Marshalltown Downtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by 2nd St., State St., 3rd. Ave., and E. Church St., Marshalltown, Iowa


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 17, 2002
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Romanesque; et al.
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Politics/Government; Transportation
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Specialty store; Financial institution; Department store; Restaurant; City hall; Library; Courthouse
Current functions
Specialty store; Business; Financial institution; Department store; Restaurant; City hall; Library
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 79
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 16


Brick (42,462)
District (10,339)
Iowa (2,501)
Italianate (5,082)
John C. Cochrane (2)
Marshall County, Iowa (18)
Marshalltown, Iowa (8)
Romanesque (2,715)
Stone (26,161)
Stucco (7,816)
Victorian (19,697)