Building Departments in Chautauqua County, New York

There are 9 Building Departments in Chautauqua County, New York, serving a population of 130,846 people in an area of 1,060 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 14,538 people, and 1 Building Department per 117 square miles.

In New York, Chautauqua County is ranked 9th of 62 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 26th of 62 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Chautauqua County Building Departments

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

Dunkirk City Building Department 342 Central Avenue Dunkirk, NY

Dunkirk Zoning 4737 Willow Road Dunkirk, NY

Fredonia Village Zoning 9 Church Street Fredonia, NY

Gerry Zoning 4519 New York 60 Gerry, NY

Jamestown Permits 200 East 3rd Street Jamestown, NY

Ripley Town Zoning 1 Park Avenue Ripley, NY

Stockton Town Zoning 7344 County Touring Route 380 Stockton, NY

Stockton Zoning 9300 Fredonia Stockton Road Fredonia, NY

Westfield Building Inspector 23 Elm St Westfield, NY

About the Chautauqua County Building Department

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

Chautauqua County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Chautauqua 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.

Chautauqua County Residential Housing Units
 Chautauqua CountyNew York
Total Housing Units67,5148,287,087
Occupied Housing Units52,572 (77.9%)7,316,537 (88.3%)
Chautauqua County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Chautauqua CountyNew York
Single-Family Detached Homes36,758 (69.9%)3,056,240 (41.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes903 (1.7%)385,262 (5.3%)
2 Apartments5,276 (10.0%)736,030 (10.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments2,521 (4.8%)500,272 (6.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,102 (2.1%)381,461 (5.2%)
10 or More Apartments2,608 (5.0%)2,104,409 (28.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing3,404 (6.5%)152,863 (2.1%)
Chautauqua County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Chautauqua CountyNew York
2014 or Later286 (0.5%)45,618 (0.6%)
2010 to 2013348 (0.7%)106,896 (1.5%)
2000 to 20092,613 (5.0%)452,893 (6.2%)
1980 to 19997,204 (13.7%)997,799 (13.6%)
1960 to 19799,184 (17.5%)1,671,698 (22.8%)
1940 to 195911,736 (11,736.0%)1,733,497 (1,733,497.0%)
1939 or Earlier21,201 (40.3%)2,308,136 (31.5%)
Chautauqua County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Chautauqua CountyNew York
1 Room717 (1.4%)274,733 (3.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms37,066 (70.5%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms16,276 (31.0%)2,540,356 (34.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms19,100 (36.3%)1,857,583 (25.4%)
8 or More Rooms12,990 (24.7%)1,297,242 (17.7%)
Chautauqua County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Chautauqua CountyNew York
No Bedroom786 (1.5%)319,813 (4.4%)
1 Bedroom4,564 (8.7%)1,372,490 (18.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms37,066 (70.5%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms10,156 (19.3%)1,344,403 (18.4%)
Chautauqua County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Chautauqua CountyNew York
With Complete Plumbing Facilities52,268 (99.4%)7,287,201 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities51,892 (98.7%)7,259,644 (99.2%)