Building Departments in Kodiak, Alaska

There are 2 Building Departments in Kodiak, Alaska, serving a population of 6,168 people in an area of 4 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 3,084 people, and 1 Building Department per 1 square miles.

In Alaska, Kodiak is ranked 1st of 365 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 1st of 365 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Kodiak Building Departments

Find Kodiak, Alaska building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Borough Zoning 710 Mill Bay Road Kodiak, AK

Kodiak Permits 710 Mill Bay Road Kodiak, AK

About the Kodiak Building Department

Building Departments in Kodiak, AK 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 Kodiak 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:
  • Kodiak, Alaska building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Kodiak building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Kodiak, AK zoning laws and requirements

Kodiak Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Kodiak 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.

Kodiak Residential Housing Units
 KodiakKodiak Island Borough
Total Housing Units2,1735,373
Occupied Housing Units1,986 (91.4%)4,538 (84.5%)
Kodiak Occupied Residential Buildings
 KodiakKodiak Island Borough
Single-Family Detached Homes1,074 (54.1%)2,635 (58.1%)
Single-Family Attached Homes45 (2.3%)278 (6.1%)
2 Apartments178 (9.0%)443 (9.8%)
3 or 4 Apartments163 (8.2%)297 (6.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments85 (4.3%)127 (2.8%)
10 or More Apartments389 (19.6%)492 (10.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing52 (2.6%)266 (5.9%)
Kodiak Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 KodiakKodiak Island Borough
2014 or Later40 (2.0%)40 (0.9%)
2010 to 2013-52 (1.1%)
2000 to 200963 (3.2%)644 (14.2%)
1980 to 1999521 (26.2%)1,595 (35.1%)
1960 to 1979934 (47.0%)1,668 (36.8%)
1940 to 1959387 (19.5%)492 (10.8%)
1939 or Earlier41 (2.1%)47 (1.0%)
Kodiak Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 KodiakKodiak Island Borough
1 Room50 (2.5%)92 (2.0%)
2 or 3 Rooms475 (23.9%)745 (16.4%)
4 or 5 Rooms872 (43.9%)2,052 (45.2%)
6 or 7 Rooms431 (21.7%)1,181 (26.0%)
8 or More Rooms158 (8.0%)468 (10.3%)
Kodiak Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 KodiakKodiak Island Borough
No Bedroom50 (2.5%)104 (2.3%)
1 Bedroom350 (17.6%)477 (10.5%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms1,139 (57.4%)2,865 (63.1%)
4 or More Bedrooms447 (22.5%)1,092 (24.1%)
Kodiak Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 KodiakKodiak Island Borough
With Complete Plumbing Facilities1,986 (100.0%)4,498 (99.1%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities1,934 (97.4%)4,456 (98.2%)