Building Departments in Nez Perce County, Idaho

There are 3 Building Departments in Nez Perce County, Idaho, serving a population of 40,014 people in an area of 848 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 13,338 people, and 1 Building Department per 282 square miles.

In Idaho, Nez Perce County is ranked 15th of 44 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 6th of 44 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Nez Perce County Building Departments

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

Lewiston Permits 215 D Street Lewiston, ID

Lewiston Zoning 215 D Street Lewiston, ID

Nez Perce County Planning Department 1225 Idaho Street Lewiston, ID

About the Nez Perce County Building Department

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

Nez Perce County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Nez Perce 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.

Nez Perce County Residential Housing Units
 Nez Perce CountyIdaho
Total Housing Units17,739711,731
Occupied Housing Units16,302 (91.9%)618,331 (86.9%)
Nez Perce County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Nez Perce CountyIdaho
Single-Family Detached Homes11,450 (70.2%)459,243 (74.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes593 (3.6%)19,968 (3.2%)
2 Apartments545 (3.3%)13,520 (2.2%)
3 or 4 Apartments865 (5.3%)27,735 (4.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments525 (3.2%)15,339 (2.5%)
10 or More Apartments758 (4.6%)33,097 (5.4%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,566 (9.6%)49,429 (8.0%)
Nez Perce County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Nez Perce CountyIdaho
2014 or Later86 (0.5%)17,000 (2.7%)
2010 to 2013372 (2.3%)22,426 (3.6%)
2000 to 20091,576 (9.7%)132,230 (21.4%)
1980 to 19993,706 (22.7%)180,412 (29.2%)
1960 to 19794,967 (30.5%)151,273 (24.5%)
1940 to 19593,238 (3,238.0%)64,417 (64,417.0%)
1939 or Earlier2,357 (14.5%)50,573 (8.2%)
Nez Perce County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Nez Perce CountyIdaho
1 Room234 (1.4%)8,692 (1.4%)
2 or 3 Rooms10,460 (64.2%)397,654 (64.3%)
4 or 5 Rooms5,466 (33.5%)208,593 (33.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms4,422 (27.1%)186,381 (30.1%)
8 or More Rooms4,497 (27.6%)165,946 (26.8%)
Nez Perce County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Nez Perce CountyIdaho
No Bedroom237 (1.5%)9,419 (1.5%)
1 Bedroom1,459 (8.9%)38,450 (6.2%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms10,460 (64.2%)397,654 (64.3%)
4 or More Bedrooms4,146 (25.4%)172,808 (27.9%)
Nez Perce County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Nez Perce CountyIdaho
With Complete Plumbing Facilities16,192 (99.3%)614,989 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities16,097 (98.7%)611,862 (99.0%)