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Distribution of listings by county as of September 2014

This is a list of properties and districts in Massachusetts listed on the National Register of Historic Places. There are over 4,300 listings in the state, representing about 5% of all NRHP listings nationwide and the second-most of any U.S. state, behind only New York. Listings appear in all 14 Massachusetts counties.

Contents: Counties in Massachusetts
This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.
County # of sites
1.1 Barnstable: Barnstable 85
1.2 Barnstable: Harwich 4
1.3 Barnstable: Other 119
1.4 Barnstable: Duplicates (4)
1.5 Barnstable: Total 204
2 Berkshire 175
3.1 Bristol: Fall River 102
3.2 Bristol: New Bedford 43
3.3 Bristol: Taunton 96
3.4 Bristol: Other 135
3.5 Bristol: Duplicates (1)
3.6 Bristol: Total 375
4 Dukes 22
5.1 Essex: Andover 51
5.2 Essex: Gloucester 35
5.3 Essex: Ipswich 31
5.4 Essex: Lawrence 24
5.5 Essex: Lynn 29
5.6 Essex: Methuen 45
5.7 Essex: Salem 46
5.8 Essex: Other 219
5.9 Essex: Duplicates (3)
5.10 Essex: Total 477
6 Franklin 60
7.1 Hampden: Springfield 90
7.2 Hampden: Other 75
7.3 Hampden: Total 165
8 Hampshire 82
9.1 Middlesex: Arlington 64
9.2 Middlesex: Cambridge 206
9.3 Middlesex: Concord 27
9.4 Middlesex: Framingham 18
9.5 Middlesex: Lexington 17
9.6 Middlesex: Lowell 41
9.7 Middlesex: Marlborough 17
9.8 Middlesex: Medford 36
9.9 Middlesex: Newton 187
9.10 Middlesex: Reading 90
9.11 Middlesex: Sherborn 25
9.12 Middlesex: Somerville 84
9.13 Middlesex: Stoneham 69
9.14 Middlesex: Wakefield 95
9.15 Middlesex: Waltham 109
9.16 Middlesex: Weston 15
9.17 Middlesex: Winchester 68
9.18 Middlesex: Other 195
9.19 Middlesex: Duplicates (31)
9.20 Middlesex: Total 1,332
10 Nantucket 4
11.1 Norfolk: Brookline 98
11.2 Norfolk: Milton 30
11.3 Norfolk: Quincy 109
11.4 Norfolk: Other 124
11.5 Norfolk: Duplicates (4)
11.6 Norfolk: Total 357
12 Plymouth 139
13.1 Suffolk: Northern Boston 147
13.2 Suffolk: Southern Boston 172
13.3 Suffolk: Other 23
13.4 Suffolk: Duplicates (2)
13.5 Suffolk: Total 340
14.1 Worcester: Southbridge 83
14.2 Worcester: Uxbridge 53
14.3 Worcester: Eastern Worcester city 98
14.4 Worcester: Northwestern Worcester city 107
14.5 Worcester: Southwestern Worcester city 81
14.6 Worcester: Northern Worcester County 73
14.7 Worcester: Other 181
14.8 Worcester: Duplicates (5)
14.9 Worcester: Total 668
(duplicates): (46)
Total: 4,357
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