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2021-2022 Residential Building Permit Data

This is a summary of Single-Family and Multi-Family building permits issued last year and this year, through the most current month available, in counties in the Northern California regions.

Single-Family Permits* 

County: Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
to Date
YTD
Change
Alameda20221636691000000000320-234
2021152110292000000000554
Contra Costa2022107191231000000000529-136
2021209252204000000000665
Marin202225354700000000010770
20211891000000000037
Monterey202267573300000000015777
202117303300000000080
San Benito202243261800000000087-30
2021522639000000000117
San Francisco2022511650000000008159
2021441400000000022
San Mateo2022683354000000000155-42
2021487178000000000197
Santa Clara2022130154300000000000584179
2021111145149000000000405
Santa Cruz20223138280000000009764
202113101000000000033
Solano20227056116000000000242-45
202110610873000000000287
Sonoma2022108561160000000002800
202171108101000000000280
Bay Area
Subtotal
20228178161,0920000000002,72552
20218018739990000000002,673
El Dorado202257724700000000017636
2021463658000000000140
Placer20223653173660000000001,048134
2021253298363000000000914
Sacramento20223203434920000000001,15549
20212254724090000000001,106
Sutter2022841200000000024-5
20212161100000000029
Yolo202226313700000000094-50
2021276453000000000144
Yuba2022386875000000000181155
2021224000000000026
Sacramento
Subtotal
20228148351,0290000000002,678319
20215559108940000000002,359
Fresno2022232139205000000000576-193
2021186285298000000000769
Madera20226065105000000000230-11
20217054117000000000241
Merced2022335154000000000138-208
202113294120000000000346
San Joaquin20222893754340000000001,098391
2021134292281000000000707
Stanislaus2022385283000000000173-17
2021426187000000000190
Tulare202210912710000000000033621
202110987119000000000315
Valley
Subtotal
20227618099810000000002,551-17
20216738731,0220000000002,568
Napa20222430370000000009120
202123143400000000071
Totals20222,4162,4903,1390000000008,045374
20212,0522,6702,9490000000007,671

 

Multi-Family Permits** 

County: Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
to Date
YTD
Change
Alameda2022470134203000000000807-4
202115456601000000000811
Contra Costa2022170032000000000202-459
2021215134312000000000661
Marin20220000000000000-7
20217000000000007
Monterey2022026000000000026-4
2021030000000000030
San Benito202200000000000000
20210000000000000
San Francisco20222649842000000000404-140
2021525811000000000544
San Mateo2022225055000000000280230
20210193100000000050
Santa Clara202291115713000000000919766
2021299628000000000153
Santa Cruz202200570000000005742
2021150000000000015
Solano2022030815000000000323279
2021440000000000044
Sonoma202290191110000000000391288
202110120000000000103
Bay Area
Subtotal
20221,3108721,2270000000003,409991
20211,0903459830000000002,418
El Dorado202200000000000000
20210000000000000
Placer20220400000000004-6
2021001000000000010
Sacramento2022205184163000000000552188
2021760288000000000364
Sutter202200000000000000
20210000000000000
Yolo202200224000000000224218
20216000000000006
Yuba202200200000000022
20210000000000000
Sacramento
Subtotal
2022205188389000000000782402
2021820298000000000380
Fresno20220149257000000000406404
20210020000000002
Madera2022160320000000004848
20210000000000000
Merced20220000000000000-4
20214000000000004
San Joaquin2022420270000000006943
20214121000000000026
Stanislaus2022392120000000006242
2021200000000000020
Tulare202282307800000000019066
2021622438000000000124
Valley
Subtotal
2022179200396000000000775599
2021903650000000000176
Napa202200620000000006262
20210000000000000
Totals20221,6941,2602,0740000000005,0282,054
20211,2623811,3310000000002,974

Notes
* Single-Family Housing includes detached, semi-detached, rowhouse and townhouse units. Rowhouses and townhouses are included when an unbroken ground-to-roof party or firewall separates each unit from the adjacent unit. Condominiums are included in single-family when they are of zero-lot-line or zero-property-line construction; when units are separated by an air space; or, when an unbroken ground-to-roof party or firewall separates units. Data from March of 2012 forward is supplied by the California Homebuilding Foundation; data prior to that date supplied by the CIRB.
** Multi-Family Housing includes duplexes, 3-4 unit structures and apartment-type structures with five units or more. Multi-Family housing also includes condominium units in structures of more than one living unit that do not meet the herein single-family housing definition.

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