Building Departments in Greene County, New York

There are 2 Building Departments in Greene County, New York, serving a population of 47,791 people in an area of 647 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 23,895 people, and 1 Building Department per 323 square miles.

In New York, Greene County is ranked 21st of 62 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 40th of 62 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Greene County Building Departments

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

Coxsackie Village Building Department and Permits 119 Mansion Street Coxsackie, NY

Jewett Town Building Department 3547 Route 23c Jewett, NY

About the Greene County Building Department

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

Greene County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Greene 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.

Greene County Residential Housing Units
 Greene CountyNew York
Total Housing Units29,6818,287,087
Occupied Housing Units17,117 (57.7%)7,316,537 (88.3%)
Greene County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Greene CountyNew York
Single-Family Detached Homes12,545 (73.3%)3,056,240 (41.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes293 (1.7%)385,262 (5.3%)
2 Apartments800 (4.7%)736,030 (10.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments854 (5.0%)500,272 (6.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments572 (3.3%)381,461 (5.2%)
10 or More Apartments741 (4.3%)2,104,409 (28.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,312 (7.7%)152,863 (2.1%)
Greene County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Greene CountyNew York
2014 or Later71 (0.4%)45,618 (0.6%)
2010 to 2013220 (1.3%)106,896 (1.5%)
2000 to 20091,684 (9.8%)452,893 (6.2%)
1980 to 19993,605 (21.1%)997,799 (13.6%)
1960 to 19794,073 (23.8%)1,671,698 (22.8%)
1940 to 19592,397 (2,397.0%)1,733,497 (1,733,497.0%)
1939 or Earlier5,067 (29.6%)2,308,136 (31.5%)
Greene County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Greene CountyNew York
1 Room489 (2.9%)274,733 (3.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms11,413 (66.7%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms5,517 (32.2%)2,540,356 (34.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms6,027 (35.2%)1,857,583 (25.4%)
8 or More Rooms3,457 (20.2%)1,297,242 (17.7%)
Greene County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Greene CountyNew York
No Bedroom525 (3.1%)319,813 (4.4%)
1 Bedroom1,798 (10.5%)1,372,490 (18.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms11,413 (66.7%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms3,381 (19.8%)1,344,403 (18.4%)
Greene County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Greene CountyNew York
With Complete Plumbing Facilities16,990 (99.3%)7,287,201 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities16,886 (98.7%)7,259,644 (99.2%)