Wetzel County Permits

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Wetzel County Permits Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Wetzel County Permits, a Building Department, at Main Street, New Martinsville WV.

Wetzel County Permits
200 Main Street
New Martinsville, West Virginia, 26155

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About the Wetzel County Permits

The Wetzel County Permits, located in New Martinsville, West Virginia, ensures the construction of safe buildings, primarily through the development and enforcement of building codes. The Building Department establishes building codes and standards for the construction of buildings and addresses virtually all aspects of construction, including design requirements, building materials, parking, resistance to natural disasters, and trades such as electric and plumbing.

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Wetzel County Building Structure & Housing Statistics

Find Wetzel 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.

Wetzel County Residential Housing Units
 Wetzel CountyWest Virginia
Total Housing Units8,158890,715
Occupied Housing Units5,891 (72.2%)734,676 (82.5%)
Wetzel County Occupied Residential Buildings
 Wetzel CountyWest Virginia
Single-Family Detached Homes4,700 (79.8%)529,010 (72.0%)
Single-Family Attached Homes62 (1.1%)17,069 (2.3%)
2 Apartments99 (1.7%)12,997 (1.8%)
3 or 4 Apartments86 (1.5%)18,955 (2.6%)
5 to 9 Apartments82 (1.4%)19,994 (2.7%)
10 or More Apartments128 (2.2%)31,546 (4.3%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing734 (12.5%)105,105 (14.3%)
Wetzel County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
 Wetzel CountyWest Virginia
2014 or Later5 (0.1%)5,858 (0.8%)
2010 to 201355 (0.9%)15,712 (2.1%)
2000 to 2009375 (6.4%)91,291 (12.4%)
1980 to 19991,173 (19.9%)192,597 (26.2%)
1960 to 19792,060 (35.0%)188,969 (25.7%)
1940 to 19591,092 (1,092.0%)132,741 (132,741.0%)
1939 or Earlier1,131 (19.2%)107,508 (14.6%)
Wetzel County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
 Wetzel CountyWest Virginia
1 Room38 (0.6%)8,994 (1.2%)
2 or 3 Rooms4,485 (76.1%)548,663 (74.7%)
4 or 5 Rooms1,559 (26.5%)255,520 (34.8%)
6 or 7 Rooms2,679 (45.5%)266,368 (36.3%)
8 or More Rooms1,452 (24.6%)160,363 (21.8%)
Wetzel County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
 Wetzel CountyWest Virginia
No Bedroom38 (0.6%)9,535 (1.3%)
1 Bedroom299 (5.1%)45,361 (6.2%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms4,485 (76.1%)548,663 (74.7%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,069 (18.1%)131,117 (17.8%)
Wetzel County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
 Wetzel CountyWest Virginia
With Complete Plumbing Facilities5,853 (99.4%)731,015 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities5,888 (99.9%)730,407 (99.4%)