Mays Landing Historic District

Jct. US 40, NJ 50; roughly bounded by Lake Lenape and Great Egg Harbor, Mays Landing, New Jersey


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 August 23, 1990
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Second Empire; Victorian: Gothic; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Industry; Community Planning and Development; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Courthouse; Religious structure; Single dwelling; Manufacturing facility; Specialty store
Current functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Specialty store; Manufacturing facility; Courthouse
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
1837; 1865
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 259
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing sites: 4
Contributing objects: 3
Non-contributing buildings: 36
Non-contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing sites: 1


19th Century (37,861)
Atlantic County, New Jersey (51)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1837 (200)
Built during 1830s (2,713)
District (10,518)
Gothic (1,440)
Italianate (5,114)
Mays Landing, New Jersey (3)
New Jersey (1,722)
Second Empire (1,067)
Stone (26,160)
Thomas Ustick Walter (6)
Victorian (19,698)