Building Departments in Douglas, Arizona

There are 3 Building Departments in Douglas, Arizona, serving a population of 16,576 people in an area of 10 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 5,525 people, and 1 Building Department per 3 square miles.

In Arizona, Douglas is ranked 14th of 494 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 4th of 494 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Douglas Building Departments

Find Douglas, Arizona building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Cochise County Planning and Zoning Department 661 G Avenue Douglas, AZ

Douglas Permits 425 East 10th Street Douglas, AZ

Douglas Planning and Zoning Department 425 East 10th Street Douglas, AZ

About the Douglas Building Department

Building Departments in Douglas, AZ 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 Douglas 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:
  • Douglas, Arizona building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Douglas building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Douglas, AZ zoning laws and requirements

Douglas Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Douglas 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.

Douglas Residential Housing Units
 DouglasCochise County
Total Housing Units4,38360,653
Occupied Housing Units3,422 (78.1%)49,160 (81.1%)
Douglas Occupied Residential Buildings
 DouglasCochise County
Single-Family Detached Homes2,512 (73.4%)32,885 (66.9%)
Single-Family Attached Homes73 (2.1%)1,077 (2.2%)
2 Apartments71 (2.1%)405 (0.8%)
3 or 4 Apartments246 (7.2%)1,197 (2.4%)
5 to 9 Apartments244 (7.1%)838 (1.7%)
10 or More Apartments113 (3.3%)2,878 (5.9%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing163 (4.8%)9,880 (20.1%)
Douglas Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 DouglasCochise County
2014 or Later47 (1.4%)248 (0.5%)
2010 to 201327 (0.8%)1,284 (2.6%)
2000 to 2009373 (10.9%)10,931 (22.2%)
1980 to 1999653 (19.1%)16,593 (33.8%)
1960 to 1979858 (25.1%)13,257 (27.0%)
1940 to 1959670 (19.6%)3,681 (7.5%)
1939 or Earlier794 (23.2%)3,166 (6.4%)
Douglas Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 DouglasCochise County
1 Room143 (4.2%)1,120 (2.3%)
2 or 3 Rooms352 (10.3%)4,233 (8.6%)
4 or 5 Rooms1,399 (40.9%)17,426 (35.4%)
6 or 7 Rooms1,046 (30.6%)17,534 (35.7%)
8 or More Rooms482 (14.1%)8,847 (18.0%)
Douglas Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 DouglasCochise County
No Bedroom143 (4.2%)1,120 (2.3%)
1 Bedroom274 (8.0%)3,564 (7.2%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms2,481 (72.5%)35,340 (71.9%)
4 or More Bedrooms524 (15.3%)9,136 (18.6%)
Douglas Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 DouglasCochise County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities3,381 (98.8%)48,792 (99.3%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities3,409 (99.6%)48,837 (99.3%)