Johnston Sees $117 Million in New Construction Value

The City of Johnston achieved significant growth in 2023, recording an impressive $117 million in new construction value, marking a year of substantial progress and development.

Key highlights from the 2023 construction activities include:

  • Residential Expansion: A total of 126 new residential units were added, with a notable emphasis on single-family residences, accounting for 102 units. Additionally, townhome/duplex construction remained steady, with 24 new units.
  • Commercial Projects: Nine commercial projects contributed to a remarkable $47 million in new construction, representing the most substantial commercial growth since 2013.
  • Commercial Remodeling: The city saw 23 commercial remodel permits issued, with a combined value of $8.7 million.

The statistics are part of the 2023 Annual Community Development Report (PDF)

View the press release (PDF) of the new taxable valuation that was sent to the media on Thursday, January 4, 2024.