Barrio Azteca Historic District

Also known as: El Azteca, El Ranchero
Roughly bounded by I-35, Matamoros St., Arroyo Zacate, and the Rio Grande, Laredo, Texas


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 21, 2003
Reference number
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Mission/Spanish Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development; Ethnic Heritage - Hispanic
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Civic; Road-related; Business; Theater; Government office; School; Specialty store
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Business; Theater; Government office; Road-related; Vacant/not in use
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 302
Contributing structures: 3
Non-contributing buildings: 247