Building Departments in Adams County, Nebraska

There are 2 Building Departments in Adams County, Nebraska, serving a population of 31,564 people in an area of 564 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 15,782 people, and 1 Building Department per 281 square miles.

In Nebraska, Adams County is ranked 20th of 93 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 8th of 93 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Adams County Building Departments

Find Adams County, Nebraska building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Adams County Planning and Zoning Department 500 North Denver Avenue Hastings, NE

Hastings Building Department 220 North Hastings Avenue Hastings, NE

About the Adams County Building Department

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

Adams County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Adams 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.

Adams County Residential Housing Units
 Adams CountyNebraska
Total Housing Units13,873830,749
Occupied Housing Units12,710 (91.6%)754,063 (90.8%)
Adams County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Adams CountyNebraska
Single-Family Detached Homes9,819 (77.3%)555,555 (73.7%)
Single-Family Attached Homes416 (3.3%)30,935 (4.1%)
2 Apartments377 (3.0%)13,634 (1.8%)
3 or 4 Apartments878 (6.9%)19,144 (2.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments241 (1.9%)28,753 (3.8%)
10 or More Apartments478 (3.8%)85,549 (11.3%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing501 (3.9%)20,493 (2.7%)
Adams County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Adams CountyNebraska
2014 or Later225 (1.8%)12,370 (1.6%)
2010 to 2013147 (1.2%)22,334 (3.0%)
2000 to 20091,015 (8.0%)92,314 (12.2%)
1980 to 19992,087 (16.4%)161,414 (21.4%)
1960 to 19793,445 (27.1%)206,470 (27.4%)
1940 to 19592,807 (2,807.0%)109,047 (109,047.0%)
1939 or Earlier2,984 (23.5%)150,114 (19.9%)
Adams County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Adams CountyNebraska
1 Room85 (0.7%)10,029 (1.3%)
2 or 3 Rooms8,471 (66.6%)470,243 (62.4%)
4 or 5 Rooms4,037 (31.8%)217,475 (28.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms3,381 (26.6%)221,412 (29.4%)
8 or More Rooms4,062 (32.0%)228,076 (30.2%)
Adams County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Adams CountyNebraska
No Bedroom85 (0.7%)11,465 (1.5%)
1 Bedroom1,295 (10.2%)78,965 (10.5%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms8,471 (66.6%)470,243 (62.4%)
4 or More Bedrooms2,859 (22.5%)193,390 (25.6%)
Adams County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Adams CountyNebraska
With Complete Plumbing Facilities12,697 (99.9%)751,671 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities12,553 (98.8%)745,707 (98.9%)