Building Departments in Broome County, New York

There are 5 Building Departments in Broome County, New York, serving a population of 196,124 people in an area of 706 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 39,224 people, and 1 Building Department per 141 square miles.

In New York, Broome County is ranked 37th of 62 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 28th of 62 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Broome County Building Departments

Find Broome County, New York building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Binghamton Building Department and Permits 279 Park Avenue Binghamton, NY

Broome County Permits 155 Lt Vanwinkle Drive Binghamton, NY

Johnson City Planning Department 243 Main Street Johnson City, NY

Union Planning and Zoning Department 3111 East Main Street Endicott, NY

Windsor Zoning 124 Main St Windsor, NY

About the Broome County Building Department

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

Broome County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Broome 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.

Broome County Residential Housing Units
 Broome CountyNew York
Total Housing Units90,8308,287,087
Occupied Housing Units78,594 (86.5%)7,316,537 (88.3%)
Broome County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Broome CountyNew York
Single-Family Detached Homes50,026 (63.7%)3,056,240 (41.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,585 (2.0%)385,262 (5.3%)
2 Apartments8,283 (10.5%)736,030 (10.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments5,417 (6.9%)500,272 (6.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments3,755 (4.8%)381,461 (5.2%)
10 or More Apartments6,063 (7.7%)2,104,409 (28.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing3,465 (4.4%)152,863 (2.1%)
Broome County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Broome CountyNew York
2014 or Later292 (0.4%)45,618 (0.6%)
2010 to 2013880 (1.1%)106,896 (1.5%)
2000 to 20093,065 (3.9%)452,893 (6.2%)
1980 to 199912,413 (15.8%)997,799 (13.6%)
1960 to 197919,725 (25.1%)1,671,698 (22.8%)
1940 to 195920,452 (20,452.0%)1,733,497 (1,733,497.0%)
1939 or Earlier21,767 (27.7%)2,308,136 (31.5%)
Broome County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Broome CountyNew York
1 Room1,254 (1.6%)274,733 (3.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms51,558 (65.6%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms23,643 (30.1%)2,540,356 (34.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms26,498 (33.7%)1,857,583 (25.4%)
8 or More Rooms20,101 (25.6%)1,297,242 (17.7%)
Broome County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Broome CountyNew York
No Bedroom1,373 (1.7%)319,813 (4.4%)
1 Bedroom7,756 (9.9%)1,372,490 (18.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms51,558 (65.6%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms17,907 (22.8%)1,344,403 (18.4%)
Broome County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Broome CountyNew York
With Complete Plumbing Facilities78,384 (99.7%)7,287,201 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities78,034 (99.3%)7,259,644 (99.2%)