Building Departments in Warren County, New York

There are 4 Building Departments in Warren County, New York, serving a population of 64,701 people in an area of 867 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 16,175 people, and 1 Building Department per 216 square miles.

In New York, Warren County is ranked 13th of 62 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 34th of 62 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Warren County Building Departments

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


Chester Zoning 6307 U.s. 9 Chestertown, NY

Johnsburg Planning Department 219 Main Street North Creek, NY

Lake George Zoning 20 Old Post Road Lake George, NY

Queensbury Zoning 742 Bay Road Queensbury, NY

About the Warren County Building Department

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

Warren County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Warren County Residential Housing Units, Occupied Residential Buildings, 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, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Warren County Residential Housing Units
 Warren CountyNew York
Total Housing Units39,5598,255,911
Occupied Housing Units27,249 (68.9%)7,302,710 (88.5%)
Warren County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Warren CountyNew York
Single-Family Detached Homes18,670 (68.5%)3,055,775 (41.8%)
Single-Family Attached Homes901 (3.3%)385,050 (5.3%)
2 Apartments2,335 (8.6%)739,829 (10.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments1,397 (5.1%)506,127 (6.9%)
5 to 9 Apartments1,040 (3.8%)378,718 (5.2%)
10 or More Apartments1,470 (5.4%)2,081,859 (28.5%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,436 (5.3%)155,352 (2.1%)
Warren County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Warren CountyNew York
2014 or Later167 (0.6%)23,821 (0.3%)
2010 to 2013516 (1.9%)96,469 (1.3%)
2000 to 20093,173 (11.6%)458,614 (6.3%)
1980 to 19997,369 (27.0%)993,786 (13.6%)
1960 to 19795,583 (20.5%)1,670,436 (22.9%)
1940 to 19594,161 (15.3%)1,749,528 (24.0%)
1939 or Earlier6,280 (23.0%)2,310,056 (31.6%)
Warren County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Warren CountyNew York
1 Room255 (0.9%)264,422 (3.6%)
2 or 3 Rooms2,758 (10.1%)1,342,444 (18.4%)
4 or 5 Rooms8,968 (32.9%)2,544,845 (34.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms8,508 (31.2%)1,864,034 (25.5%)
8 or More Rooms6,760 (24.8%)1,286,965 (17.6%)
Warren County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Warren CountyNew York
No Bedroom294 (1.1%)307,945 (4.2%)
1 Bedroom2,774 (10.2%)1,380,257 (18.9%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms18,358 (67.4%)4,280,372 (58.6%)
4 or More Bedrooms5,823 (21.4%)1,334,136 (18.3%)
Warren County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Warren CountyNew York
With Complete Plumbing Facilities27,208 (99.8%)7,273,455 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities27,117 (99.5%)7,245,848 (99.2%)