Building Departments in Oswego County, New York

There are 9 Building Departments in Oswego County, New York, serving a population of 119,833 people in an area of 952 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 13,314 people, and 1 Building Department per 105 square miles.

In New York, Oswego County is ranked 6th of 62 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 23rd of 62 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Oswego County Building Departments

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

Fulton Zoning 141 South 1st Street Fulton, NY

Granby Building Zoning 820 County Route 8 Fulton, NY

Mexico Town Zoning 64 North Jefferson Street Mexico, NY

Mexico Village Zoning 3236 Main Street Mexico, NY

Oswego City Zoning 13 West Oneida Street Oswego, NY

Oswego County Planning Department 46 East Bridge Street Oswego, NY

Parish Town Zoning 2938 East Main Street Parish, NY

Volney Town Building Department 1445 County Route 6 Fulton, NY

Volney Zoning 1445 County Route 6 Fulton, NY

About the Oswego County Building Department

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

Oswego County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Oswego 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.

Oswego County Residential Housing Units
 Oswego CountyNew York
Total Housing Units54,4098,287,087
Occupied Housing Units46,032 (84.6%)7,316,537 (88.3%)
Oswego County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Oswego CountyNew York
Single-Family Detached Homes30,665 (66.6%)3,056,240 (41.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes592 (1.3%)385,262 (5.3%)
2 Apartments2,561 (5.6%)736,030 (10.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,862 (4.0%)500,272 (6.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,589 (3.5%)381,461 (5.2%)
10 or More Apartments1,902 (4.1%)2,104,409 (28.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing6,861 (14.9%)152,863 (2.1%)
Oswego County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Oswego CountyNew York
2014 or Later169 (0.4%)45,618 (0.6%)
2010 to 2013649 (1.4%)106,896 (1.5%)
2000 to 20093,604 (7.8%)452,893 (6.2%)
1980 to 199913,447 (29.2%)997,799 (13.6%)
1960 to 19799,752 (21.2%)1,671,698 (22.8%)
1940 to 19595,140 (5,140.0%)1,733,497 (1,733,497.0%)
1939 or Earlier13,271 (28.8%)2,308,136 (31.5%)
Oswego County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Oswego CountyNew York
1 Room414 (0.9%)274,733 (3.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms32,226 (70.0%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms14,867 (32.3%)2,540,356 (34.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms15,847 (34.4%)1,857,583 (25.4%)
8 or More Rooms11,529 (25.0%)1,297,242 (17.7%)
Oswego County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Oswego CountyNew York
No Bedroom455 (1.0%)319,813 (4.4%)
1 Bedroom3,746 (8.1%)1,372,490 (18.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms32,226 (70.0%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms9,605 (20.9%)1,344,403 (18.4%)
Oswego County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Oswego CountyNew York
With Complete Plumbing Facilities45,815 (99.5%)7,287,201 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities45,708 (99.3%)7,259,644 (99.2%)