Building Departments in Marshall County, Mississippi

There are 2 Building Departments in Marshall County, Mississippi, serving a population of 35,981 people in an area of 706 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 17,990 people, and 1 Building Department per 352 square miles.

In Mississippi, Marshall County is ranked 5th of 82 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 14th of 82 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Marshall County Building Departments

Find Marshall County, Mississippi building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Byhalia Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits 161 Mississippi 309 Byhalia, MS

Marshall County Zoning 590 Mississippi 178 Holly Springs, MS

About the Marshall County Building Department

Building Departments in Marshall County, MS 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 Marshall County 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:
  • Marshall County, Mississippi building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Marshall County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Marshall County, MS zoning laws and requirements

Marshall County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Marshall 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.

Marshall County Residential Housing Units
 Marshall CountyMississippi
Total Housing Units15,3181,308,259
Occupied Housing Units13,084 (85.4%)1,103,514 (84.3%)
Marshall County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Marshall CountyMississippi
Single-Family Detached Homes9,458 (72.3%)779,523 (70.6%)
Single-Family Attached Homes112 (0.9%)13,562 (1.2%)
2 Apartments288 (2.2%)24,290 (2.2%)
3 or 4 Apartments127 (1.0%)32,424 (2.9%)
5 to 9 Apartments427 (3.3%)48,148 (4.4%)
10 or More Apartments107 (0.8%)46,733 (4.2%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing2,565 (19.6%)158,834 (14.4%)
Marshall County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Marshall CountyMississippi
2014 or Later109 (0.8%)10,412 (0.9%)
2010 to 2013302 (2.3%)34,252 (3.1%)
2000 to 20092,898 (22.1%)197,778 (17.9%)
1980 to 19995,026 (38.4%)366,966 (33.3%)
1960 to 19793,718 (28.4%)333,352 (30.2%)
1940 to 1959668 (5.1%)114,787 (10.4%)
1939 or Earlier363 (2.8%)45,967 (4.2%)
Marshall County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Marshall CountyMississippi
1 Room60 (0.5%)12,936 (1.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms672 (5.1%)76,156 (6.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms5,176 (39.6%)438,799 (39.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms4,938 (37.7%)387,501 (35.1%)
8 or More Rooms2,238 (17.1%)188,122 (17.0%)
Marshall County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Marshall CountyMississippi
No Bedroom60 (0.5%)13,737 (1.2%)
1 Bedroom569 (4.3%)58,491 (5.3%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms9,896 (75.6%)826,006 (74.9%)
4 or More Bedrooms2,559 (19.6%)205,280 (18.6%)
Marshall County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Marshall CountyMississippi
With Complete Plumbing Facilities12,969 (99.1%)1,098,314 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities13,050 (99.7%)1,095,313 (99.3%)