Cook County Zoning

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Cook County Zoning Contact Information

Address, Phone Number, and Hours for Cook County Zoning, a Building Department, at West Washington Street, Chicago IL.

Name
Cook County Zoning
Address
69 West Washington Street, Ste 2840
Chicago, Illinois, 60602
Phone
312-603-0540
Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

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About the Cook County Zoning

The Cook County Zoning, located in Chicago, Illinois, ensures the construction of safe buildings, primarily through the development and enforcement of building codes. The Building Department establishes building codes and standards for the construction of buildings and addresses virtually all aspects of construction, including design requirements, building materials, parking, resistance to natural disasters, and trades such as electric and plumbing.

You may contact the Department of Buildings for questions about:
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Cook County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Cook County 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.

Cook County Residential Housing Units
 Cook CountyIllinois
Total Housing Units2,188,3945,347,268
Occupied Housing Units1,963,070 (89.7%)4,830,038 (90.3%)
Cook County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Cook CountyIllinois
Single-Family Detached Homes826,422 (42.1%)2,912,384 (60.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes106,531 (5.4%)288,236 (6.0%)
2 Apartments173,998 (8.9%)248,181 (5.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments199,296 (10.2%)294,340 (6.1%)
5 to 9 Apartments193,244 (9.8%)299,097 (6.2%)
10 or More Apartments449,943 (22.9%)678,355 (14.0%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing13,636 (0.7%)109,445 (2.3%)
Cook County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Cook CountyIllinois
2014 or Later11,823 (0.6%)33,656 (0.7%)
2010 to 201318,584 (0.9%)66,478 (1.4%)
2000 to 2009150,523 (7.7%)548,236 (11.4%)
1980 to 1999271,410 (13.8%)992,290 (20.5%)
1960 to 1979496,981 (25.3%)1,272,562 (26.3%)
1940 to 1959455,523 (455,523.0%)919,590 (919,590.0%)
1939 or Earlier558,226 (28.4%)997,226 (20.6%)
Cook County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Cook CountyIllinois
1 Room65,158 (3.3%)106,221 (2.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms1,247,682 (63.6%)3,134,650 (64.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms754,846 (38.5%)1,666,470 (34.5%)
6 or 7 Rooms543,198 (27.7%)1,471,423 (30.5%)
8 or More Rooms317,574 (16.2%)1,099,318 (22.8%)
Cook County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Cook CountyIllinois
No Bedroom78,078 (4.0%)122,619 (2.5%)
1 Bedroom299,464 (15.3%)522,594 (10.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms1,247,682 (63.6%)3,134,650 (64.9%)
4 or More Bedrooms337,846 (17.2%)1,050,175 (21.7%)
Cook County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Cook CountyIllinois
With Complete Plumbing Facilities1,957,344 (99.7%)4,816,603 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities1,948,863 (99.3%)4,794,163 (99.3%)