National Register of Historic Places listings in Oregon

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Baker County Benton County Clackamas County Clatsop County Columbia County Coos County Crook County Curry County Deschutes County Douglas County Gilliam County Grant County Harney County Hood River County Jackson County Jefferson County Josephine County Klamath County Lake County Lane County Lincoln County Linn County Malheur County Marion County Morrow County Multnomah County Polk County Sherman County Tillamook County Umatilla County Union County Wallowa County Wasco County Washington County Wheeler County Yamhill County
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This is a list of properties and historic districts in Oregon that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. There are listings in all of Oregon's 36 counties.

The National Register of Historic Places recognizes buildings, structures, objects, sites, and districts of national, state, or local historic significance across the United States.[1] Out of over 88,000 NRHP sites nationwide,[2] Oregon is home to more than 1,950 NRHP listings.[3][a]

Over one-fourth of the NRHP listings in the state are found in Multnomah County. In turn, the large majority (over 90%) of Multnomah's NRHP sites are situated within the city of Portland.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted April 4, 2014.[4]

Current listings by county[edit]

The following are approximate tallies of current listings by county.[b]

Mount Hood Railroad
Hood River County
County # of
Listings
1 Baker 13
2 Benton 56
3 Clackamas 83
4 Clatsop 61
5 Columbia 12
6 Coos 52
7 Crook 6
8 Curry 44
9 Deschutes 41
10 Douglas 48
11 Gilliam 3
12 Grant 10
13 Harney 7
14 Hood River 38
15 Jackson 150
16 Jefferson 5
17 Josephine 58
18 Klamath 28
19 Lake 17
20 Lane 134
21 Lincoln 35
22 Linn 69
23 Malheur 17
24 Marion 111
25 Morrow 5
26.1 Multnomah: Portland North 30
26.2 Multnomah: Portland Northeast 80
26.3 Multnomah: Portland Northwest 127
26.4 Multnomah: Portland Southeast 98
26.5 Multnomah: Portland Southwest 213
26.6 Multnomah: Other 34
26.7 Multnomah: Duplicates (7)[c]
26.8 Multnomah: Total 575
27 Polk 29
28 Sherman 5
29 Tillamook 29
30 Umatilla 42
31 Union 19
32 Wallowa 20
33 Wasco 33
34 Washington 44
35 Wheeler 2
36 Yamhill 81
(duplicates) (12)[d]
Total: 1,970
Distribution of listings by county, December 2009.
Old Scotch Church
Washington County
Lithia Springs Hotel
Jackson County
Fort Klamath Site
Klamath County
Yaquina Head Lighthouse
Lincoln County

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The Oregon state list dated June 6, 2011, gives subtotals by county and total of 1,927. The total in this list differs due to newer listings recorded here, and due to specific data discrepancies that have been identified.
  2. ^ These counts are based on entries in the National Register Information Database as of April 24, 2008 and new weekly listings posted since then on the National Register of Historic Places web site. There are frequent additions to the listings and occasional delistings and the counts here are approximate and not official. New entries are added to the official Register on a weekly basis. Also, the counts in this table exclude boundary increase and decrease listings which only modify the area covered by an existing property or district, although such increases and decreases carry a separate National Register reference number.
  3. ^ Several historic resources within Multnomah County are included on multiple area lists:
  4. ^ Several historic resources in Oregon, mostly of a linear nature, are included on multiple county lists:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (1997). "How to Apply the National Register Criteria for Evaluation". National Register Bulletins. Retrieved 2008-12-17. 
  2. ^ National Park Service. "National Register Research". National Register of Historic Places. Retrieved 2013-08-16. 
  3. ^ Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (June 6, 2011). "Oregon National Register List". Retrieved 2013-08-16. 
  4. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on April 4, 2014.

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