[tax list-1827]    [tax list-1847]
Taxable Wealth in Ithaca, New York, 1827 and 1847
Summary:  Percentage of Holdings by Quintile
 
 
1827
1847
 
Real
Personal
Total
Real
Personal
Total
Wealthiest 
Quintile
.57
.98
.59
.60
1.00
.75
 
.21
.02
.20
.22
-
.13
 
.13
-
.12
.11
-
.06
 
.07
-
.07
.06
-
.04
Poorest 
Quintile
.02
-
.02
.01
-
.01
Total
1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00
1.00
 
1827:
N = 461
 
1847:
N=828
Missing or Unknown= 13
 

Sources:  Tax Lists for Ithaca, New York, 1827 and 1847 (DeWitt Historical Society, Ithaca, New York).
 
 

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