Building Departments in Hall County, Georgia

There are 3 Building Departments in Hall County, Georgia, serving a population of 192,865 people in an area of 393 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 64,288 people, and 1 Building Department per 130 square miles.

In Georgia, Hall County is ranked 71st of 159 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 19th of 159 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Hall County Building Departments

Find Hall County, Georgia building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Flowery Branch Building Department 5512 Main Street Flowery Branch, GA

Hall County Building Department 300 Green Street Northeast Gainesville, GA

Hall County Permits 440 Prior Street Southeast Gainesville, GA

About the Hall County Building Department

Building Departments in Hall County, GA 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 Hall County 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:
  • Hall County, Georgia building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Hall County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Hall County, GA zoning laws and requirements

Hall County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Hall 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, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Hall County Residential Housing Units
 Hall CountyGeorgia
Total Housing Units70,8774,203,288
Occupied Housing Units63,095 (89.0%)3,663,104 (87.1%)
Hall County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Hall CountyGeorgia
Single-Family Detached Homes45,913 (72.8%)2,486,496 (67.9%)
Single-Family Attached Homes2,221 (3.5%)142,317 (3.9%)
2 Apartments849 (1.3%)75,117 (2.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,327 (2.1%)108,167 (3.0%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,670 (2.6%)172,218 (4.7%)
10 or More Apartments5,153 (8.2%)370,274 (10.1%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing5,962 (9.4%)308,515 (8.4%)
Hall County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Hall CountyGeorgia
2014 or Later888 (1.4%)35,496 (1.0%)
2010 to 20131,128 (1.8%)91,774 (2.5%)
2000 to 200917,268 (27.4%)840,095 (22.9%)
1980 to 199925,718 (40.8%)1,423,058 (38.8%)
1960 to 197911,714 (18.6%)819,614 (22.4%)
1940 to 19594,722 (7.5%)309,825 (8.5%)
1939 or Earlier1,657 (2.6%)143,242 (3.9%)
Hall County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Hall CountyGeorgia
1 Room775 (1.2%)43,833 (1.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms3,134 (5.0%)254,013 (6.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms21,793 (34.5%)1,207,708 (33.0%)
6 or 7 Rooms21,052 (33.4%)1,218,388 (33.3%)
8 or More Rooms16,341 (25.9%)939,162 (25.6%)
Hall County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Hall CountyGeorgia
No Bedroom828 (1.3%)46,898 (1.3%)
1 Bedroom2,919 (4.6%)255,503 (7.0%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms42,030 (66.6%)2,363,825 (64.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms17,318 (27.4%)996,878 (27.2%)
Hall County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Hall CountyGeorgia
With Complete Plumbing Facilities62,818 (99.6%)3,650,806 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities62,579 (99.2%)3,640,167 (99.4%)