Building Departments in Closter, New Jersey

There are 2 Building Departments in Closter, New Jersey, serving a population of 8,710 people in an area of 4 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 4,355 people, and 1 Building Department per 1 square miles.

In New Jersey, Closter is ranked 88th of 893 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 72nd of 893 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Closter Building Departments

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

Closter Building Department 295 Closter Dock Road Closter, NJ

Closter Zoning 295 Closter Dock Road Closter, NJ

About the Closter Building Department

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

Closter Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Closter 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.

Closter Residential Housing Units
 ClosterBergen County
Total Housing Units2,878356,654
Occupied Housing Units2,764 (96.0%)338,249 (94.8%)
Closter Occupied Residential Buildings
 ClosterBergen County
Single-Family Detached Homes2,430 (87.9%)183,608 (54.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes50 (1.8%)16,797 (5.0%)
2 Apartments145 (5.2%)47,047 (13.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments46 (1.7%)20,643 (6.1%)
5 to 9 Apartments60 (2.2%)12,120 (3.6%)
10 or More Apartments33 (1.2%)56,971 (16.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing-1,063 (0.3%)
Closter Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 ClosterBergen County
2014 or Later5 (0.2%)3,251 (1.0%)
2010 to 201319 (0.7%)4,346 (1.3%)
2000 to 2009211 (7.6%)18,383 (5.4%)
1980 to 1999410 (14.8%)47,078 (13.9%)
1960 to 1979640 (23.2%)81,386 (24.1%)
1940 to 1959865 (865.0%)114,044 (114,044.0%)
1939 or Earlier614 (22.2%)69,761 (20.6%)
Closter Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 ClosterBergen County
1 Room13 (0.5%)7,379 (2.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms1,350 (48.8%)187,449 (55.4%)
4 or 5 Rooms495 (17.9%)96,428 (28.5%)
6 or 7 Rooms1,095 (39.6%)100,319 (29.7%)
8 or More Rooms1,107 (40.1%)89,148 (26.4%)
Closter Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 ClosterBergen County
No Bedroom22 (0.8%)7,908 (2.3%)
1 Bedroom78 (2.8%)52,896 (15.6%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms1,350 (48.8%)187,449 (55.4%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,314 (47.5%)89,996 (26.6%)
Closter Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 ClosterBergen County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities2,755 (99.7%)337,573 (99.8%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities2,746 (99.3%)335,986 (99.3%)