Building Departments in Nogales, Arizona

There are 3 Building Departments in Nogales, Arizona, serving a population of 20,233 people in an area of 21 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 6,744 people, and 1 Building Department per 6 square miles.

In Arizona, Nogales is ranked 17th of 494 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 7th of 494 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Nogales Building Departments

Find Nogales, Arizona building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Nogales City Building Department 1450 North Hohokam Drive Nogales, AZ

Nogales Planning and Zoning Department 1450 North Hohokam Drive Nogales, AZ

Santa Cruz County Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits 2150 North Congress Drive Nogales, AZ

About the Nogales Building Department

Building Departments in Nogales, AZ 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 Nogales 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:
  • Nogales, Arizona building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Nogales building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Nogales, AZ zoning laws and requirements

Nogales Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Nogales 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.

Nogales Residential Housing Units
 NogalesSanta Cruz County
Total Housing Units7,37618,185
Occupied Housing Units6,475 (87.8%)15,568 (85.6%)
Nogales Occupied Residential Buildings
 NogalesSanta Cruz County
Single-Family Detached Homes3,676 (56.8%)11,559 (74.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes295 (4.6%)643 (4.1%)
2 Apartments243 (3.8%)438 (2.8%)
3 or 4 Apartments747 (11.5%)956 (6.1%)
5 to 9 Apartments345 (5.3%)415 (2.7%)
10 or More Apartments745 (11.5%)796 (5.1%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing424 (6.5%)761 (4.9%)
Nogales Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 NogalesSanta Cruz County
2014 or Later-15 (0.1%)
2010 to 20139 (0.1%)108 (0.7%)
2000 to 2009647 (10.0%)3,736 (24.0%)
1980 to 19991,899 (29.3%)6,100 (39.2%)
1960 to 19792,717 (42.0%)3,985 (25.6%)
1940 to 1959654 (10.1%)893 (5.7%)
1939 or Earlier549 (8.5%)731 (4.7%)
Nogales Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 NogalesSanta Cruz County
1 Room102 (1.6%)245 (1.6%)
2 or 3 Rooms1,012 (15.6%)1,408 (9.0%)
4 or 5 Rooms2,694 (41.6%)6,682 (42.9%)
6 or 7 Rooms1,808 (27.9%)5,550 (35.7%)
8 or More Rooms859 (13.3%)1,683 (10.8%)
Nogales Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 NogalesSanta Cruz County
No Bedroom143 (2.2%)286 (1.8%)
1 Bedroom821 (12.7%)1,109 (7.1%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms4,351 (67.2%)11,695 (75.1%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,160 (17.9%)2,478 (15.9%)
Nogales Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 NogalesSanta Cruz County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities6,373 (98.4%)15,418 (99.0%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities6,428 (99.3%)15,513 (99.6%)