Mason City Downtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by N. 4th St., Georgia Ave., Washington Ave. and S. 2nd St., Mason City, Iowa


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 September 8, 2005
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Business; Religious structure; Post office; School; Financial institution; Specialty store; Department store
Current functions
Business; Religious structure; Capitol; Sanatorium; Financial institution; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1855; 1909; 1910
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 54
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 4
Non-contributing buildings: 22
Non-contributing structures: 3