Building Departments in Longmont, Colorado

There are 2 Building Departments in Longmont, Colorado, serving a population of 91,730 people in an area of 28 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 45,865 people, and 1 Building Department per 13 square miles.

In Colorado, Longmont is ranked 54th of 568 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 49th of 568 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Longmont Building Departments

Find Longmont, Colorado building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Longmont Building Department 385 Kimbark Street Longmont, CO

Longmont Planning and Zoning Department 385 Kimbark Street Longmont, CO

About the Longmont Building Department

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

Longmont Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Longmont 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.

Longmont Residential Housing Units
 LongmontColorado
Total Housing Units36,3362,319,737
Occupied Housing Units35,020 (96.4%)2,082,531 (89.8%)
Longmont Occupied Residential Buildings
 LongmontColorado
Single-Family Detached Homes22,290 (63.6%)1,338,165 (64.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes2,756 (7.9%)146,912 (7.1%)
2 Apartments756 (2.2%)31,881 (1.5%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,444 (4.1%)67,422 (3.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments2,220 (6.3%)93,440 (4.5%)
10 or More Apartments4,685 (13.4%)320,156 (15.4%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing869 (2.5%)84,555 (4.1%)
Longmont Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 LongmontColorado
2014 or Later244 (0.7%)28,140 (1.4%)
2010 to 2013749 (2.1%)56,819 (2.7%)
2000 to 20096,898 (19.7%)381,735 (18.3%)
1980 to 199912,078 (34.5%)650,014 (31.2%)
1960 to 197911,198 (32.0%)580,690 (27.9%)
1940 to 19591,769 (5.1%)225,215 (10.8%)
1939 or Earlier2,084 (6.0%)159,918 (7.7%)
Longmont Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 LongmontColorado
1 Room558 (1.6%)34,826 (1.7%)
2 or 3 Rooms3,762 (10.7%)261,329 (12.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms11,035 (31.5%)630,776 (30.3%)
6 or 7 Rooms10,321 (29.5%)560,206 (26.9%)
8 or More Rooms9,344 (26.7%)595,394 (28.6%)
Longmont Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 LongmontColorado
No Bedroom679 (1.9%)39,105 (1.9%)
1 Bedroom3,245 (9.3%)224,237 (10.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms21,542 (61.5%)1,216,823 (58.4%)
4 or More Bedrooms9,554 (27.3%)602,366 (28.9%)
Longmont Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 LongmontColorado
With Complete Plumbing Facilities34,938 (99.8%)2,075,881 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities34,735 (99.2%)2,066,559 (99.2%)