Downtown Oberlin Historic District

Roughly includes W and E College St.,within 1 blk of S. Main and S. Main from College to approx. Vine St., Oberlin, Ohio


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 1, 2003
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Queen Anne; Victorian: Second Empire
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Business; Meeting hall; City hall; School; Theater; Financial institution; Post office
Current functions
Business; Meeting hall; City hall; School; Theater; Parking lot; Financial institution
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 32
Non-contributing buildings: 5


Brick (42,466)
District (10,578)
George Baily (1)
Have Street View (48,843)
Lorain County, Ohio (128)
Oberlin, Ohio (11)
Ohio (5,158)
Queen Anne (5,136)
Sandstone (4,861)
Second Empire (1,067)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,168)
Victorian (19,703)

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2018: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger