Building Departments in Morgan County, Colorado

There are 2 Building Departments in Morgan County, Colorado, serving a population of 28,123 people in an area of 1,281 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 14,061 people, and 1 Building Department per 640 square miles.

In Colorado, Morgan County is ranked 17th of 64 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 20th of 64 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Morgan County Building Departments

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


Fort Morgan Zoning 710 East Railroad Avenue Fort Morgan, CO

Morgan County Planning and Zoning Department 231 Ensign Street Fort Morgan, CO

About the Morgan County Building Department

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

Morgan County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Morgan 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.

Morgan County Residential Housing Units
 Morgan CountyColorado
Total Housing Units11,6512,319,737
Occupied Housing Units10,599 (91.0%)2,082,531 (89.8%)
Morgan County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Morgan CountyColorado
Single-Family Detached Homes7,589 (71.6%)1,338,165 (64.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes296 (2.8%)146,912 (7.1%)
2 Apartments304 (2.9%)31,881 (1.5%)
3 or 4 Apartments235 (2.2%)67,422 (3.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments325 (3.1%)93,440 (4.5%)
10 or More Apartments575 (5.4%)320,156 (15.4%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,275 (12.0%)84,555 (4.1%)
Morgan County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Morgan CountyColorado
2014 or Later31 (0.3%)28,140 (1.4%)
2010 to 201380 (0.8%)56,819 (2.7%)
2000 to 20091,187 (11.2%)381,735 (18.3%)
1980 to 19992,229 (21.0%)650,014 (31.2%)
1960 to 19793,148 (29.7%)580,690 (27.9%)
1940 to 19591,709 (16.1%)225,215 (10.8%)
1939 or Earlier2,215 (20.9%)159,918 (7.7%)
Morgan County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Morgan CountyColorado
1 Room179 (1.7%)34,826 (1.7%)
2 or 3 Rooms909 (8.6%)261,329 (12.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms3,917 (37.0%)630,776 (30.3%)
6 or 7 Rooms2,954 (27.9%)560,206 (26.9%)
8 or More Rooms2,640 (24.9%)595,394 (28.6%)
Morgan County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Morgan CountyColorado
No Bedroom179 (1.7%)39,105 (1.9%)
1 Bedroom687 (6.5%)224,237 (10.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms7,079 (66.8%)1,216,823 (58.4%)
4 or More Bedrooms2,654 (25.0%)602,366 (28.9%)
Morgan County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Morgan CountyColorado
With Complete Plumbing Facilities10,547 (99.5%)2,075,881 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities10,498 (99.0%)2,066,559 (99.2%)