Building Departments in Archuleta County, Colorado

There are 2 Building Departments in Archuleta County, Colorado, serving a population of 12,592 people in an area of 1,350 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 6,296 people, and 1 Building Department per 674 square miles.

In Colorado, Archuleta County is ranked 8th of 64 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 22nd of 64 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Archuleta County Building Departments

Find Archuleta County, Colorado building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Archuleta County Building Department 1122 U.s. 84 Pagosa Springs, CO

Pagosa Springs Building Department 279 River Run Drive Pagosa Springs, CO

About the Archuleta County Building Department

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

Archuleta County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Archuleta County Residential Housing Units, Occupied Residential Buildings, 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, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Archuleta County Residential Housing Units
 Archuleta CountyColorado
Total Housing Units9,1212,319,737
Occupied Housing Units5,553 (60.9%)2,082,531 (89.8%)
Archuleta County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Archuleta CountyColorado
Single-Family Detached Homes3,883 (69.9%)1,338,165 (64.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes108 (1.9%)146,912 (7.1%)
2 Apartments13 (0.2%)31,881 (1.5%)
3 or 4 Apartments81 (1.5%)67,422 (3.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments381 (6.9%)93,440 (4.5%)
10 or More Apartments237 (4.3%)320,156 (15.4%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing850 (15.3%)84,555 (4.1%)
Archuleta County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Archuleta CountyColorado
2014 or Later70 (1.3%)28,140 (1.4%)
2010 to 2013138 (2.5%)56,819 (2.7%)
2000 to 20091,879 (33.8%)381,735 (18.3%)
1980 to 19992,309 (41.6%)650,014 (31.2%)
1960 to 1979783 (14.1%)580,690 (27.9%)
1940 to 1959149 (2.7%)225,215 (10.8%)
1939 or Earlier225 (4.1%)159,918 (7.7%)
Archuleta County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Archuleta CountyColorado
1 Room174 (3.1%)34,826 (1.7%)
2 or 3 Rooms478 (8.6%)261,329 (12.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms2,266 (40.8%)630,776 (30.3%)
6 or 7 Rooms1,710 (30.8%)560,206 (26.9%)
8 or More Rooms925 (16.7%)595,394 (28.6%)
Archuleta County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Archuleta CountyColorado
No Bedroom184 (3.3%)39,105 (1.9%)
1 Bedroom278 (5.0%)224,237 (10.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms4,200 (75.6%)1,216,823 (58.4%)
4 or More Bedrooms891 (16.0%)602,366 (28.9%)
Archuleta County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Archuleta CountyColorado
With Complete Plumbing Facilities5,495 (99.0%)2,075,881 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities5,518 (99.4%)2,066,559 (99.2%)