Building Departments in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina

There are 2 Building Departments in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, serving a population of 6,978 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 3,489 people, and 1 Building Department per 2 square miles.

In North Carolina, Kill Devil Hills is ranked 39th of 959 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 30th of 959 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Kill Devil Hills Building Departments

Find Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Dare County Building Department 2601 North Croatan Highway Kill Devil Hills, NC

Dare County Building Department, Planning and Zoning 2601 North Croatan Highway Kill Devil Hills, NC

About the Kill Devil Hills Building Department

Building Departments in Kill Devil Hills, NC 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 Kill Devil Hills 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:
  • Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Kill Devil Hills building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Kill Devil Hills, NC zoning laws and requirements

Kill Devil Hills Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Kill Devil Hills 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.

Kill Devil Hills Residential Housing Units
 Kill Devil HillsDare County
Total Housing Units6,43334,290
Occupied Housing Units2,938 (45.7%)15,264 (44.5%)
Kill Devil Hills Occupied Residential Buildings
 Kill Devil HillsDare County
Single-Family Detached Homes2,486 (84.6%)12,466 (81.7%)
Single-Family Attached Homes54 (1.8%)302 (2.0%)
2 Apartments181 (6.2%)411 (2.7%)
3 or 4 Apartments105 (3.6%)305 (2.0%)
5 to 9 Apartments55 (1.9%)316 (2.1%)
10 or More Apartments14 (0.5%)215 (1.4%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing43 (1.5%)1,249 (8.2%)
Kill Devil Hills Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Kill Devil HillsDare County
2014 or Later35 (1.2%)105 (0.7%)
2010 to 201310 (0.3%)280 (1.8%)
2000 to 2009549 (18.7%)2,988 (19.6%)
1980 to 19991,392 (47.4%)7,710 (50.5%)
1960 to 1979765 (26.0%)2,685 (17.6%)
1940 to 1959122 (4.2%)690 (4.5%)
1939 or Earlier65 (2.2%)806 (5.3%)
Kill Devil Hills Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Kill Devil HillsDare County
1 Room80 (2.7%)172 (1.1%)
2 or 3 Rooms109 (3.7%)752 (4.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms1,604 (54.6%)6,574 (43.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms809 (27.5%)4,740 (31.1%)
8 or More Rooms336 (11.4%)3,026 (19.8%)
Kill Devil Hills Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Kill Devil HillsDare County
No Bedroom90 (3.1%)182 (1.2%)
1 Bedroom79 (2.7%)452 (3.0%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms2,116 (72.0%)10,744 (70.4%)
4 or More Bedrooms653 (22.2%)3,886 (25.5%)
Kill Devil Hills Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Kill Devil HillsDare County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities2,923 (99.5%)15,240 (99.8%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities2,938 (100.0%)15,255 (99.9%)