Building Departments in Highland, New York

There are 2 Building Departments in Highland, New York, serving a population of 5,375 people in an area of 5 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 2,687 people, and 1 Building Department per 2 square miles.

In New York, Highland is ranked 125th of 2100 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 148th of 2100 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Highland Building Departments

Find Highland, New York building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Lloyd Building Department 12 Church Street Highland, NY

Lloyd Town Planning and Zoning Department 12 Church Street Highland, NY

About the Highland Building Department

Building Departments in Highland, NY 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 Highland 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:
  • Highland, New York building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Highland building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Highland, NY zoning laws and requirements

Highland Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Highland 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.

Highland Residential Housing Units
 HighlandUlster County
Total Housing Units2,40884,874
Occupied Housing Units2,101 (87.3%)69,539 (81.9%)
Highland Occupied Residential Buildings
 HighlandUlster County
Single-Family Detached Homes1,035 (49.3%)48,382 (69.6%)
Single-Family Attached Homes335 (15.9%)1,997 (2.9%)
2 Apartments87 (4.1%)4,429 (6.4%)
3 or 4 Apartments145 (6.9%)3,523 (5.1%)
5 to 9 Apartments162 (7.7%)2,850 (4.1%)
10 or More Apartments337 (16.0%)4,274 (6.1%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing-4,084 (5.9%)
Highland Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 HighlandUlster County
2014 or Later49 (2.3%)433 (0.6%)
2010 to 2013153 (7.3%)1,256 (1.8%)
2000 to 2009221 (10.5%)6,644 (9.6%)
1980 to 1999493 (23.5%)14,299 (20.6%)
1960 to 1979384 (18.3%)16,594 (23.9%)
1940 to 1959198 (198.0%)12,771 (12,771.0%)
1939 or Earlier603 (28.7%)17,542 (25.2%)
Highland Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 HighlandUlster County
1 Room14 (0.7%)1,379 (2.0%)
2 or 3 Rooms1,300 (61.9%)45,544 (65.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms679 (32.3%)22,392 (32.2%)
6 or 7 Rooms748 (35.6%)23,918 (34.4%)
8 or More Rooms332 (15.8%)13,977 (20.1%)
Highland Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 HighlandUlster County
No Bedroom14 (0.7%)1,547 (2.2%)
1 Bedroom401 (19.1%)8,932 (12.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms1,300 (61.9%)45,544 (65.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms386 (18.4%)13,516 (19.4%)
Highland Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 HighlandUlster County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities2,101 (100.0%)69,324 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities2,038 (97.0%)69,189 (99.5%)