Building Departments in Iredell County, North Carolina

There are 3 Building Departments in Iredell County, North Carolina, serving a population of 169,798 people in an area of 575 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 56,599 people, and 1 Building Department per 191 square miles.

In North Carolina, Iredell County is ranked 55th of 100 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 31st of 100 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Iredell County Building Departments

Find Iredell County, North Carolina building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Iredell Building Department 349 North Center Street Statesville, NC

Mooresville Zoning 413 North Main Street Mooresville, NC

Statesville City Planning Department 227 South Center Street Statesville, NC

About the Iredell County Building Department

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

Iredell County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Iredell 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.

Iredell County Residential Housing Units
 Iredell CountyNorth Carolina
Total Housing Units71,7204,521,697
Occupied Housing Units63,447 (88.5%)3,874,346 (85.7%)
Iredell County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Iredell CountyNorth Carolina
Single-Family Detached Homes46,552 (73.4%)2,564,031 (66.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,477 (2.3%)163,294 (4.2%)
2 Apartments914 (1.4%)75,522 (1.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,254 (2.0%)105,369 (2.7%)
5 to 9 Apartments2,087 (3.3%)164,819 (4.3%)
10 or More Apartments2,766 (4.4%)315,258 (8.1%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing8,397 (13.2%)486,053 (12.5%)
Iredell County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Iredell CountyNorth Carolina
2014 or Later872 (1.4%)46,080 (1.2%)
2010 to 20132,468 (3.9%)141,392 (3.6%)
2000 to 200916,967 (26.7%)802,896 (20.7%)
1980 to 199921,901 (34.5%)1,403,456 (36.2%)
1960 to 197912,202 (19.2%)885,693 (22.9%)
1940 to 19595,958 (9.4%)403,933 (10.4%)
1939 or Earlier3,079 (4.9%)190,896 (4.9%)
Iredell County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Iredell CountyNorth Carolina
1 Room1,149 (1.8%)47,603 (1.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms3,177 (5.0%)306,266 (7.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms21,822 (34.4%)1,477,508 (38.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms20,148 (31.8%)1,236,163 (31.9%)
8 or More Rooms17,151 (27.0%)806,806 (20.8%)
Iredell County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Iredell CountyNorth Carolina
No Bedroom1,243 (2.0%)50,513 (1.3%)
1 Bedroom2,491 (3.9%)247,436 (6.4%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms44,587 (70.3%)2,813,482 (72.6%)
4 or More Bedrooms15,126 (23.8%)762,915 (19.7%)
Iredell County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Iredell CountyNorth Carolina
With Complete Plumbing Facilities63,357 (99.9%)3,862,027 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities63,284 (99.7%)3,852,011 (99.4%)