Building Departments in Concord, North Carolina

There are 2 Building Departments in Concord, North Carolina, serving a population of 87,607 people in an area of 62 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 43,803 people, and 1 Building Department per 30 square miles.

In North Carolina, Concord is ranked 116th of 959 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 120th of 959 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Concord Building Departments

Find Concord, North Carolina building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Cabarrus County Planning Department 65 Church Street South Concord, NC

Cabarrus County Zoning 65 Church Street South Concord, NC

About the Concord Building Department

Building Departments in Concord, NC 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 Concord 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:
  • Concord, North Carolina building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Concord building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Concord, NC zoning laws and requirements

Concord Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Concord 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.

Concord Residential Housing Units
 ConcordCabarrus County
Total Housing Units33,83576,784
Occupied Housing Units31,355 (92.7%)70,598 (91.9%)
Concord Occupied Residential Buildings
 ConcordCabarrus County
Single-Family Detached Homes23,840 (76.0%)56,363 (79.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,196 (3.8%)2,068 (2.9%)
2 Apartments748 (2.4%)1,231 (1.7%)
3 or 4 Apartments644 (2.1%)897 (1.3%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,520 (4.8%)2,231 (3.2%)
10 or More Apartments2,541 (8.1%)3,410 (4.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing866 (2.8%)4,398 (6.2%)
Concord Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 ConcordCabarrus County
2014 or Later607 (1.9%)1,410 (2.0%)
2010 to 20131,639 (5.2%)3,292 (4.7%)
2000 to 20099,460 (30.2%)19,969 (28.3%)
1980 to 19999,806 (31.3%)22,581 (32.0%)
1960 to 19794,197 (13.4%)11,384 (16.1%)
1940 to 19593,822 (12.2%)7,934 (11.2%)
1939 or Earlier1,824 (5.8%)4,028 (5.7%)
Concord Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 ConcordCabarrus County
1 Room1,632 (5.2%)2,506 (3.5%)
2 or 3 Rooms1,846 (5.9%)2,771 (3.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms10,145 (32.4%)23,573 (33.4%)
6 or 7 Rooms8,879 (28.3%)22,142 (31.4%)
8 or More Rooms8,853 (28.2%)19,606 (27.8%)
Concord Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 ConcordCabarrus County
No Bedroom1,646 (5.2%)2,535 (3.6%)
1 Bedroom1,598 (5.1%)2,507 (3.6%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms18,997 (60.6%)45,959 (65.1%)
4 or More Bedrooms9,114 (29.1%)19,597 (27.8%)
Concord Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 ConcordCabarrus County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities31,320 (99.9%)70,451 (99.8%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities31,154 (99.4%)70,290 (99.6%)