San Elizario Historic District

Also known as: San Elceario Presidio, San Elizario Townsite Historic Distric
Roughly bounded by Rio Grande St., Socorro and Convent Rds., and the San Elizario Lateral, San Elizario, Texas


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 February 27, 1997
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Mission/Spanish Revival; Other architectural type; Territorial
Areas of significance
Architecture; Agriculture; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Commerce; Community Planning and Development; Ethnic Heritage - Hispanic; Exploration/Settlement
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Religious structure; School; Correctional facility; Department store
Current functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Religious structure; School; Restaurant
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 22
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 19
Non-contributing buildings: 24
Non-contributing structures: 1