Building Inspector Offices in Tompkins County, New York

There are 2 Building Inspector Offices in Tompkins County, New York, serving a population of 104,415 people in an area of 475 square miles. There is 1 Building Inspector per 52,207 people, and 1 Building Inspector per 237 square miles.

In New York, Tompkins County is ranked 20th of 62 counties in Building Inspector Offices per capita, and 19th of 62 counties in Building Inspector Offices per square mile.

List of Tompkins County Building Inspector Offices

Find Tompkins County, New York building inspectors.

Ithaca Building Inspector 215 North Tioga Street Ithaca, NY

Ithaca Building Inspector 108 East Green Street Ithaca, NY

About Tompkins County Building Inspectors

The Tompkins County Building Inspector, sometimes referred to as a Building Official, is a Tompkins County or local official responsible for ensuring that all building construction is in compliance with building codes and related regulations in Tompkins County, NY. Building codes establish standards for the construction of buildings and they address virtually all aspects of construction, including design requirements, building materials, electric, plumbing and other trades, parking, and resistance to natural disasters. Building Inspectors are typically employed within a Building or Development Department. A Building Department may have multiple Tompkins County Building Inspectors with a Chief Building Inspector overseeing all inspection activities, while smaller jurisdictions may have a single Building Inspector to conduct all building inspection activity.

You may contact the Building Inspector for questions about:
  • Tompkins County building inspections
  • What Building Inspectors look for
  • Building codes and violations in Tompkins County, NY
  • Building permits and permitting process
  • Building, elevator, and fire code compliance in New York