Building Departments in Wilson County, Tennessee

There are 3 Building Departments in Wilson County, Tennessee, serving a population of 128,874 people in an area of 571 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 42,958 people, and 1 Building Department per 190 square miles.

In Tennessee, Wilson County is ranked 18th of 95 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 13th of 95 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Wilson County Building Departments

Find Wilson County, Tennessee building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

MT Juliet Zoning 2425 North Mount Juliet Road Mount Juliet, TN

Wilson County Building Department 233 East Gay Street Lebanon, TN

Wilson County Planning Department 228 East Main Street Lebanon, TN

About the Wilson County Building Department

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

Wilson County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Wilson 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.

Wilson County Residential Housing Units
 Wilson CountyTennessee
Total Housing Units51,8472,930,530
Occupied Housing Units48,841 (94.2%)2,567,061 (87.6%)
Wilson County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Wilson CountyTennessee
Single-Family Detached Homes38,844 (79.5%)1,797,547 (70.0%)
Single-Family Attached Homes1,085 (2.2%)81,402 (3.2%)
2 Apartments1,066 (2.2%)70,683 (2.8%)
3 or 4 Apartments874 (1.8%)79,592 (3.1%)
5 to 9 Apartments844 (1.7%)113,513 (4.4%)
10 or More Apartments2,702 (5.5%)200,267 (7.8%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing3,426 (7.0%)224,057 (8.7%)
Wilson County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Wilson CountyTennessee
2014 or Later2,255 (4.6%)53,832 (2.1%)
2010 to 20133,525 (7.2%)88,315 (3.4%)
2000 to 200912,009 (24.6%)435,663 (17.0%)
1980 to 199915,793 (32.3%)843,271 (32.8%)
1960 to 197910,680 (21.9%)668,593 (26.0%)
1940 to 19593,058 (3,058.0%)335,016 (335,016.0%)
1939 or Earlier1,521 (3.1%)142,371 (5.5%)
Wilson County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Wilson CountyTennessee
1 Room393 (0.8%)29,037 (1.1%)
2 or 3 Rooms35,541 (72.8%)1,850,684 (72.1%)
4 or 5 Rooms13,239 (27.1%)921,694 (35.9%)
6 or 7 Rooms18,064 (37.0%)856,102 (33.3%)
8 or More Rooms15,229 (31.2%)569,596 (22.2%)
Wilson County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Wilson CountyTennessee
No Bedroom405 (0.8%)31,875 (1.2%)
1 Bedroom1,333 (2.7%)178,609 (7.0%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms35,541 (72.8%)1,850,684 (72.1%)
4 or More Bedrooms11,562 (23.7%)505,893 (19.7%)
Wilson County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Wilson CountyTennessee
With Complete Plumbing Facilities48,689 (99.7%)2,556,921 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities48,507 (99.3%)2,547,892 (99.3%)