Building Departments in Riverside County, California

There are 21 Building Departments in Riverside County, California, serving a population of 2,355,002 people in an area of 7,205 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 112,142 people, and 1 Building Department per 343 square miles.

In California, Riverside County is ranked 48th of 58 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 25th of 58 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Riverside County Building Departments

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

Banning Building Department 99 East Ramsey Street Banning, CA

Blythe Planning Department 235 North Broadway Blythe, CA

Cathedral City Planning Department 68700 Avenue Lalo Guerrero Cathedral, CA

Cathedral City Zoning 68700 Avenue Lalo Guerrero Cathedral, CA

Corona Building Department 400 South Vicentia Avenue Corona, CA

Corona Permits and Zoning 400 South Vicentia Avenue Corona, CA

Hemet Building Department 445 East Florida Avenue Hemet, CA

Hemet City Building Department 445 East Florida Avenue Hemet, CA

Hemet Planning Department 445 East Florida Avenue Hemet, CA

La Quinta Planning Department 78495 Calle Tampico La Quinta, CA

Moreno Valley Building Department 14177 Frederick Street Moreno Valley, CA

Moreno Valley Planning Department 14177 Frederick Street Moreno Valley, CA

Norco City Zoning 2870 Clark Avenue Norco, CA

Norco Permits 2870 Clark Ave Norco, CA

Palm Springs Planning Department 3200 East Tahquitz Canyon Way Palm Springs, CA

Riverside County Planning Department 39493 Los Alamos Road Murrieta, CA

Riverside County Planning Department 77588 El Duna Court Palm Desert, CA

Riverside County Planning Department 4080 Lemon Street Riverside, CA

Riverside Planning Department 2300 Market Street Riverside, CA

Riverside Zoning 3900 Main Street Riverside, CA

Temecula Planning Department 43200 Business Park Drive Temecula, CA

About the Riverside County Building Department

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

Riverside County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Riverside 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.

Riverside County Residential Housing Units
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
Total Housing Units833,60214,084,824
Occupied Housing Units718,349 (86.2%)12,965,435 (92.1%)
Riverside County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
Single-Family Detached Homes508,086 (70.7%)7,566,088 (58.4%)
Single-Family Attached Homes32,634 (4.5%)920,191 (7.1%)
2 Apartments8,980 (1.3%)308,873 (2.4%)
3 or 4 Apartments23,694 (3.3%)714,188 (5.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments30,769 (4.3%)789,950 (6.1%)
10 or More Apartments55,657 (7.7%)2,205,200 (17.0%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing58,529 (8.1%)460,945 (3.6%)
Riverside County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
2014 or Later10,733 (1.5%)132,134 (1.0%)
2010 to 201319,231 (2.7%)216,232 (1.7%)
2000 to 2009195,417 (27.2%)1,464,564 (11.3%)
1980 to 1999262,156 (36.5%)3,377,514 (26.1%)
1960 to 1979157,164 (21.9%)4,034,411 (31.1%)
1940 to 195957,311 (57,311.0%)2,564,501 (2,564,501.0%)
1939 or Earlier16,337 (2.3%)1,176,079 (9.1%)
Riverside County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
1 Room10,268 (1.4%)445,167 (3.4%)
2 or 3 Rooms424,118 (59.0%)7,908,811 (61.0%)
4 or 5 Rooms264,279 (36.8%)5,031,756 (38.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms233,782 (32.5%)3,672,513 (28.3%)
8 or More Rooms143,731 (20.0%)1,825,203 (14.1%)
Riverside County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
No Bedroom11,460 (1.6%)505,729 (3.9%)
1 Bedroom50,946 (7.1%)1,695,883 (13.1%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms424,118 (59.0%)7,908,811 (61.0%)
4 or More Bedrooms231,825 (32.3%)2,855,012 (22.0%)
Riverside County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
With Complete Plumbing Facilities716,069 (99.7%)12,908,038 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities712,865 (99.2%)12,815,959 (98.8%)