Downtown Grand Forks Historic District

Also known as: Grand Forks Original Townsite, Central Business District
Downtown Grand Forks, at the Red River of the North, Grand Forks, North Dakota


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 December 28, 2005
Reference number
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development; Politics/Government; Transportation
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Business; School; Rail-related; Road-related
Current functions
Business; School; Road-related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1872; 1880; 1885
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 42
Contributing structures: 4
Non-contributing buildings: 15