Building Classification | City of New York

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Building Code Description
A
A0CAPE COD
A1TWO STORIES - DETACHED SM OR MID
A2ONE STORY - PERMANENT LIVING QUARTER
A3LARGE SUBURBAN RESIDENCE
A4CITY RESIDENCE ONE FAMILY
A5ONE FAMILY ATTACHED OR SEMI-DETACHED
A6SUMMER COTTAGE
A7MANSION TYPE OR TOWN HOUSE
A8BUNGALOW COLONY - COOPERATIVELY OWNED LAND
A9MISCELLANEOUS ONE FAMILY
B
B1TWO FAMILY BRICK
B2TWO FAMILY FRAME
B3TWO FAMILY CONVERTED FROM ONE FAMILY
B9MISCELLANEOUS TWO FAMILY
C
C0THREE FAMILIES
C1OVER SIX FAMILIES WITHOUT STORES
C2FIVE TO SIX FAMILIES
C3FOUR FAMILIES
C4OLD LAW TENEMENT
C5CONVERTED DWELLINGS OR ROOMING HOUSE
C6WALK-UP COOPERATIVE
C7WALK-UP APT. OVER SIX FAMILIES WITH STORES
C8WALK-UP CO-OP; CONVERSION FROM LOFT/WAREHOUSE
C9GARDEN APARTMENTS
CMMOBILE HOMES/TRAILER PARKS
D
D0ELEVATOR CO-OP; CONVERSION FROM LOFT/WAREHOUSE
D1ELEVATOR APT; SEMI-FIREPROOF WITHOUT STORES
D2ELEVATOR APT; ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE
D3ELEVATOR APT; FIREPROOF WITHOUT STORES
D4ELEVATOR COOPERATIVE
D5ELEVATOR APT; CONVERTED
D6ELEVATOR APT; FIREPROOF WITH STORES
D7ELEVATOR APT; SEMI-FIREPROOF WITH STORES
D8ELEVATOR APT; LUXURY TYPE
D9ELEVATOR APT; MISCELLANEOUS
E
E1FIREPROOF WAREHOUSE
E2CONTRACTORS WAREHOUSE
E3SEMI-FIREPROOF WAREHOUSE
E4METAL FRAME WAREHOUSE
E7SELF-STORAGE WAREHOUSES
E9MISCELLANEOUS WAREHOUSE
F
F1FACTORY; HEAVY MANUFACTURING - FIREPROOF
F2FACTORY; SPECIAL CONSTRUCTION - FIREPROOF
F4FACTORY; INDUSTRIAL SEMI-FIREPROOF
F5FACTORY; LIGHT MANUFACTURING
F8FACTORY; TANK FARM
F9FACTORY; INDUSTRIAL-MISCELLANEOUS
G
G0GARAGE; RESIDENTIAL TAX CLASS 1
G1ALL PARKING GARAGES
G2AUTO BODY/COLLISION OR AUTO REPAIR
G3GAS STATION WITH RETAIL STORE
G4GAS STATION WITH SERVICE/AUTO REPAIR
G5GAS STATION ONLY WITH/WITHOUT SMALL KIOSK
G6LICENSED PARKING LOT
G7UNLICENSED PARKING LOT
G8CAR SALES/RENTAL WITH SHOWROOM
G9MISCELLANEOUS GARAGE OR GAS STATION
GUCAR SALES/RENTAL WITHOUT SHOWROOM
G9CAR WASH OR LUBRITORIUM FACILITY
H
HB BOUTIQUE: 10-100 ROOMS, W/LUXURY FACILITIES, THEMED, STYLISH, W/FULL SVC ACCOMMODATIONS
HH HOSTELS- BED RENTALS IN DORMITORY-LIKE SETTINGS W/SHARED ROOMS & BATHROOMS
HRSRO- 1 OR 2 PEOPLE HOUSED IN INDIVIDUAL ROOMS IN MULTIPLE DWELLING AFFORDABLE HOUSING
HS EXTENDED STAY/SUITE: AMENITIES SIMILAR TO APT; TYPICALLY CHARGE WEEKLY RATES & LESS EXPENSIVE THAN FULL-SERVICE HOTEL
H1LUXURY HOTEL
H2FULL SERVICE HOTEL
H3LIMITED SERVICE; MANY AFFILIATED WITH NATIONAL CHAIN
H4MOTEL
H5HOTEL; PRIVATE CLUB, LUXURY TYPE
H6APARTMENT HOTEL
H7APARTMENT HOTEL - COOPERATIVELY OWNED
H8DORMITORY
H9MISCELLANEOUS HOTEL
I
I1HOSPITAL, SANITARIUM, MENTAL INSTITUTION
I2INFIRMARY
I3DISPENSARY
I4HOSPITAL; STAFF FACILITY
I5HEALTH CENTER, CHILD CENTER, CLINIC
I6NURSING HOME
I7ADULT CARE FACILITY
I9MISCELLANEOUS HOSPITAL, HEALTH CARE FACILITY
J
J1THEATRE; ART TYPE LESS THAN 400 SEATS
J2THEATRE; ART TYPE MORE THAN 400 SEATS
J3MOTION PICTURE THEATRE WITH BALCONY
J4LEGITIMATE THEATRE, SOLE USE
J5THEATRE IN MIXED-USE BUILDING
J6TELEVISION STUDIO
J7OFF BROADWAY TYPE THEATRE
J8MULTIPLEX PICTURE THEATRE
J9MISCELLANEOUS THEATRE
K
K1ONE STORY RETAIL BUILDING
K2MULTI-STORY RETAIL BUILDING (2 OR MORE)
K3MULTI-STORY DEPARTMENT STORE
K4PREDOMINANT RETAIL WITH OTHER USES
K5STAND-ALONE FOOD ESTABLISHMENT
K6SHOPPING CENTER WITH OR WITHOUT PARKING
K7BANKING FACILITIES WITH OR WITHOUT PARKING
K8 BIG BOX RETAIL: NOT AFFIXED & STANDING ON OWN LOT W/PARKING, E.G. COSTCO & BJ'S
K9 MISCELLANEOUS STORE BUILDING
L
L1LOFT; OVER 8 STORIES (MID MANH. TYPE)
L2LOFT; FIREPROOF AND STORAGE TYPE WITHOUT STORES
L3LOFT; SEMI-FIREPROOF
L8LOFT; WITH RETAIL STORES OTHER THAN TYPE ONE
L9MISCELLANEOUS LOFT
M
M1CHURCH, SYNAGOGUE, CHAPEL
M2MISSION HOUSE (NON-RESIDENTIAL)
M3PARSONAGE, RECTORY
M4CONVENT
M9MISCELLANEOUS RELIGIOUS FACILITY
N
N1ASYLUM
N2HOME FOR INDIGENT CHILDREN, AGED, HOMELESS
N3ORPHANAGE
N4DETENTION HOUSE FOR WAYWARD GIRLS
N9MISCELLANEOUS ASYLUM, HOME
O
O1OFFICE ONLY - 1 STORY
O2OFFICE ONLY 2 - 6 STORIES
O3OFFICE ONLY 7 - 19 STORIES
O4OFFICE ONLY WITH OR WITHOUT COMM - 20 STORIES OR MORE
O5OFFICE WITH COMM - 1 TO 6 STORIES
O6OFFICE WITH COMM 7 - 19 STORIES
O7PROFESSIONAL BUILDINGS/STAND ALONE FUNERAL HOMES
O8OFFICE WITH APARTMENTS ONLY (NO COMM)
O9MISCELLANEOUS AND OLD STYLE BANK BLDGS.
P
P1CONCERT HALL
P2LODGE ROOM
P3YWCA, YMCA, YWHA, YMHA, PAL
P4BEACH CLUB
P5COMMUNITY CENTER
P6AMUSEMENT PLACE, BATH HOUSE, BOAT HOUSE
P7MUSEUM
P8LIBRARY
P9MISCELLANEOUS INDOOR PUBLIC ASSEMBLY
Q
Q1PARKS/RECREATION FACILTY
Q2PLAYGROUND
Q3OUTDOOR POOL
Q4BEACH
Q5GOLF COURSE
Q6STADIUM, RACE TRACK, BASEBALL FIELD
Q7TENNIS COURT
Q8MARINA, YACHT CLUB
Q9MISCELLANEOUS OUTDOOR RECREATIONAL FACILITY
R
RACULTURAL, MEDICAL, EDUCATIONAL, ETC.
RBOFFICE SPACE
RGINDOOR PARKING
RHHOTEL/BOATEL
RKRETAIL SPACE
RPOUTDOOR PARKING
RRCONDOMINIUM RENTALS
RSNON-BUSINESS STORAGE SPACE
RTTERRACES/GARDENS/CABANAS
RWWAREHOUSE/FACTORY/INDUSTRIAL
R0SPECIAL CONDOMINIUM BILLING LOT
R1CONDO; RESIDENTIAL UNIT IN 2-10 UNIT BLDG.
R2CONDO; RESIDENTIAL UNIT IN WALK-UP BLDG.
R3CONDO; RESIDENTIAL UNIT IN 1-3 STORY BLDG.
R4CONDO; RESIDENTIAL UNIT IN ELEVATOR BLDG.
R5MISCELLANEOUS COMMERCIAL
R6CONDO; RESID.UNIT OF 1-3 UNIT BLDG-ORIG CLASS 1
R7CONDO; COMML.UNIT OF 1-3 UNIT BLDG-ORIG CLASS 1
R8CONDO; COMML.UNIT OF 2-10 UNIT BLDG.
R9CO-OP WITHIN A CONDOMINIUM
RRCONDO RENTALS
S
S0PRIMARILY 1 FAMILY WITH 2 STORES OR OFFICES
S1PRIMARILY 1 FAMILY WITH 1 STORE OR OFFICE
S2PRIMARILY 2 FAMILY WITH 1 STORE OR OFFICE
S3PRIMARILY 3 FAMILY WITH 1 STORE OR OFFICE
S4PRIMARILY 4 FAMILY WITH 1 STORE OROFFICE
S5PRIMARILY 5-6 FAMILY WITH 1 STORE OR OFFICE
S9SINGLE OR MULTIPLE DWELLING WITH STORES OR OFFICES
T
T1AIRPORT, AIRFIELD, TERMINAL
T2PIER, DOCK, BULKHEAD
T9MISCELLANEOUS TRANSPORTATION FACILITY
U
U0UTILITY COMPANY LAND AND BUILDING
U1BRIDGE, TUNNEL, HIGHWAY
U2GAS OR ELECTRIC UTILITY
U3CEILING RAILROAD
U4TELEPHONE UTILITY
U5COMMUNICATION FACILITY OTHER THAN TELEPHONE
U6RAILROAD - PRIVATE OWNERSHIP
U7TRANSPORTATION - PUBLIC OWNERSHIP
U8REVOCABLE CONSENT
U9MISCELLANEOUS UTILITY PROPERTY
V
V0ZONED RESIDENTIAL; NOT MANHATTAN
V1ZONED COMMERCIAL OR MANHATTAN RESIDENTIAL
V2ZONED COMMERCIAL ADJACENT TO CLASS 1 DWELLING: NOT MANHATTAN
V3ZONED PRIMARILY RESIDENTIAL; NOT MANHATTAN
V4POLICE OR FIRE DEPARTMENT
V5SCHOOL SITE OR YARD
V6LIBRARY, HOSPITAL OR MUSEUM
V7PORT AUTHORITY OF NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY
V8NEW YORK STATE OR US GOVERNMENT
V9MISCELLANEOUS VACANT LAND
W
W1PUBLIC ELEMENTARY, JUNIOR OR SENIOR HIGH
W2PAROCHIAL SCHOOL, YESHIVA
W3SCHOOL OR ACADEMY
W4TRAINING SCHOOL
W5CITY UNIVERSITY
W6OTHER COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY
W7THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY
W8OTHER PRIVATE SCHOOL
W9MISCELLANEOUS EDUCATIONAL FACILITY
Y
Y1FIRE DEPARTMENT
Y2POLICE DEPARTMENT
Y3PRISON, JAIL, HOUSE OF DETENTION
Y4MILITARY AND NAVAL INSTALLATION
Y5DEPARTMENT OF REAL ESTATE
Y6DEPARTMENT OF SANITATION
Y7DEPARTMENT OF PORTS AND TERMINALS
Y8DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
Y9DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
Z
Z0TENNIS COURT, POOL, SHED, ETC.
Z1COURT HOUSE
Z2PUBLIC PARKING AREA
Z3POST OFFICE
Z4FOREIGN GOVERNMENT
Z5UNITED NATIONS
Z7EASEMENT
Z8CEMETERY
Z9OTHER MISCELLANEOUS