Building Departments in Scott County, Iowa

There are 4 Building Departments in Scott County, Iowa, serving a population of 171,493 people in an area of 458 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 42,873 people, and 1 Building Department per 114 square miles.

In Iowa, Scott County is ranked 36th of 99 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 2nd of 99 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Scott County Building Departments

Find Scott County, Iowa building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Bettendorf Building Department 4403 Devils Glen Road Bettendorf, IA

Bettendorf Planning and Zoning Department 4403 Devils Glen Road Bettendorf, IA

Davenport Zoning 226 W 4th St Davenport, IA

Scott County Building Department 500 West 4th Street Davenport, IA

About the Scott County Building Department

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

Scott County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Scott 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, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Scott County Residential Housing Units
 Scott CountyIowa
Total Housing Units73,8691,386,722
Occupied Housing Units67,025 (90.7%)1,256,855 (90.6%)
Scott County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Scott CountyIowa
Single-Family Detached Homes48,230 (72.0%)936,515 (74.5%)
Single-Family Attached Homes3,020 (4.5%)51,615 (4.1%)
2 Apartments1,967 (2.9%)26,009 (2.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments2,359 (3.5%)40,360 (3.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments2,997 (4.5%)43,379 (3.5%)
10 or More Apartments6,805 (10.2%)115,549 (9.2%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,647 (2.5%)43,428 (3.5%)
Scott County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Scott CountyIowa
2014 or Later748 (1.1%)20,326 (1.6%)
2010 to 20132,334 (3.5%)38,328 (3.0%)
2000 to 20097,293 (10.9%)146,540 (11.7%)
1980 to 199911,913 (17.8%)230,871 (18.4%)
1960 to 197921,549 (32.2%)317,879 (25.3%)
1940 to 195910,076 (10,076.0%)195,266 (195,266.0%)
1939 or Earlier13,112 (19.6%)307,645 (24.5%)
Scott County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Scott CountyIowa
1 Room786 (1.2%)14,203 (1.1%)
2 or 3 Rooms43,986 (65.6%)830,419 (66.1%)
4 or 5 Rooms21,477 (32.0%)396,506 (31.5%)
6 or 7 Rooms20,352 (30.4%)387,800 (30.9%)
8 or More Rooms17,738 (26.5%)346,039 (27.5%)
Scott County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Scott CountyIowa
No Bedroom844 (1.3%)16,239 (1.3%)
1 Bedroom6,296 (9.4%)108,716 (8.6%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms43,986 (65.6%)830,419 (66.1%)
4 or More Bedrooms15,899 (23.7%)301,481 (24.0%)
Scott County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Scott CountyIowa
With Complete Plumbing Facilities66,864 (99.8%)1,253,328 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities66,553 (99.3%)1,245,359 (99.1%)