Building Departments in Pike County, Pennsylvania

There are 2 Building Departments in Pike County, Pennsylvania, serving a population of 55,687 people in an area of 545 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 27,843 people, and 1 Building Department per 272 square miles.

In Pennsylvania, Pike County is ranked 7th of 67 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 26th of 67 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Pike County Building Departments

Find Pike County, Pennsylvania building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Lackawaxen Building Department 116 Township Road Lackawaxen, PA

Milford Borough Zoning 111 West Catharine Street Milford, PA

About the Pike County Building Department

Building Departments in Pike County, PA 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 Pike 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:
  • Pike County, Pennsylvania building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Pike County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Pike County, PA zoning laws and requirements

Pike County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Pike 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.

Pike County Residential Housing Units
 Pike CountyPennsylvania
Total Housing Units38,9825,673,599
Occupied Housing Units21,871 (56.1%)5,025,132 (88.6%)
Pike County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Pike CountyPennsylvania
Single-Family Detached Homes19,539 (89.3%)2,916,795 (58.0%)
Single-Family Attached Homes743 (3.4%)936,664 (18.6%)
2 Apartments392 (1.8%)205,508 (4.1%)
3 or 4 Apartments254 (1.2%)191,761 (3.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments102 (0.5%)160,373 (3.2%)
10 or More Apartments335 (1.5%)433,687 (8.6%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing506 (2.3%)180,344 (3.6%)
Pike County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Pike CountyPennsylvania
2014 or Later131 (0.6%)41,280 (0.8%)
2010 to 2013366 (1.7%)81,061 (1.6%)
2000 to 20094,714 (21.6%)427,886 (8.5%)
1980 to 19998,377 (38.3%)975,825 (19.4%)
1960 to 19794,903 (22.4%)1,145,990 (22.8%)
1940 to 19591,572 (1,572.0%)1,085,171 (1,085,171.0%)
1939 or Earlier1,808 (8.3%)1,267,919 (25.2%)
Pike County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Pike CountyPennsylvania
1 Room111 (0.5%)81,427 (1.6%)
2 or 3 Rooms15,593 (71.3%)3,308,179 (65.8%)
4 or 5 Rooms7,084 (32.4%)1,366,095 (27.2%)
6 or 7 Rooms8,731 (39.9%)1,830,018 (36.4%)
8 or More Rooms4,764 (21.8%)1,325,172 (26.4%)
Pike County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Pike CountyPennsylvania
No Bedroom129 (0.6%)90,423 (1.8%)
1 Bedroom806 (3.7%)483,933 (9.6%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms15,593 (71.3%)3,308,179 (65.8%)
4 or More Bedrooms5,343 (24.4%)1,142,597 (22.7%)
Pike County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Pike CountyPennsylvania
With Complete Plumbing Facilities21,820 (99.8%)5,004,986 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities21,784 (99.6%)4,976,595 (99.0%)