Building Departments in Flagstaff, Arizona

There are 3 Building Departments in Flagstaff, Arizona, serving a population of 69,903 people in an area of 65 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 23,301 people, and 1 Building Department per 21 square miles.

In Arizona, Flagstaff is ranked 28th of 494 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 22nd of 494 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Flagstaff Building Departments

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


Coconino Planning and Zoning Department 2500 North Fort Valley Road Flagstaff, AZ

Flagstaff Building Department 211 West Aspen Avenue Flagstaff, AZ

Flagstaff Planning and Zoning Department 211 West Aspen Avenue Flagstaff, AZ

About the Flagstaff Building Department

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

Flagstaff Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Flagstaff 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.

Flagstaff Residential Housing Units
 FlagstaffCoconino County
Total Housing Units27,05664,911
Occupied Housing Units23,665 (87.5%)47,588 (73.3%)
Flagstaff Occupied Residential Buildings
 FlagstaffCoconino County
Single-Family Detached Homes11,150 (47.1%)27,936 (58.7%)
Single-Family Attached Homes2,505 (10.6%)2,814 (5.9%)
2 Apartments731 (3.1%)934 (2.0%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,425 (6.0%)1,756 (3.7%)
5 to 9 Apartments2,401 (10.1%)3,115 (6.5%)
10 or More Apartments3,920 (16.6%)4,270 (9.0%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,533 (6.5%)6,763 (14.2%)
Flagstaff Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 FlagstaffCoconino County
2014 or Later175 (0.7%)491 (1.0%)
2010 to 2013941 (4.0%)1,318 (2.8%)
2000 to 20095,084 (21.5%)9,476 (19.9%)
1980 to 19999,226 (39.0%)19,671 (41.3%)
1960 to 19795,749 (24.3%)12,130 (25.5%)
1940 to 19591,713 (7.2%)3,033 (6.4%)
1939 or Earlier777 (3.3%)1,469 (3.1%)
Flagstaff Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 FlagstaffCoconino County
1 Room737 (3.1%)1,949 (4.1%)
2 or 3 Rooms3,918 (16.6%)7,011 (14.7%)
4 or 5 Rooms9,518 (40.2%)19,896 (41.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms6,420 (27.1%)12,799 (26.9%)
8 or More Rooms3,072 (13.0%)5,933 (12.5%)
Flagstaff Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 FlagstaffCoconino County
No Bedroom831 (3.5%)2,097 (4.4%)
1 Bedroom2,354 (9.9%)4,018 (8.4%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms16,155 (68.3%)32,882 (69.1%)
4 or More Bedrooms4,325 (18.3%)8,591 (18.1%)
Flagstaff Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 FlagstaffCoconino County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities23,560 (99.6%)45,975 (96.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities23,479 (99.2%)46,145 (97.0%)