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Concentration of NRHP listings throughout the U.S.

The National Register of Historic Places in the United States is a register including buildings, sites, structures, districts, and objects. The Register automatically includes all National Historic Landmarks as well as all historic areas administered by the U.S. National Park Service. There have been more than 80,000 separate listings on the register since 1966.[1]


Current listings by state and territory

The following are approximate tallies of current listings by state and territory on the National Register of Historic Places. These counts are based on entries in the National Register Information Database as of April 24, 2008,[2] and new weekly listings posted since then on the National Register of Historic Places web site.[3] 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.[4] Also, the counts in this table exclude boundary increase and decrease listings which modify the area covered by an existing property or district and which carry a separate National Register reference number. The numbers of NRHP listings in each state are documented by tables in each of the individual state list-articles.

Meridian Bridge, Nebraska and South Dakota
Beavertail Light, Rhode Island
State # of Sites
1 New York 5,173
2 Massachusetts 4,068
3 Ohio 3,725
4 Kentucky 3,226
5 Pennsylvania 3,214
6 Texas 3,037
7 Virginia 2,682
8 North Carolina 2,649
9 Arkansas 2,464
10 California 2,443
11 Wisconsin 2,168
12 Iowa 2,105
13 Georgia 2,004
14 Missouri 1,992
15 Tennessee 1,954
16 Oregon 1,907
17 Michigan 1,712
18 Illinois 1,672
19 Indiana 1,668
20 Florida 1,600
21 New Jersey 1,594
22 Minnesota 1,580
23 Maine 1,520
24 Utah 1,503
25 Connecticut 1,494
26 Maryland 1,478
27 Washington 1,434
28 South Carolina 1,407
29 Colorado 1,361
30 Louisiana 1,317
31 Mississippi 1,303
32 Arizona 1,300
33 South Dakota 1,258
33 Kansas 1,193
35 Alabama 1,188
36 Oklahoma 1,162
37 New Mexico 1,071
38 Montana 1,060
39 Idaho 1,006
40 Nebraska 987
41 West Virginia 975
42 Vermont 771
43 Rhode Island 734
44 New Hampshire 717
45 Delaware 663
46 Wyoming 505
47 District of Columbia 494
48 Alaska 408
49 North Dakota 405
50 Nevada 360
51 Hawaii 320
52 Puerto Rico 291
53 Guam 117
54 Virgin Islands 86
55 Northern Mariana Islands 36
56 Federated States of Micronesia 25
57 American Samoa 23
58 Palau 6
59 Marshall Islands 4
60 Minor Outlying Islands 2
61 Tangier, Morocco 1
(duplicates) (93)[note 1]
Total: 84,529
Skytsborg, Virgin Islands

An index to lists of NRHPs by U.S. States and territories

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American Samoa | Guam | Puerto Rico | Northern Mariana Islands | U.S. Virgin Islands | Wake Island | Midway Island

Associated Nations

Federated States of Micronesia | Palau | Marshall Islands

Other American Legation, Tangier

A map index to the 50 state lists of NRHPs

See also


  1. ^ The following sites are listed in more than one state (listed alphabetically): 1872 California-Nevada State Boundary Marker (California and Nevada), Anderson Ferry (Kentucky and Ohio), B & O Railroad Potomac River Crossing (Maryland and West Virginia), B & O Railroad Viaduct (Ohio and West Virginia), Bad Pass Trail (Montana and Wyoming), Bedell Covered Bridge (New Hampshire and Vermont), Beginning Point of the U.S. Public Land Survey (Ohio and Pennsylvania), Blood Run Site (Iowa and South Dakota), Bonneville Dam Historic District (Oregon and Washington), Bourne Mill (Massachusetts and Rhode Island), Bristol Commercial Historic District (Tennessee and Virginia), Bristol Virginia-Tennessee Slogan Sign (Tennessee and Virginia), Brownville Bridge (Missouri and Nebraska), Burr's Ferry Bridge (Louisiana and Texas), Chain of Rocks Bridge (Illinois and Missouri), Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park (District of Columbia, Maryland and West Virginia), Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company Historic District (Idaho and Montana), Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park (Georgia and Tennessee), Columbia Covered Bridge (New Hampshire and Vermont), Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge (New Hampshire and Vermont), Covington and Cincinnati Suspension Bridge (Kentucky and Ohio), Cumberland Gap Historic District (Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia), Cumberland Gap National Historical Park (Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia), Delaware Aqueduct (New York and Pennsylvania), Delaware and Hudson Canal (New York and Pennsylvania), Denver & Rio Grande Railroad San Juan Extension (Colorado and New Mexico), Dismal Swamp Canal (North Carolina and Virginia), Dual State Monument (Arkansas and Louisiana), Eads Bridge (Illinois and Missouri), Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site (Montana and North Dakota), GW Jeep Site (Virginia and West Virginia), General U.S. Grant Bridge (Kentucky and Ohio), George Washington Memorial Parkway (District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia), Glenrio Historic District (New Mexico and Texas), Harmony Way Bridge (Illinois and Indiana), Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia), Hells Canyon Archeological District (Idaho and Oregon), Holland Tunnel (New Jersey and New York), Hoover Dam (Arizona and Nevada), International Boundary Marker (Louisiana and Texas), Francis Scott Key Bridge (District of Columbia and Virginia), Langdale Historic District (Alabama and Georgia), Lemhi Pass (Idaho and Montana), Lewis Bridge (Nebraska and South Dakota), Lolo Trail (Idaho and Montana), Longview Bridge (Oregon and Washington), Louisville Municipal Bridge, Pylons and Administration Building (Indiana and Kentucky), Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge (California and Oregon), Mason and Dixon Survey Terminal Point (Pennsylvania and West Virginia), David Mathews House (New York and Vermont), Merestone (Delaware and Pennsylvania), Meridian Bridge (Nebraska and South Dakota), Milanville-Skinners Falls Bridge (New York and Pennsylvania), Minisink Archeological Site (New Jersey and Pennsylvania), Mississippi River Bridge (Louisiana and Mississippi), Mount Orne Covered Bridge (New Hampshire and Vermont), Mount Vernon Memorial Highway (District of Columbia and Virginia), New Castle and Frenchtown Railroad Right-of-Way (Delaware and Maryland), Newport and Cincinnati Bridge (Kentucky and Ohio), Maysville-Aberdeen Bridge (Kentucky and Ohio), Nez Perce Snake River Archeological District (Idaho and Washington), Palisades Interstate Park (New Jersey and New York), Plattsmouth Bridge (Iowa and Nebraska), Pond Eddy Bridge (New York and Pennsylvania), Raton Pass (Colorado and New Mexico), Riverview Historic District (Alabama and Georgia), Rulo Bridge (Missouri and Nebraska), Salt River Hydroelectric Powerplant (Idaho and Wyoming), Site No. JF00-062 (Kansas and Nebraska), Site No. JF00-072 (Kansas and Nebraska), Sixth Street Railroad Bridge (Ohio and West Virginia), Soo Line High Bridge (Minnesota and Wisconsin), South Omaha Bridge (Iowa and Nebraska), State Highway 78 Bridge at the Red River (Oklahoma and Texas), State Highway 79 Bridge at the Red River (Oklahoma and Texas), Statue of Liberty National Monument, Ellis Island and Liberty Island (New Jersey and New York), Stillwater Bridge (Minnesota and Wisconsin), Suitland Parkway (District of Columbia and Maryland), Texarkana Union Station (Arkansas and Texas), Texarkana US Post Office and Courthouse (Arkansas and Texas), Trenton City/Calhoun Street Bridge (New Jersey and Pennsylvania), Vancouver-Portland Bridge (Oregon and Washington), Washington Aqueduct (District of Columbia and Maryland), Washington Crossing State Park (New Jersey and Pennsylvania), Western Maryland Railroad Right-of-Way, Milepost 126 to Milepost 160 (Maryland and West Virginia), Jesse Whitesell House (Kentucky and Tennessee), Willow Beach Gauging Station (Arizona and Nevada), and Yuma Crossing and Associated Sites (Arizona and California).


  1. ^ "National Register Research". U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Retrieved March 14, 2009. 
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. April 24, 2008. 
  3. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service. Retrieved January 2, 2009. 
  4. ^ Weekly List Actions, National Register of Historic Places website

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