%)4,034,411 (31.1%)
1940 to 19595,699 (5,699.0%)2,564,501 (2,564,501.0%)
1939 or Earlier1,725 (2.5%)1,176,079 (9.1%)
El Dorado County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 El Dorado CountyCalifornia
1 Room787 (1.1%)445,167 (3.4%)
2 or 3 Rooms45,885 (66.3%)7,908,811 (61.0%)
4 or 5 Rooms23,970 (34.7%)5,031,756 (38.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms23,399 (33.8%)3,672,513 (28.3%)
8 or More Rooms15,723 (22.7%)1,825,203 (14.1%)
El Dorado County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 El Dorado CountyCalifornia
No Bedroom884 (1.3%)505,729 (3.9%)
1 Bedroom4,182 (6.0%)1,695,883 (13.1%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms45,885 (66.3%)7,908,811 (61.0%)
4 or More Bedrooms18,221 (26.3%)2,855,012 (22.0%)
El Dorado County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 El Dorado CountyCalifornia
With Complete Plumbing Facilities68,987 (99.7%)12,908,038 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities68,781 (99.4%)12,815,959 (98.8%)