Jackson County Planning Department

Popularity:#2 of 2 Building Departments in Jackson County#88 of 201 Building Departments in North Carolina#2,657 in Building Departments

Jackson County Planning Department Contact Information

View Address and Phone Number for Jackson County Planning Department, a Building Department, at Grindstaff Cove Road, Sylva NC.


Name
Jackson County Planning Department
Address
401 Grindstaff Cove Road
Sylva, North Carolina, 28779
Phone
828-631-2261

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About the Jackson County Planning Department

The Jackson County Planning Department, located in Sylva, North Carolina, ensures the construction of safe buildings, primarily through the development and enforcement of building codes. The Building Department establishes building codes and standards for the construction of buildings and addresses virtually all aspects of construction, including design requirements, building materials, parking, resistance to natural disasters, and trades such as electric and plumbing.

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Jackson County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Jackson 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.

Jackson County Residential Housing Units
 Jackson CountyNorth Carolina
Total Housing Units26,8474,521,697
Occupied Housing Units16,218 (60.4%)3,874,346 (85.7%)
Jackson County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Jackson CountyNorth Carolina
Single-Family Detached Homes11,078 (68.3%)2,564,031 (66.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes114 (0.7%)163,294 (4.2%)
2 Apartments207 (1.3%)75,522 (1.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments336 (2.1%)105,369 (2.7%)
5 to 9 Apartments303 (1.9%)164,819 (4.3%)
10 or More Apartments656 (4.0%)315,258 (8.1%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing3,524 (21.7%)486,053 (12.5%)
Jackson County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Jackson CountyNorth Carolina
2014 or Later218 (1.3%)46,080 (1.2%)
2010 to 2013555 (3.4%)141,392 (3.6%)
2000 to 20093,375 (20.8%)802,896 (20.7%)
1980 to 19995,707 (35.2%)1,403,456 (36.2%)
1960 to 19794,393 (27.1%)885,693 (22.9%)
1940 to 19591,138 (7.0%)403,933 (10.4%)
1939 or Earlier832 (5.1%)190,896 (4.9%)
Jackson County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Jackson CountyNorth Carolina
1 Room252 (1.6%)47,603 (1.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms1,551 (9.6%)306,266 (7.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms7,123 (43.9%)1,477,508 (38.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms5,101 (31.5%)1,236,163 (31.9%)
8 or More Rooms2,191 (13.5%)806,806 (20.8%)
Jackson County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Jackson CountyNorth Carolina
No Bedroom279 (1.7%)50,513 (1.3%)
1 Bedroom872 (5.4%)247,436 (6.4%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms12,938 (79.8%)2,813,482 (72.6%)
4 or More Bedrooms2,129 (13.1%)762,915 (19.7%)
Jackson County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Jackson CountyNorth Carolina
With Complete Plumbing Facilities16,160 (99.6%)3,862,027 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities16,128 (99.4%)3,852,011 (99.4%)