Building Departments in Rockland County, New York

There are 8 Building Departments in Rockland County, New York, serving a population of 325,027 people in an area of 174 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 40,628 people, and 1 Building Department per 21 square miles.

In New York, Rockland County is ranked 38th of 62 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 5th of 62 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Rockland County Building Departments

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

Clarkstown Zoning 10 Maple Avenue New City, NY

Nyack Building Department 9 North Broadway Nyack, NY

Piermont Building Department 478 Piermont Avenue Piermont, NY

Ramapo Zoning 237 New York 59 Suffern, NY

South Nyack Building Department 282 South Broadway Nyack, NY

Spring Valley Building Department 200 North Main Street Spring Valley, NY

Stony Point Zoning 74 East Main Street Stony Point, NY

West Haverstraw Building Department 130 Samsondale Avenue West Haverstraw, NY

About the Rockland County Building Department

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

Rockland County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Rockland 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.

Rockland County Residential Housing Units
 Rockland CountyNew York
Total Housing Units105,9118,287,087
Occupied Housing Units100,005 (94.4%)7,316,537 (88.3%)
Rockland County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Rockland CountyNew York
Single-Family Detached Homes58,215 (58.2%)3,056,240 (41.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes8,371 (8.4%)385,262 (5.3%)
2 Apartments6,052 (6.1%)736,030 (10.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments7,828 (7.8%)500,272 (6.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments7,245 (7.2%)381,461 (5.2%)
10 or More Apartments11,329 (11.3%)2,104,409 (28.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing965 (1.0%)152,863 (2.1%)
Rockland County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Rockland CountyNew York
2014 or Later782 (0.8%)45,618 (0.6%)
2010 to 20131,964 (2.0%)106,896 (1.5%)
2000 to 20096,891 (6.9%)452,893 (6.2%)
1980 to 199919,353 (19.4%)997,799 (13.6%)
1960 to 197940,227 (40.2%)1,671,698 (22.8%)
1940 to 195917,118 (17,118.0%)1,733,497 (1,733,497.0%)
1939 or Earlier13,670 (13.7%)2,308,136 (31.5%)
Rockland County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Rockland CountyNew York
1 Room2,114 (2.1%)274,733 (3.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms44,482 (44.5%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms25,422 (25.4%)2,540,356 (34.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms27,173 (27.2%)1,857,583 (25.4%)
8 or More Rooms35,392 (35.4%)1,297,242 (17.7%)
Rockland County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Rockland CountyNew York
No Bedroom2,295 (2.3%)319,813 (4.4%)
1 Bedroom12,971 (13.0%)1,372,490 (18.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms44,482 (44.5%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms40,257 (40.3%)1,344,403 (18.4%)
Rockland County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Rockland CountyNew York
With Complete Plumbing Facilities99,869 (99.9%)7,287,201 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities99,086 (99.1%)7,259,644 (99.2%)