Building Departments in Larimer County, Colorado

There are 6 Building Departments in Larimer County, Colorado, serving a population of 330,976 people in an area of 2,596 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 55,162 people, and 1 Building Department per 432 square miles.

In Colorado, Larimer County is ranked 34th of 64 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 14th of 64 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Larimer County Building Departments

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


Estes Park Planning Department 170 Macgregor Avenue Estes Park, CO

Fort Bragg Zoning 281 North College Avenue Fort Collins, CO

Fort Collins City Building Department 281 North College Avenue Fort Collins, CO

Fort Collins Planning Department 281 North College Avenue Fort Collins, CO

Larimer County Building Department and Permits 1601 Brodie Avenue Estes Park, CO

Loveland Sprinkler Permits 200 North Wilson Avenue Loveland, CO

About the Larimer County Building Department

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

Larimer County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Larimer 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.

Larimer County Residential Housing Units
 Larimer CountyColorado
Total Housing Units142,6422,319,737
Occupied Housing Units130,502 (91.5%)2,082,531 (89.8%)
Larimer County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Larimer CountyColorado
Single-Family Detached Homes87,514 (67.1%)1,338,165 (64.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes9,176 (7.0%)146,912 (7.1%)
2 Apartments2,746 (2.1%)31,881 (1.5%)
3 or 4 Apartments5,254 (4.0%)67,422 (3.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments6,522 (5.0%)93,440 (4.5%)
10 or More Apartments14,257 (10.9%)320,156 (15.4%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing5,033 (3.9%)84,555 (4.1%)
Larimer County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Larimer CountyColorado
2014 or Later2,193 (1.7%)28,140 (1.4%)
2010 to 20135,285 (4.0%)56,819 (2.7%)
2000 to 200926,196 (20.1%)381,735 (18.3%)
1980 to 199945,989 (35.2%)650,014 (31.2%)
1960 to 197936,503 (28.0%)580,690 (27.9%)
1940 to 19596,996 (5.4%)225,215 (10.8%)
1939 or Earlier7,340 (5.6%)159,918 (7.7%)
Larimer County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Larimer CountyColorado
1 Room1,741 (1.3%)34,826 (1.7%)
2 or 3 Rooms13,062 (10.0%)261,329 (12.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms39,599 (30.3%)630,776 (30.3%)
6 or 7 Rooms36,415 (27.9%)560,206 (26.9%)
8 or More Rooms39,685 (30.4%)595,394 (28.6%)
Larimer County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Larimer CountyColorado
No Bedroom1,853 (1.4%)39,105 (1.9%)
1 Bedroom8,813 (6.8%)224,237 (10.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms81,498 (62.4%)1,216,823 (58.4%)
4 or More Bedrooms38,338 (29.4%)602,366 (28.9%)
Larimer County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Larimer CountyColorado
With Complete Plumbing Facilities130,161 (99.7%)2,075,881 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities129,198 (99.0%)2,066,559 (99.2%)