Building Departments in North Las Vegas, Nevada

There are 2 Building Departments in North Las Vegas, Nevada, serving a population of 234,389 people in an area of 98 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 117,194 people, and 1 Building Department per 48 square miles.

In Nevada, North Las Vegas is ranked 15th of 156 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 10th of 156 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of North Las Vegas Building Departments

Find North Las Vegas, Nevada building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

North Las Vegas Permits 2240 Civic Center Drive North Las Vegas, NV

North Las Vegas Planning Department 2250 North Las Vegas Boulevard North Las Vegas, NV

About the North Las Vegas Building Department

Building Departments in North Las Vegas, NV 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 North Las Vegas 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:
  • North Las Vegas, Nevada building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • North Las Vegas building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • North Las Vegas, NV zoning laws and requirements

North Las Vegas Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find North Las Vegas 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.

North Las Vegas Residential Housing Units
 North Las VegasClark County
Total Housing Units79,551888,556
Occupied Housing Units72,532 (91.2%)767,954 (86.4%)
North Las Vegas Occupied Residential Buildings
 North Las VegasClark County
Single-Family Detached Homes55,900 (77.1%)475,712 (61.9%)
Single-Family Attached Homes2,266 (3.1%)38,636 (5.0%)
2 Apartments1,170 (1.6%)8,458 (1.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments3,410 (4.7%)52,572 (6.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments3,522 (4.9%)65,854 (8.6%)
10 or More Apartments5,604 (7.7%)105,466 (13.7%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing660 (0.9%)21,256 (2.8%)
North Las Vegas Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 North Las VegasClark County
2014 or Later1,447 (2.0%)16,990 (2.2%)
2010 to 20132,805 (3.9%)27,462 (3.6%)
2000 to 200934,236 (47.2%)233,399 (30.4%)
1980 to 199922,745 (31.4%)342,241 (44.6%)
1960 to 19798,579 (11.8%)122,741 (16.0%)
1940 to 19592,514 (2,514.0%)22,188 (22,188.0%)
1939 or Earlier206 (0.3%)2,933 (0.4%)
North Las Vegas Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 North Las VegasClark County
1 Room956 (1.3%)16,853 (2.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms43,717 (60.3%)485,755 (63.3%)
4 or 5 Rooms26,701 (36.8%)303,075 (39.5%)
6 or 7 Rooms26,019 (35.9%)226,925 (29.5%)
8 or More Rooms13,027 (18.0%)119,251 (15.5%)
North Las Vegas Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 North Las VegasClark County
No Bedroom1,137 (1.6%)18,790 (2.4%)
1 Bedroom3,921 (5.4%)73,966 (9.6%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms43,717 (60.3%)485,755 (63.3%)
4 or More Bedrooms23,757 (32.8%)189,443 (24.7%)
North Las Vegas Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 North Las VegasClark County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities72,328 (99.7%)765,627 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities72,325 (99.7%)763,380 (99.4%)