Newark Downtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by Church St., Second St., Fifth St., and Canal St., Newark, Ohio


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 15, 2002
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Business; Courthouse; Meeting hall; Theater; Rail-related; Manufacturing facility; Plaza
Current functions
Business; City hall; Theater; Plaza; Professional; Courthouse; Monument/marker
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 77
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 14


Brick (42,460)
Classical Revival (4,526)
District (10,327)
Have Street View (43,695)
Italianate (5,079)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,280)
Licking County, Ohio (77)
Louis Sullivan (21)
Newark, Ohio (21)
Ohio (5,106)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,161)
Stucco (7,816)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Victorian (19,697)

Update Log 

  • July 11, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger