Yoakum Commercial District listed in National Register of Historic Places
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
The Yoakum Commercial Historic District in Lavaca and DeWitt Counties was recently listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
The Texas Historical Commission (THC) assisted in the nomination of this district in recognition of its importance to the history of Yoakum and the State of Texas. Noted for its historical significance, the district joins other properties around the state with National Register status.
The Yoakum Commercial Historic District includes an impressive assortment of significant commercial, civic, governmental, and industrial buildings that reflect the development of the city through the post-World War II period.