Unrelated Occupancy

  1. Planning
  2. Zoning Ordinance

Development Services Building

171 N Ross St

Justice Wahid Cotton

Justice Wahid Cotton


The City's Zoning Ordinance contains specific information regarding residential occupancy in the City limits. Please refer to the City's Planning Department for additional information.

In general, traditional residential neighborhoods allow for no more than two unrelated persons to reside at an address. Apartment complexes, multi-family dwellings, and mobile home parks are zoned properly for occupation by students with more than one roommate.

To find out how a particular property is zoned, please visit the City of Auburn's online mapping system at or contact the City's Planning Department by phone at (334) 501-3040 or by email.