Building Departments in Burleigh County, North Dakota

There are 4 Building Departments in Burleigh County, North Dakota, serving a population of 92,372 people in an area of 1,633 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 23,093 people, and 1 Building Department per 408 square miles.

In North Dakota, Burleigh County is ranked 3rd of 53 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 1st of 53 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Burleigh County Building Departments

Find Burleigh County, North Dakota building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Burleigh County Planning Department 221 North 5th Street Bismarck, ND

North Dakota Building Department 1513 South 12th Street Bismarck, ND

North Dakota Planning Department 608 East Boulevard Avenue Bismarck, ND

North Dakota State Permits 600 East Boulevard Avenue Bismarck, ND

About the Burleigh County Building Department

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

Burleigh County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Burleigh County Residential Housing Units, 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, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Burleigh County Residential Housing Units
 Burleigh CountyNorth Dakota
Total Housing Units41,951367,684
Occupied Housing Units39,495 (94.1%)314,903 (85.6%)
Burleigh County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Burleigh CountyNorth Dakota
Single-Family Detached Homes22,539 (57.1%)186,687 (59.3%)
Single-Family Attached Homes3,002 (7.6%)19,100 (6.1%)
2 Apartments810 (2.1%)6,053 (1.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,655 (4.2%)11,394 (3.6%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,730 (4.4%)11,417 (3.6%)
10 or More Apartments6,687 (16.9%)60,748 (19.3%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing3,072 (7.8%)19,504 (6.2%)
Burleigh County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Burleigh CountyNorth Dakota
2014 or Later1,967 (5.0%)14,375 (4.6%)
2010 to 20133,319 (8.4%)23,739 (7.5%)
2000 to 20096,765 (17.1%)38,431 (12.2%)
1980 to 199910,248 (25.9%)71,571 (22.7%)
1960 to 197910,827 (27.4%)86,860 (27.6%)
1940 to 19594,456 (4,456.0%)41,363 (41,363.0%)
1939 or Earlier1,913 (4.8%)38,564 (12.2%)
Burleigh County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Burleigh CountyNorth Dakota
1 Room1,113 (2.8%)5,694 (1.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms22,632 (57.3%)189,698 (60.2%)
4 or 5 Rooms11,646 (29.5%)99,114 (31.5%)
6 or 7 Rooms9,278 (23.5%)77,290 (24.5%)
8 or More Rooms13,394 (33.9%)92,469 (29.4%)
Burleigh County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Burleigh CountyNorth Dakota
No Bedroom1,169 (3.0%)6,282 (2.0%)
1 Bedroom2,889 (7.3%)31,727 (10.1%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms22,632 (57.3%)189,698 (60.2%)
4 or More Bedrooms12,805 (32.4%)87,196 (27.7%)
Burleigh County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Burleigh CountyNorth Dakota
With Complete Plumbing Facilities39,327 (99.6%)313,751 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities39,147 (99.1%)312,730 (99.3%)