Building Departments in Selma, California

There are 2 Building Departments in Selma, California, serving a population of 24,537 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 12,268 people, and 1 Building Department per 2 square miles.

In California, Selma is ranked 67th of 1798 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 46th of 1798 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Selma Building Departments

Find Selma, California building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Selma Building Department 1710 Tucker Street Selma, CA

Selma Planning Department 1710 Tucker Street Selma, CA

About the Selma Building Department

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

Selma Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Selma 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.

Selma Residential Housing Units
 SelmaFresno County
Total Housing Units7,183328,577
Occupied Housing Units6,756 (94.1%)304,624 (92.7%)
Selma Occupied Residential Buildings
 SelmaFresno County
Single-Family Detached Homes5,252 (77.7%)207,785 (68.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes93 (1.4%)7,389 (2.4%)
2 Apartments75 (1.1%)9,042 (3.0%)
3 or 4 Apartments425 (6.3%)25,899 (8.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments294 (4.4%)21,278 (7.0%)
10 or More Apartments250 (3.7%)22,009 (7.2%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing367 (5.4%)11,222 (3.7%)
Selma Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 SelmaFresno County
2014 or Later16 (0.2%)5,215 (1.7%)
2010 to 2013156 (2.3%)8,107 (2.7%)
2000 to 20091,298 (19.2%)45,856 (15.1%)
1980 to 19992,173 (32.2%)91,356 (30.0%)
1960 to 19791,181 (17.5%)85,306 (28.0%)
1940 to 19591,518 (1,518.0%)51,366 (51,366.0%)
1939 or Earlier414 (6.1%)17,418 (5.7%)
Selma Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 SelmaFresno County
1 Room7 (0.1%)8,333 (2.7%)
2 or 3 Rooms4,875 (72.2%)208,567 (68.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms3,518 (52.1%)131,142 (43.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms2,403 (35.6%)96,034 (31.5%)
8 or More Rooms412 (6.1%)38,205 (12.5%)
Selma Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 SelmaFresno County
No Bedroom7 (0.1%)8,997 (3.0%)
1 Bedroom451 (6.7%)23,830 (7.8%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms4,875 (72.2%)208,567 (68.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,423 (21.1%)63,230 (20.8%)
Selma Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 SelmaFresno County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities6,703 (99.2%)303,235 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities6,729 (99.6%)301,794 (99.1%)