Here is a quick reference guide to your zone. This information is a summary of your zone’s purpose, allowed uses, density, dimensions, and setbacks. The tables below do not include prohibited uses.
This information summarizes Kitsap County Code and is subject to change. For full information about your zone, please see the Official Kitsap County Code.
In all permit-related decisions, the Official Kitsap County Code governs.
The intent of this zone is to recognize, maintain, and encourage urban low density residential areas by including a full range of urban services and facilities that are adequate at the time of development. This zone is also intended to create cost-efficient residential areas which are capable of allowing the provision of community services in a more economical manner.
(Ord. 534 (2016) § 7(5) (App. E) (part), 2016)
For multifamily development, see Chapter 17.470, Multifamily Development – Design Criteria.
Please note that the tables below only include what is allowed in the corresponding zone and does not include prohibited uses.
Use Table - Permitted Use (P) = This table shows allowed uses that are permitted within the zone with the appropriate permit from the Department of Community Development (DCD). Click here to explore DCD project/permit types.
Use Table - Administrative Conditional Use Permit (ACUP) = This table shows the allowed uses that are permitted within this zone, but will require an Administrative Conditional Use Permit (ACUP).
Use Table - Hearing Examiner Conditional Use Permit (C) = This table shows the allowed uses that are permitted within this zone, but you will be required to apply for an Conditional Use Permit (CUP) to establish conditions to protect public health, safety and welfare and subject to approval by the hearing examiner.
19. All development within the Silverdale Design District boundaries must be consistent with the Silverdale Design Standards.
48. Within urban growth areas, all new residential subdivisions, single-family or multifamily developments are required to provide an urban level of sanitary sewer service for all proposed dwelling units unless exemptions identified in Section 17.460.020 allow for the implementation of a dry sewer.
101. Transitory accommodations allowed only pursuant to Chapter 17.505.
Accessory dwelling units
Accessory use or structure
Adult family home
Bed and breakfast house or vacation rental
Club, civic or social
Places of worship
17.420.056 Density and Dimensions table
If on an alley, 10 feet for a garage or carport opening directly onto the alley or 5 feet in all other instances
If on an alley, 20 feet for a garage or carport opening directly onto the alley
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