National Register of Historic Places listings in New York facts for kids

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Map of the counties of New York State
Map of the counties of New York State

Buildings, sites, districts, and objects in New York listed on the National Register of Historic Places:

There are more than 5,800 properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in New York State. Some are listed within each one of the 62 counties in New York State. Of these, 258 are further designated as National Historic Landmarks in New York.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.


Numbers of properties and districts

The numbers of properties and districts in New York State or in any of its 62 counties are not reported by the National Register. Following are approximate tallies of current listings from lists of the specific properties and districts.

House at 3 Crown Street, Nelsonville, NY
House at 3 Crown Street, Nelsonville, in Putnam County
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New York State Capitol, in Albany County
Eagle Island Camp Upper Saranac Lake, NY
Eagle Island Camp, Saranac Lake, in Franklin County
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Empire State Building, Manhattan, in New York County
First Baptist Church of Painted Post Oct 09
First Baptist Church of Painted Post, Painted Post, in Steuben County
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Buffalo City Hall, Buffalo, in Erie County
County # of sites
1.1 Albany: Albany 62
1.2 Albany: Other 147
1.3 Albany: Duplicates (1)
Albany: Total 208
2 Allegany 28
3 Bronx 72
4 Broome 61
5 Cattaraugus 34
6 Cayuga 68
7 Chautauqua 45
8 Chemung 42
9 Chenango 43
10 Clinton 53
11 Columbia 134
12 Cortland 28
13 Delaware 67
14.1 Dutchess: Poughkeepsie 96
14.2 Dutchess: Rhinebeck 40
14.3 Dutchess: Other 122
14.4 Dutchess: Duplicates (1)
Dutchess: Total 257
15.1 Erie: Buffalo 136
15.2 Erie: Other 71
Erie: Total 207
16 Essex 111
17 Franklin 78
18 Fulton 27
19 Genesee 23
20 Greene 99
21 Hamilton 20
22 Herkimer 66
23 Jefferson 143
24 Kings 173
25 Lewis 31
26 Livingston 89
27 Madison 79
28.1 Monroe: Rochester 104
28.2 Monroe: Other 94
28.3 Monroe: Duplicates (1)
Monroe: Total 197
29 Montgomery 60
30.1 Nassau: Hempstead 30
30.2 Nassau: North Hempstead 51
30.3 Nassau: Oyster Bay 65
Nassau: Total 146
31.1 New York: Below 14th 184
31.2 New York: 14th-59th 156
31.3 New York: 59th-110th 106
31.4 New York: Above 110th 88
31.5 New York: Islands 14
31.6 New York: Duplicates (1)
New York: Total 547
32 Niagara 84
33 Oneida 80
34.1 Onondaga: Syracuse 97
34.2 Onondaga: Other 53
34.3 Onondaga: Duplicates (1)
Onondaga: Total 149
35 Ontario 67
36 Orange 180
37 Orleans 26
38 Oswego 92
39 Otsego 71
40 Putnam 51
41 Queens 102
42 Rensselaer 113
43 Richmond 56
44 Rockland 85
45 St. Lawrence 76
46 Saratoga 75
47 Schenectady 73
48 Schoharie 48
49 Schuyler 19
50 Seneca 36
51 Steuben 58
52.1 Suffolk: Babylon 6
52.2 Suffolk: Brookhaven 47
52.3 Suffolk: East Hampton 29
52.4 Suffolk: Huntington 99
52.5 Suffolk: Islip 24
52.6 Suffolk: Riverhead 12
52.7 Suffolk: Shelter Island 9
52.8 Suffolk: Smithtown 22
52.9 Suffolk: Southampton 35
52.10 Suffolk: Southold 24
Suffolk: Duplicates (1)
Suffolk: Total 306
53 Sullivan 77
54 Tioga 55
55 Tompkins 57
56 Ulster 180
57 Warren 73
58 Washington 52
59 Wayne 36
60.1 Westchester: New Rochelle 12
60.2 Westchester: Peekskill 13
60.3 Westchester: Yonkers 27
60.4 Westchester: Northern 93
60.5 Westchester: Southern 88
Westchester: Duplicates (3)
Westchester: Total 230
61 Wyoming 26
62 Yates 66
(duplicates) (60)
Total: 5,874
George Eastman House, Rochester, in Monroe County
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Fort Stanwix National Monument, Rome, in Oneida County
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Clinton County Courthouse Complex, Plattsburgh, in Clinton County
Old Hook Mill in East Hampton 1
Hook Windmill, East Hampton, in Suffolk County
Statue of Liberty, NY
Statue of Liberty National Monument, Ellis Island and Liberty Island, Manhattan, in New York County
Albion, NY, post office
US Post Office-Albion, Albion, in Orleans County
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Hawley-Green Historic District, Syracuse, in Onondaga County

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