Johnston Building Department in Johnston, Iowa

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Johnston Building Department Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Johnston Building Department, a Building Department, at Merle Hay Road, Johnston IA.

Name
Johnston Building Department
Address
6221 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, Iowa, 50131
Phone
515-727-7778

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About the Johnston Building Department

The Johnston Building Department, located in Johnston, Iowa, 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.

You may contact the Department of Buildings for questions about:
  • Polk County building codes and ordinances
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  • Zoning regulations and ordinances in Polk County, Iowa
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Johnston Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Johnston 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.

Johnston Residential Housing Units
 JohnstonPolk County
Total Housing Units8,542197,248
Occupied Housing Units8,151 (95.4%)183,753 (93.2%)
Johnston Occupied Residential Buildings
 JohnstonPolk County
Single-Family Detached Homes5,030 (61.7%)120,585 (65.6%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,261 (15.5%)14,312 (7.8%)
2 Apartments37 (0.5%)3,042 (1.7%)
3 or 4 Apartments190 (2.3%)3,689 (2.0%)
5 to 9 Apartments407 (5.0%)6,888 (3.7%)
10 or More Apartments1,226 (15.0%)31,267 (17.0%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing-3,970 (2.2%)
Johnston Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 JohnstonPolk County
2014 or Later681 (8.4%)5,534 (3.0%)
2010 to 20131,150 (14.1%)7,565 (4.1%)
2000 to 20092,692 (33.0%)28,159 (15.3%)
1980 to 19992,469 (30.3%)42,720 (23.2%)
1960 to 1979872 (10.7%)43,458 (23.7%)
1940 to 1959233 (233.0%)28,436 (28,436.0%)
1939 or Earlier54 (0.7%)27,881 (15.2%)
Johnston Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 JohnstonPolk County
1 Room69 (0.8%)3,433 (1.9%)
2 or 3 Rooms4,428 (54.3%)119,859 (65.2%)
4 or 5 Rooms2,320 (28.5%)64,699 (35.2%)
6 or 7 Rooms1,767 (21.7%)51,209 (27.9%)
8 or More Rooms3,135 (38.5%)44,181 (24.0%)
Johnston Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 JohnstonPolk County
No Bedroom105 (1.3%)4,110 (2.2%)
1 Bedroom547 (6.7%)18,259 (9.9%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms4,428 (54.3%)119,859 (65.2%)
4 or More Bedrooms3,071 (37.7%)41,525 (22.6%)
Johnston Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 JohnstonPolk County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities8,151 (100.0%)183,309 (99.8%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities8,104 (99.4%)182,243 (99.2%)