Building Departments in Shoshone County, Idaho

There are 2 Building Departments in Shoshone County, Idaho, serving a population of 12,490 people in an area of 2,630 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 6,245 people, and 1 Building Department per 1,314 square miles.

In Idaho, Shoshone County is ranked 6th of 44 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 22nd of 44 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Shoshone County Building Departments

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

Kellogg Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits 1007 Mc Kinley Avenue West Kellogg, ID

Shoshone County Zoning 700 Bank Street Wallace, ID

About the Shoshone County Building Department

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

Shoshone County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Shoshone 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.

Shoshone County Residential Housing Units
 Shoshone CountyIdaho
Total Housing Units7,119711,731
Occupied Housing Units5,540 (77.8%)618,331 (86.9%)
Shoshone County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Shoshone CountyIdaho
Single-Family Detached Homes4,326 (78.1%)459,243 (74.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes25 (0.5%)19,968 (3.2%)
2 Apartments114 (2.1%)13,520 (2.2%)
3 or 4 Apartments150 (2.7%)27,735 (4.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments62 (1.1%)15,339 (2.5%)
10 or More Apartments247 (4.5%)33,097 (5.4%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing616 (11.1%)49,429 (8.0%)
Shoshone County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Shoshone CountyIdaho
2014 or Later50 (0.9%)17,000 (2.7%)
2010 to 201321 (0.4%)22,426 (3.6%)
2000 to 2009335 (6.0%)132,230 (21.4%)
1980 to 1999775 (14.0%)180,412 (29.2%)
1960 to 19791,473 (26.6%)151,273 (24.5%)
1940 to 19591,284 (1,284.0%)64,417 (64,417.0%)
1939 or Earlier1,602 (28.9%)50,573 (8.2%)
Shoshone County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Shoshone CountyIdaho
1 Room60 (1.1%)8,692 (1.4%)
2 or 3 Rooms3,837 (69.3%)397,654 (64.3%)
4 or 5 Rooms2,190 (39.5%)208,593 (33.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms1,788 (32.3%)186,381 (30.1%)
8 or More Rooms975 (17.6%)165,946 (26.8%)
Shoshone County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Shoshone CountyIdaho
No Bedroom68 (1.2%)9,419 (1.5%)
1 Bedroom577 (10.4%)38,450 (6.2%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms3,837 (69.3%)397,654 (64.3%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,058 (19.1%)172,808 (27.9%)
Shoshone County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Shoshone CountyIdaho
With Complete Plumbing Facilities5,509 (99.4%)614,989 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities5,486 (99.0%)611,862 (99.0%)