Barrio El Hoyo Historic District

Roughly bounded by W. Cushing St. on the N., W. 18th St. on the S., S. 11th Ave. on the E., and S. Samaniego Ave., Tucson, Arizona


By Jon Roanhaus - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 13, 2008
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Mission/Spanish Revival; Other architectural type; Sonoran Tradition
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Department store; Religious structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Religious structure
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1908; 1950
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 68
Non-contributing buildings: 28


20th Century (29,077)
Adobe (574)
Arizona (1,451)
Brick (42,460)
Built 1908 (839)
Built during 1900s (9,176)
District (10,322)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,280)
Mission/Spanish Revival (1,385)
Pima County, Arizona (168)
Private owner (54,396)
Stone (26,162)
Stucco (7,816)
Tucson, Arizona (102)

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2018: New photo from Bill Eichelberger