Building Departments in Telluride, Colorado

There are 2 Building Departments in Telluride, Colorado, serving a population of 1,921 people in an area of 3 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 960 people, and 1 Building Department per 1 square miles.

In Colorado, Telluride is ranked 9th of 568 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 8th of 568 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Telluride Building Departments

Find Telluride, Colorado building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

San Miguel Building Department 333 West Colorado Avenue Telluride, CO

San Miguel County Planning Department 333 West Colorado Avenue Telluride, CO

About the Telluride Building Department

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

Telluride Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Telluride 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.

Telluride Residential Housing Units
 TellurideSan Miguel County
Total Housing Units1,9856,763
Occupied Housing Units786 (39.6%)3,301 (48.8%)
Telluride Occupied Residential Buildings
 TellurideSan Miguel County
Single-Family Detached Homes265 (33.7%)1,955 (59.2%)
Single-Family Attached Homes-93 (2.8%)
2 Apartments61 (7.8%)157 (4.8%)
3 or 4 Apartments79 (10.1%)127 (3.8%)
5 to 9 Apartments62 (7.9%)182 (5.5%)
10 or More Apartments319 (40.6%)678 (20.5%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing-109 (3.3%)
Telluride Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 TellurideSan Miguel County
2014 or Later-2 (0.1%)
2010 to 201311 (1.4%)35 (1.1%)
2000 to 200979 (10.1%)718 (21.8%)
1980 to 1999423 (53.8%)1,650 (50.0%)
1960 to 1979104 (13.2%)411 (12.5%)
1940 to 1959-129 (3.9%)
1939 or Earlier169 (21.5%)356 (10.8%)
Telluride Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 TellurideSan Miguel County
1 Room49 (6.2%)239 (7.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms319 (40.6%)714 (21.6%)
4 or 5 Rooms246 (31.3%)1,139 (34.5%)
6 or 7 Rooms136 (17.3%)769 (23.3%)
8 or More Rooms36 (4.6%)440 (13.3%)
Telluride Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 TellurideSan Miguel County
No Bedroom49 (6.2%)268 (8.1%)
1 Bedroom200 (25.4%)467 (14.1%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms486 (61.8%)1,908 (57.8%)
4 or More Bedrooms51 (6.5%)658 (19.9%)
Telluride Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 TellurideSan Miguel County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities781 (99.4%)3,266 (98.9%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities776 (98.7%)3,162 (95.8%)