Building Departments in Champaign County, Illinois

There are 4 Building Departments in Champaign County, Illinois, serving a population of 207,946 people in an area of 996 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 51,986 people, and 1 Building Department per 248 square miles.

In Illinois, Champaign County is ranked 44th of 102 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 18th of 102 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Champaign County Building Departments

Find Champaign County, Illinois building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Champaign Building Department 307 South Randolph Street Champaign, IL

Champaign City Zoning 102 North Neil Street Champaign, IL

Urbana Building Department 400 South Vine Street Urbana, IL

Urbana Zoning 400 South Vine Street Urbana, IL

About the Champaign County Building Department

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

Champaign County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Champaign 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.

Champaign County Residential Housing Units
 Champaign CountyIllinois
Total Housing Units91,6675,347,268
Occupied Housing Units82,499 (90.0%)4,830,038 (90.3%)
Champaign County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Champaign CountyIllinois
Single-Family Detached Homes46,060 (55.8%)2,912,384 (60.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes4,242 (5.1%)288,236 (6.0%)
2 Apartments2,002 (2.4%)248,181 (5.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments3,108 (3.8%)294,340 (6.1%)
5 to 9 Apartments5,948 (7.2%)299,097 (6.2%)
10 or More Apartments17,872 (21.7%)678,355 (14.0%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing3,267 (4.0%)109,445 (2.3%)
Champaign County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Champaign CountyIllinois
2014 or Later1,689 (2.0%)33,656 (0.7%)
2010 to 20132,890 (3.5%)66,478 (1.4%)
2000 to 200912,192 (14.8%)548,236 (11.4%)
1980 to 199921,471 (26.0%)992,290 (20.5%)
1960 to 197923,008 (27.9%)1,272,562 (26.3%)
1940 to 195911,914 (11,914.0%)919,590 (919,590.0%)
1939 or Earlier9,335 (11.3%)997,226 (20.6%)
Champaign County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Champaign CountyIllinois
1 Room8,859 (10.7%)106,221 (2.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms48,804 (59.2%)3,134,650 (64.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms26,077 (31.6%)1,666,470 (34.5%)
6 or 7 Rooms23,298 (28.2%)1,471,423 (30.5%)
8 or More Rooms15,108 (18.3%)1,099,318 (22.8%)
Champaign County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Champaign CountyIllinois
No Bedroom9,046 (11.0%)122,619 (2.5%)
1 Bedroom7,862 (9.5%)522,594 (10.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms48,804 (59.2%)3,134,650 (64.9%)
4 or More Bedrooms16,787 (20.3%)1,050,175 (21.7%)
Champaign County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Champaign CountyIllinois
With Complete Plumbing Facilities82,257 (99.7%)4,816,603 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities81,830 (99.2%)4,794,163 (99.3%)