Building Departments in Schoharie County, New York

There are 2 Building Departments in Schoharie County, New York, serving a population of 31,611 people in an area of 622 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 15,805 people, and 1 Building Department per 310 square miles.

In New York, Schoharie County is ranked 12th of 62 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 39th of 62 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Schoharie County Building Departments

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

Cobleskill Planning and Zoning Department 378 Mineral Springs Road Cobleskill, NY

Schoharie Zoning 289 Main Street Schoharie, NY

About the Schoharie County Building Department

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

Schoharie County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Schoharie 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.

Schoharie County Residential Housing Units
 Schoharie CountyNew York
Total Housing Units17,5068,287,087
Occupied Housing Units12,559 (71.7%)7,316,537 (88.3%)
Schoharie County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Schoharie CountyNew York
Single-Family Detached Homes8,778 (69.9%)3,056,240 (41.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes78 (0.6%)385,262 (5.3%)
2 Apartments555 (4.4%)736,030 (10.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments764 (6.1%)500,272 (6.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments289 (2.3%)381,461 (5.2%)
10 or More Apartments490 (3.9%)2,104,409 (28.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,605 (12.8%)152,863 (2.1%)
Schoharie County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Schoharie CountyNew York
2014 or Later67 (0.5%)45,618 (0.6%)
2010 to 2013119 (0.9%)106,896 (1.5%)
2000 to 20091,301 (10.4%)452,893 (6.2%)
1980 to 19993,521 (28.0%)997,799 (13.6%)
1960 to 19792,503 (19.9%)1,671,698 (22.8%)
1940 to 19591,314 (1,314.0%)1,733,497 (1,733,497.0%)
1939 or Earlier3,734 (29.7%)2,308,136 (31.5%)
Schoharie County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Schoharie CountyNew York
1 Room129 (1.0%)274,733 (3.8%)
2 or 3 Rooms8,935 (71.1%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms4,326 (34.4%)2,540,356 (34.7%)
6 or 7 Rooms4,244 (33.8%)1,857,583 (25.4%)
8 or More Rooms2,838 (22.6%)1,297,242 (17.7%)
Schoharie County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Schoharie CountyNew York
No Bedroom139 (1.1%)319,813 (4.4%)
1 Bedroom926 (7.4%)1,372,490 (18.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms8,935 (71.1%)4,279,831 (58.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms2,559 (20.4%)1,344,403 (18.4%)
Schoharie County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Schoharie CountyNew York
With Complete Plumbing Facilities12,505 (99.6%)7,287,201 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities12,484 (99.4%)7,259,644 (99.2%)