Newburyport Historic District

Roughly bounded by Merrimack River, Plummer Ave., Marlboro, Plummer, State, and High Sts., Newburyport, Massachusetts


State Street Newburyport

Photo taken by Marc Belanger in April 2011



National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 2, 1984
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian; Federal
Areas of significance
Industry; Landscape Architecture; Commerce; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Law; Politics/Government; Architecture; Religion
Levels of significance
National; State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person; D - Information Potential
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Park; Business
Current functions
Single dwelling; Park; Business
Periods of significance
1650-1699; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1700-1749; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2500
Non-contributing buildings: 200


Brick (42,462)
District (10,362)
Essex County, Massachusetts (459)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Federal (4,586)
Granite (5,090)
Have Street View (44,039)
Massachusetts (4,402)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Newburyport, Massachusetts (14)
Sandstone (4,861)
Victorian (19,697)

Update Log 

  • February 4, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • March 25, 2015: New photo from Marc Belanger