Forsyth County Zoning

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Forsyth County Zoning Contact Information

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Forsyth County Zoning
100 East 1st Street, Ste 3
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 27101
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

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About the Forsyth County Zoning

The Forsyth County Zoning, located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 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.

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Forsyth County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Forsyth 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.

Forsyth County Residential Housing Units
 Forsyth CountyNorth Carolina
Total Housing Units161,8564,521,697
Occupied Housing Units145,102 (89.6%)3,874,346 (85.7%)
Forsyth County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Forsyth CountyNorth Carolina
Single-Family Detached Homes99,943 (68.9%)2,564,031 (66.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes5,670 (3.9%)163,294 (4.2%)
2 Apartments1,607 (1.1%)75,522 (1.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments4,787 (3.3%)105,369 (2.7%)
5 to 9 Apartments9,652 (6.7%)164,819 (4.3%)
10 or More Apartments18,182 (12.5%)315,258 (8.1%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing5,261 (3.6%)486,053 (12.5%)
Forsyth County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Forsyth CountyNorth Carolina
2014 or Later1,010 (0.7%)46,080 (1.2%)
2010 to 20133,793 (2.6%)141,392 (3.6%)
2000 to 200924,044 (16.6%)802,896 (20.7%)
1980 to 199943,276 (29.8%)1,403,456 (36.2%)
1960 to 197944,023 (30.3%)885,693 (22.9%)
1940 to 195920,089 (13.8%)403,933 (10.4%)
1939 or Earlier8,867 (6.1%)190,896 (4.9%)
Forsyth County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Forsyth CountyNorth Carolina
1 Room1,236 (0.9%)47,603 (1.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms12,010 (8.3%)306,266 (7.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms56,295 (38.8%)1,477,508 (38.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms44,201 (30.5%)1,236,163 (31.9%)
8 or More Rooms31,360 (21.6%)806,806 (20.8%)
Forsyth County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Forsyth CountyNorth Carolina
No Bedroom1,379 (1.0%)50,513 (1.3%)
1 Bedroom12,519 (8.6%)247,436 (6.4%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms103,578 (71.4%)2,813,482 (72.6%)
4 or More Bedrooms27,626 (19.0%)762,915 (19.7%)
Forsyth County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Forsyth CountyNorth Carolina
With Complete Plumbing Facilities144,578 (99.6%)3,862,027 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities143,946 (99.2%)3,852,011 (99.4%)