Building Departments in Statesville, North Carolina

There are 2 Building Departments in Statesville, North Carolina, serving a population of 25,872 people in an area of 25 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 12,936 people, and 1 Building Department per 12 square miles.

In North Carolina, Statesville is ranked 90th of 959 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 99th of 959 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Statesville Building Departments

Find Statesville, North Carolina building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.


Iredell Building Department 349 North Center Street Statesville, NC

Statesville City Planning Department 227 South Center Street Statesville, NC

About the Statesville Building Department

Building Departments in Statesville, NC 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 Statesville 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:
  • Statesville, North Carolina building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Statesville building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Statesville, NC zoning laws and requirements

Statesville Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Statesville 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.

Statesville Residential Housing Units
 StatesvilleNorth Carolina
Total Housing Units11,1944,521,697
Occupied Housing Units9,634 (86.1%)3,874,346 (85.7%)
Statesville Occupied Residential Buildings
 StatesvilleNorth Carolina
Single-Family Detached Homes6,309 (65.5%)2,564,031 (66.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes322 (3.3%)163,294 (4.2%)
2 Apartments458 (4.8%)75,522 (1.9%)
3 or 4 Apartments717 (7.4%)105,369 (2.7%)
5 to 9 Apartments999 (10.4%)164,819 (4.3%)
10 or More Apartments680 (7.1%)315,258 (8.1%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing149 (1.5%)486,053 (12.5%)
Statesville Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 StatesvilleNorth Carolina
2014 or Later100 (1.0%)46,080 (1.2%)
2010 to 2013155 (1.6%)141,392 (3.6%)
2000 to 20091,451 (15.1%)802,896 (20.7%)
1980 to 19991,959 (20.3%)1,403,456 (36.2%)
1960 to 19792,747 (28.5%)885,693 (22.9%)
1940 to 19592,065 (21.4%)403,933 (10.4%)
1939 or Earlier1,157 (12.0%)190,896 (4.9%)
Statesville Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 StatesvilleNorth Carolina
1 Room503 (5.2%)47,603 (1.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms852 (8.8%)306,266 (7.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms3,998 (41.5%)1,477,508 (38.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms2,428 (25.2%)1,236,163 (31.9%)
8 or More Rooms1,853 (19.2%)806,806 (20.8%)
Statesville Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 StatesvilleNorth Carolina
No Bedroom520 (5.4%)50,513 (1.3%)
1 Bedroom842 (8.7%)247,436 (6.4%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms6,906 (71.7%)2,813,482 (72.6%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,366 (14.2%)762,915 (19.7%)
Statesville Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 StatesvilleNorth Carolina
With Complete Plumbing Facilities9,605 (99.7%)3,862,027 (99.7%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities9,607 (99.7%)3,852,011 (99.4%)