Building Departments in Fresno County, California

There are 11 Building Departments in Fresno County, California, serving a population of 971,616 people in an area of 5,958 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 88,328 people, and 1 Building Department per 541 square miles.

In California, Fresno County is ranked 42nd of 58 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 33rd of 58 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Fresno County Building Departments

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

California State Permits 855 M Street Fresno, CA

Clovis City Planning Department 1033 5th Street Clovis, CA

Coalinga Planning Department 155 West Durian Avenue Coalinga, CA

Fowler Planning Department 128 South 5th Street Fowler, CA

Fresno County Planning Department 2220 Tulare Street Fresno, CA

Huron Planning Department 36311 Lassen Avenue Huron, CA

Kerman Planning Department 942 South Madera Avenue Kerman, CA

Reedley City Building Department 845 G Street Reedley, CA

Sanger Zoning 1700 7th Street Sanger, CA

Selma Building Department 1710 Tucker Street Selma, CA

Selma Planning Department 1710 Tucker Street Selma, CA

About the Fresno County Building Department

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

Fresno County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Fresno 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.

Fresno County Residential Housing Units
 Fresno CountyCalifornia
Total Housing Units328,57714,084,824
Occupied Housing Units304,624 (92.7%)12,965,435 (92.1%)
Fresno County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Fresno CountyCalifornia
Single-Family Detached Homes207,785 (68.2%)7,566,088 (58.4%)
Single-Family Attached Homes7,389 (2.4%)920,191 (7.1%)
2 Apartments9,042 (3.0%)308,873 (2.4%)
3 or 4 Apartments25,899 (8.5%)714,188 (5.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments21,278 (7.0%)789,950 (6.1%)
10 or More Apartments22,009 (7.2%)2,205,200 (17.0%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing11,222 (3.7%)460,945 (3.6%)
Fresno County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Fresno CountyCalifornia
2014 or Later5,215 (1.7%)132,134 (1.0%)
2010 to 20138,107 (2.7%)216,232 (1.7%)
2000 to 200945,856 (15.1%)1,464,564 (11.3%)
1980 to 199991,356 (30.0%)3,377,514 (26.1%)
1960 to 197985,306 (28.0%)4,034,411 (31.1%)
1940 to 195951,366 (51,366.0%)2,564,501 (2,564,501.0%)
1939 or Earlier17,418 (5.7%)1,176,079 (9.1%)
Fresno County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Fresno CountyCalifornia
1 Room8,333 (2.7%)445,167 (3.4%)
2 or 3 Rooms208,567 (68.5%)7,908,811 (61.0%)
4 or 5 Rooms131,142 (43.1%)5,031,756 (38.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms96,034 (31.5%)3,672,513 (28.3%)
8 or More Rooms38,205 (12.5%)1,825,203 (14.1%)
Fresno County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Fresno CountyCalifornia
No Bedroom8,997 (3.0%)505,729 (3.9%)
1 Bedroom23,830 (7.8%)1,695,883 (13.1%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms208,567 (68.5%)7,908,811 (61.0%)
4 or More Bedrooms63,230 (20.8%)2,855,012 (22.0%)
Fresno County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Fresno CountyCalifornia
With Complete Plumbing Facilities303,235 (99.5%)12,908,038 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities301,794 (99.1%)12,815,959 (98.8%)