Building Departments in Clark County, Nevada

There are 10 Building Departments in Clark County, Nevada, serving a population of 2,112,436 people in an area of 7,890 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 211,243 people, and 1 Building Department per 788 square miles.

In Nevada, Clark County is ranked 9th of 17 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 3rd of 17 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Clark County Building Departments

Find Clark County, Nevada building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Boulder City Planning Department 401 California Avenue Boulder, NV

Clark County Building Department 101 Civic Way Laughlin, NV

Clark County Building Department 320 North Moapa Valley Boulevard Moapa Valley, NV

Clark County Building Department 200 Virgin Street Bunkerville, NV

Henderson Planning Department 240 South Water Street Henderson, NV

Las Vegas Building Department 731 South 4th Street Las Vegas, NV

Las Vegas Planning Department 333 North Rancho Drive Las Vegas, NV

Mesquite Zoning 10 East Mesquite Boulevard Mesquite, NV

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 Clark County Building Department

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

Clark County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Clark 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.

Clark County Residential Housing Units
 Clark CountyNevada
Total Housing Units888,5561,235,096
Occupied Housing Units767,954 (86.4%)1,075,930 (87.1%)
Clark County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Clark CountyNevada
Single-Family Detached Homes475,712 (61.9%)671,204 (62.4%)
Single-Family Attached Homes38,636 (5.0%)50,545 (4.7%)
2 Apartments8,458 (1.1%)14,052 (1.3%)
3 or 4 Apartments52,572 (6.8%)66,472 (6.2%)
5 to 9 Apartments65,854 (8.6%)83,159 (7.7%)
10 or More Apartments105,466 (13.7%)135,108 (12.6%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing21,256 (2.8%)55,390 (5.1%)
Clark County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Clark CountyNevada
2014 or Later16,990 (2.2%)22,160 (2.1%)
2010 to 201327,462 (3.6%)34,134 (3.2%)
2000 to 2009233,399 (30.4%)300,684 (27.9%)
1980 to 1999342,241 (44.6%)463,269 (43.1%)
1960 to 1979122,741 (16.0%)201,745 (18.8%)
1940 to 195922,188 (22,188.0%)42,938 (42,938.0%)
1939 or Earlier2,933 (0.4%)11,000 (1.0%)
Clark County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Clark CountyNevada
1 Room16,853 (2.2%)24,845 (2.3%)
2 or 3 Rooms485,755 (63.3%)693,084 (64.4%)
4 or 5 Rooms303,075 (39.5%)418,237 (38.9%)
6 or 7 Rooms226,925 (29.5%)324,802 (30.2%)
8 or More Rooms119,251 (15.5%)169,701 (15.8%)
Clark County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Clark CountyNevada
No Bedroom18,790 (2.4%)27,723 (2.6%)
1 Bedroom73,966 (9.6%)102,606 (9.5%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms485,755 (63.3%)693,084 (64.4%)
4 or More Bedrooms189,443 (24.7%)252,517 (23.5%)
Clark County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Clark CountyNevada
With Complete Plumbing Facilities765,627 (99.7%)1,072,380 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities763,380 (99.4%)1,068,166 (99.3%)