Building Departments in Bonner County, Idaho

There are 3 Building Departments in Bonner County, Idaho, serving a population of 41,855 people in an area of 1,735 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 13,951 people, and 1 Building Department per 578 square miles.

In Idaho, Bonner County is ranked 15th of 44 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 14th of 44 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Bonner County Building Departments

Find Bonner County, Idaho building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Bonner County Planning Department 1500 U.S. Highway 2 Sandpoint, ID

Sandpoint Building Department 1123 Lake Street Sandpoint, ID

Sandpoint Zoning 1123 Lake Street Sandpoint, ID

About the Bonner County Building Department

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

Bonner County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Bonner 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.

Bonner County Residential Housing Units
 Bonner CountyIdaho
Total Housing Units24,935701,196
Occupied Housing Units17,563 (70.4%)609,124 (86.9%)
Bonner County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Bonner CountyIdaho
Single-Family Detached Homes13,070 (74.4%)454,648 (74.6%)
Single-Family Attached Homes413 (2.4%)19,089 (3.1%)
2 Apartments181 (1.0%)13,500 (2.2%)
3 or 4 Apartments340 (1.9%)26,844 (4.4%)
5 to 9 Apartments406 (2.3%)15,183 (2.5%)
10 or More Apartments766 (4.4%)31,413 (5.2%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing2,387 (13.6%)48,447 (8.0%)
Bonner County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Bonner CountyIdaho
2014 or Later64 (0.4%)9,229 (1.5%)
2010 to 2013561 (3.2%)20,419 (3.4%)
2000 to 20094,003 (22.8%)134,522 (22.1%)
1980 to 19995,912 (33.7%)177,961 (29.2%)
1960 to 19794,274 (24.3%)150,956 (24.8%)
1940 to 19591,477 (8.4%)65,236 (10.7%)
1939 or Earlier1,272 (7.2%)50,801 (8.3%)
Bonner County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Bonner CountyIdaho
1 Room345 (2.0%)8,422 (1.4%)
2 or 3 Rooms1,834 (10.4%)47,658 (7.8%)
4 or 5 Rooms6,614 (37.7%)208,277 (34.2%)
6 or 7 Rooms5,226 (29.8%)182,593 (30.0%)
8 or More Rooms3,544 (20.2%)162,174 (26.6%)
Bonner County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Bonner CountyIdaho
No Bedroom364 (2.1%)9,199 (1.5%)
1 Bedroom1,727 (9.8%)37,567 (6.2%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms12,042 (68.6%)393,463 (64.6%)
4 or More Bedrooms3,430 (19.5%)168,895 (27.7%)
Bonner County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Bonner CountyIdaho
With Complete Plumbing Facilities17,294 (98.5%)605,777 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities17,133 (97.6%)602,487 (98.9%)