Building Departments in Orange County, New York

There are 14 Building Departments in Orange County, New York, serving a population of 378,174 people in an area of 812 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 27,012 people, and 1 Building Department per 57 square miles.

In New York, Orange County is ranked 24th of 62 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 14th of 62 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Orange County Building Departments

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

Deer Park Building Department 420 Route 209 Huguenot, NY

Goshen Town Zoning 41 Webster Avenue Goshen, NY

Maybrook Permits 109 Main St Maybrook, NY

Middletown Building Department 99 Tower Drive Middletown, NY

Middletown Planning Department Bldg A, 99 Tower Dr Middletown, NY

Monroe Town Planning Department 17 Lake Street Monroe, NY

Montgomery Planning Department 110 Bracken Road Montgomery, NY

Montgomery Town Zoning 110 Bracken Road Montgomery, NY

New Windsor Planning Department 555 Union Avenue New Windsor, NY

New Windsor Zoning 555 Union Avenue New Windsor, NY

Newburgh Zoning 308 Gardnertown Road Newburgh, NY

Port Jervis Building Department 20 Hammond Street Port Jervis, NY

Tuxedo Park Building Department 1 Temple Drive Tuxedo Park, NY

Warwick Building Department 77 Main Street Warwick, NY

About the Orange County Building Department

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

Orange County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Orange 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.

Orange County Residential Housing Units
 Orange CountyNew York
Total Housing Units142,3608,287,087
Occupied Housing Units126,776 (89.1%)7,316,537 (88.3%)
Orange County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Orange CountyNew York
Single-Family Detached Homes80,297 (63.3%)3,056,240 (41.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes8,786 (6.9%)385,262 (5.3%)
2 Apartments7,628 (6.0%)736,030 (10.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments8,181 (6.5%)500,272 (6.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments7,837 (6.2%)381,461 (5.2%)
10 or More Apartments11,167 (8.8%)2,104,409 (28.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing2,880 (2.3%)152,863 (2.1%)
Orange County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Orange CountyNew York
2014 or Later1,101 (0.9%)45,618 (0.6%)
2010 to 20132,716 (2.1%)106,896 (1.5%)
2000 to 200914,759 (11.6%)452,893 (6.2%)
1980 to 199930,707 (24.2%)997,799 (13.6%)
1960 to 197930,686 (24.2%)1,671,698 (22.8%)
1940 to 195919,318 (19,318.0%)1,733,497 (1,733,497.0%)
1939 or Earlier27,489 (21.7%)2,308,136 (31.5%)
Orange County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Orange CountyNew York
1 Room2,436 (1.9%)274,733 (3.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms75,143 (59.3%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms36,263 (28.6%)2,540,356 (34.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms43,136 (34.0%)1,857,583 (25.4%)
8 or More Rooms33,151 (26.1%)1,297,242 (17.7%)
Orange County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Orange CountyNew York
No Bedroom2,650 (2.1%)319,813 (4.4%)
1 Bedroom13,852 (10.9%)1,372,490 (18.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms75,143 (59.3%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms35,131 (27.7%)1,344,403 (18.4%)
Orange County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Orange CountyNew York
With Complete Plumbing Facilities126,330 (99.6%)7,287,201 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities125,618 (99.1%)7,259,644 (99.2%)