Building Departments in Payson, Arizona

There are 3 Building Departments in Payson, Arizona, serving a population of 15,338 people in an area of 20 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 5,112 people, and 1 Building Department per 6 square miles.

In Arizona, Payson is ranked 13th of 494 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 6th of 494 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Payson Building Departments

Find Payson, Arizona building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Gila County Building Department 608 Arizona 260 Payson, AZ

Gila County Zoning 714 South Beeline Highway Payson, AZ

Payson Zoning 303 North Beeline Highway Payson, AZ

About the Payson Building Department

Building Departments in Payson, AZ 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 Payson 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:
  • Payson, Arizona building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Payson building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Payson, AZ zoning laws and requirements

Payson Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Payson 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.

Payson Residential Housing Units
 PaysonGila County
Total Housing Units9,12533,411
Occupied Housing Units6,853 (75.1%)21,708 (65.0%)
Payson Occupied Residential Buildings
 PaysonGila County
Single-Family Detached Homes5,046 (73.6%)14,975 (69.0%)
Single-Family Attached Homes151 (2.2%)213 (1.0%)
2 Apartments52 (0.8%)199 (0.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments314 (4.6%)658 (3.0%)
5 to 9 Apartments185 (2.7%)412 (1.9%)
10 or More Apartments180 (2.6%)288 (1.3%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing925 (13.5%)4,963 (22.9%)
Payson Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 PaysonGila County
2014 or Later141 (2.1%)251 (1.2%)
2010 to 201386 (1.3%)571 (2.6%)
2000 to 20091,330 (19.4%)3,590 (16.5%)
1980 to 19993,743 (54.6%)7,908 (36.4%)
1960 to 19791,414 (20.6%)6,079 (28.0%)
1940 to 1959123 (123.0%)1,755 (1,755.0%)
1939 or Earlier16 (0.2%)1,554 (7.2%)
Payson Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 PaysonGila County
1 Room127 (1.9%)546 (2.5%)
2 or 3 Rooms5,412 (79.0%)16,101 (74.2%)
4 or 5 Rooms3,163 (46.2%)10,047 (46.3%)
6 or 7 Rooms2,195 (32.0%)6,688 (30.8%)
8 or More Rooms930 (13.6%)2,051 (9.4%)
Payson Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 PaysonGila County
No Bedroom127 (1.9%)573 (2.6%)
1 Bedroom432 (6.3%)2,126 (9.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms5,412 (79.0%)16,101 (74.2%)
4 or More Bedrooms882 (12.9%)2,908 (13.4%)
Payson Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 PaysonGila County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities6,808 (99.3%)21,255 (97.9%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities6,802 (99.3%)21,398 (98.6%)