Building Departments in Grays Harbor County, Washington

There are 4 Building Departments in Grays Harbor County, Washington, serving a population of 71,454 people in an area of 1,902 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 17,863 people, and 1 Building Department per 475 square miles.

In Washington, Grays Harbor County is ranked 13th of 39 counties in Building Departments per capita, and 18th of 39 counties in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Grays Harbor County Building Departments

Find Grays Harbor County, Washington building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Aberdeen Building Department 200 East Market Street Aberdeen, WA

Aberdeen Planning Department 200 East Market Street Aberdeen, WA

Aberdeen Zoning 200 East Market Street Aberdeen, WA

Grays Harbor Planning Department 100 West Broadway Avenue Montesano, WA

About the Grays Harbor County Building Department

Building Departments in Grays Harbor County, WA 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 Grays Harbor 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:
  • Grays Harbor County, Washington building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Grays Harbor County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Grays Harbor County, WA zoning laws and requirements

Grays Harbor County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Grays Harbor 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.

Grays Harbor County Residential Housing Units
 Grays Harbor CountyWashington
Total Housing Units36,0053,064,381
Occupied Housing Units28,263 (78.5%)2,800,423 (91.4%)
Grays Harbor County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Grays Harbor CountyWashington
Single-Family Detached Homes20,378 (72.1%)1,782,051 (63.6%)
Single-Family Attached Homes328 (1.2%)110,844 (4.0%)
2 Apartments878 (3.1%)66,245 (2.4%)
3 or 4 Apartments998 (3.5%)100,527 (3.6%)
5 to 9 Apartments727 (2.6%)127,774 (4.6%)
10 or More Apartments1,625 (5.7%)435,497 (15.6%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing3,329 (11.8%)177,485 (6.3%)
Grays Harbor County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Grays Harbor CountyWashington
2014 or Later96 (0.3%)62,312 (2.2%)
2010 to 2013425 (1.5%)99,185 (3.5%)
2000 to 20093,400 (12.0%)440,508 (15.7%)
1980 to 19996,306 (22.3%)852,224 (30.4%)
1960 to 19797,850 (27.8%)712,540 (25.4%)
1940 to 19593,303 (3,303.0%)349,181 (349,181.0%)
1939 or Earlier6,883 (24.4%)284,473 (10.2%)
Grays Harbor County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Grays Harbor CountyWashington
1 Room448 (1.6%)74,460 (2.7%)
2 or 3 Rooms20,296 (71.8%)1,757,506 (62.8%)
4 or 5 Rooms9,440 (33.4%)909,467 (32.5%)
6 or 7 Rooms9,895 (35.0%)811,744 (29.0%)
8 or More Rooms5,811 (20.6%)650,359 (23.2%)
Grays Harbor County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Grays Harbor CountyWashington
No Bedroom558 (2.0%)85,244 (3.0%)
1 Bedroom2,532 (9.0%)307,033 (11.0%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms20,296 (71.8%)1,757,506 (62.8%)
4 or More Bedrooms4,877 (17.3%)650,640 (23.2%)
Grays Harbor County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Grays Harbor CountyWashington
With Complete Plumbing Facilities28,154 (99.6%)2,788,509 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities27,970 (99.0%)2,771,941 (99.0%)