Mason City Downtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by N. 46th St., Georgia Ave., Washington Ave. and S. 2nd St.
Mason City, Iowa

Historic Document

Mason City Downtown Historic District is located in Cerro Gordo County, Iowa certified as a historic location on Thursday September 08, 2005. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Commerce/Trade, Religion, Government, Education, more specifically a Business, Religious Structure, Post Office, School, Financial Institution, Specialty Store, Department Store. Mason City Downtown Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Commerce.

Mason City Downtown Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1855, 1909, 1910
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright, Frank Lloyd;
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: U.S. Postal Service

Mason City Downtown Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 498
Number of historically contributing buildings: 54
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 4
Number of noncontributing buildings: 22
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 3
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Mason City Historic Locations Cerro Gordo County Historic Locations Iowa Historic Locations