Building Departments in Sullivan County, New Hampshire

There are 3 Building Departments in Sullivan County, New Hampshire, serving a population of 43,073 people in an area of 538 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 14,357 people, and 1 Building Department per 179 square miles.

In New Hampshire, Sullivan County is ranked 2nd of 10 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 6th of 10 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Sullivan County Building Departments

Find Sullivan County, New Hampshire building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Newport Building Department 15 Sunapee Street Newport, NH

Newport Zoning 15 Sunapee Street Newport, NH

Sunapee Zoning 23 Edgemont Road Sunapee, NH

About the Sullivan County Building Department

Building Departments in Sullivan County, NH 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 Sullivan 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:
  • Sullivan County, New Hampshire building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Sullivan County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Sullivan County, NH zoning laws and requirements

Sullivan County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Sullivan 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.

Sullivan County Residential Housing Units
 Sullivan CountyNew Hampshire
Total Housing Units22,609630,955
Occupied Housing Units17,740 (78.5%)528,078 (83.7%)
Sullivan County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Sullivan CountyNew Hampshire
Single-Family Detached Homes12,228 (68.9%)335,455 (63.5%)
Single-Family Attached Homes302 (1.7%)27,323 (5.2%)
2 Apartments927 (5.2%)28,237 (5.3%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,174 (6.6%)30,051 (5.7%)
5 to 9 Apartments567 (3.2%)24,178 (4.6%)
10 or More Apartments984 (5.5%)54,508 (10.3%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,558 (8.8%)28,326 (5.4%)
Sullivan County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Sullivan CountyNew Hampshire
2014 or Later37 (0.2%)5,581 (1.1%)
2010 to 2013256 (1.4%)10,690 (2.0%)
2000 to 20091,896 (10.7%)64,785 (12.3%)
1980 to 19994,454 (25.1%)163,655 (31.0%)
1960 to 19794,069 (22.9%)123,687 (23.4%)
1940 to 19592,187 (2,187.0%)54,836 (54,836.0%)
1939 or Earlier4,841 (27.3%)104,844 (19.9%)
Sullivan County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Sullivan CountyNew Hampshire
1 Room87 (0.5%)6,539 (1.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms12,498 (70.5%)360,264 (68.2%)
4 or 5 Rooms6,569 (37.0%)177,320 (33.6%)
6 or 7 Rooms5,852 (33.0%)166,311 (31.5%)
8 or More Rooms3,541 (20.0%)120,735 (22.9%)
Sullivan County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Sullivan CountyNew Hampshire
No Bedroom132 (0.7%)7,370 (1.4%)
1 Bedroom1,814 (10.2%)55,564 (10.5%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms12,498 (70.5%)360,264 (68.2%)
4 or More Bedrooms3,296 (18.6%)104,880 (19.9%)
Sullivan County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Sullivan CountyNew Hampshire
With Complete Plumbing Facilities17,639 (99.4%)525,499 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities17,634 (99.4%)524,250 (99.3%)