Building Departments in Latah County, Idaho

There are 2 Building Departments in Latah County, Idaho, serving a population of 38,697 people in an area of 1,076 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 19,348 people, and 1 Building Department per 537 square miles.

In Idaho, Latah County is ranked 18th of 44 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 12th of 44 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Latah County Building Departments

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

Latah County Building Department 522 South Adams Street Moscow, ID

Moscow Permits and Zoning Department 221 East 2nd Street Moscow, ID

About the Latah County Building Department

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

Latah County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Latah 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.

Latah County Residential Housing Units
 Latah CountyIdaho
Total Housing Units16,790711,731
Occupied Housing Units15,530 (92.5%)618,331 (86.9%)
Latah County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Latah CountyIdaho
Single-Family Detached Homes8,016 (51.6%)459,243 (74.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes762 (4.9%)19,968 (3.2%)
2 Apartments615 (4.0%)13,520 (2.2%)
3 or 4 Apartments904 (5.8%)27,735 (4.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,270 (8.2%)15,339 (2.5%)
10 or More Apartments2,357 (15.2%)33,097 (5.4%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,606 (10.3%)49,429 (8.0%)
Latah County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Latah CountyIdaho
2014 or Later152 (1.0%)17,000 (2.7%)
2010 to 2013474 (3.1%)22,426 (3.6%)
2000 to 20092,356 (15.2%)132,230 (21.4%)
1980 to 19994,534 (29.2%)180,412 (29.2%)
1960 to 19794,136 (26.6%)151,273 (24.5%)
1940 to 19591,438 (1,438.0%)64,417 (64,417.0%)
1939 or Earlier2,440 (15.7%)50,573 (8.2%)
Latah County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Latah CountyIdaho
1 Room378 (2.4%)8,692 (1.4%)
2 or 3 Rooms10,566 (68.0%)397,654 (64.3%)
4 or 5 Rooms5,728 (36.9%)208,593 (33.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms3,740 (24.1%)186,381 (30.1%)
8 or More Rooms3,157 (20.3%)165,946 (26.8%)
Latah County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Latah CountyIdaho
No Bedroom401 (2.6%)9,419 (1.5%)
1 Bedroom1,710 (11.0%)38,450 (6.2%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms10,566 (68.0%)397,654 (64.3%)
4 or More Bedrooms2,853 (18.4%)172,808 (27.9%)
Latah County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Latah CountyIdaho
With Complete Plumbing Facilities15,414 (99.3%)614,989 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities15,375 (99.0%)611,862 (99.0%)