Building Departments in Waterford, Connecticut

There are 2 Building Departments in Waterford, Connecticut, serving a population of 2,785 people in an area of 2 square miles. There is 1 Building Department per 1,392 people, and 1 Building Department per square mile.

In Connecticut, Waterford is ranked 81st of 339 cities in Building Departments per capita, and 67th of 339 cities in Building Departments per square mile.

List of Waterford Building Departments

Find Waterford, Connecticut building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections.

Waterford Town Building Department 15 Rope Ferry Road Waterford, CT

Waterford Zoning 15 Rope Ferry Road Waterford, CT

About the Waterford Building Department

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

Waterford Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Waterford 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.

Waterford Residential Housing Units
 WaterfordNew London County
Total Housing Units1,392123,001
Occupied Housing Units1,271 (91.3%)107,402 (87.3%)
Waterford Occupied Residential Buildings
 WaterfordNew London County
Single-Family Detached Homes864 (68.0%)70,379 (65.5%)
Single-Family Attached Homes45 (3.5%)4,469 (4.2%)
2 Apartments47 (3.7%)8,228 (7.7%)
3 or 4 Apartments77 (6.1%)6,739 (6.3%)
5 to 9 Apartments99 (7.8%)5,404 (5.0%)
10 or More Apartments71 (5.6%)9,613 (9.0%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing68 (5.4%)2,570 (2.4%)
Waterford Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 WaterfordNew London County
2014 or Later-632 (0.6%)
2010 to 2013-1,214 (1.1%)
2000 to 200966 (5.2%)9,840 (9.2%)
1980 to 1999298 (23.4%)25,196 (23.5%)
1960 to 1979279 (22.0%)29,360 (27.3%)
1940 to 1959443 (443.0%)17,955 (17,955.0%)
1939 or Earlier185 (14.6%)23,205 (21.6%)
Waterford Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 WaterfordNew London County
1 Room-1,226 (1.1%)
2 or 3 Rooms989 (77.8%)71,844 (66.9%)
4 or 5 Rooms519 (40.8%)35,566 (33.1%)
6 or 7 Rooms535 (42.1%)36,964 (34.4%)
8 or More Rooms59 (4.6%)22,792 (21.2%)
Waterford Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 WaterfordNew London County
No Bedroom-1,401 (1.3%)
1 Bedroom202 (15.9%)11,807 (11.0%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms989 (77.8%)71,844 (66.9%)
4 or More Bedrooms80 (6.3%)22,350 (20.8%)
Waterford Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 WaterfordNew London County
With Complete Plumbing Facilities1,263 (99.4%)107,021 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities1,263 (99.4%)106,854 (99.5%)