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JUST THE FACTS, 1997-1998

Table 19
Local Taxes Per Capita, 1993
Rank State Amt. Rank State Amt.
1 NEW YORK $1,929 27 Iowa $817
2 New Hampshire 1,420 28 Georgia 817
3 New Jersey 1,394 29 Arizona 767
4 Connecticut 1,298 30 Washington 736
5 Alaska 1,206 31 Indiana 708
6 Maryland 1,117 32 Nevada 695
7 Illinois 1,094 33 Missouri 674
8 Colorado 1,030 34 Louisiana 666
9 Michigan 1,011 35 Hawaii 630
10 Vermont 1,004 36 Utah 613
11 Rhode Island 969 37 North Dakota 609
12 Oregon 960 38 Tennessee 593
13 Wisconsin 947 39 North Carolina 571
14 Massachusetts 938 40 South Carolina 554
15 Texas 921 41 Montana 510
16 Virginia 904 42 Oklahoma 509
17 Ohio 903 43 Idaho 498
18 Nebraska 900 44 Alabama 444
19 Wyoming 886 45 Delaware 420
20 Pennsylvania 875 46 New Mexico 413
21 Minnesota 873 47 Kentucky 411
22 Maine 856 48 Mississippi 404
23 South Dakota 846 49 West Virginia 391
24 Florida 846 50 Arkansas 377
25 California 836 U.S. Average $927
26 Kansas 822 N.Y.S. % above avg. 108.1%
Source: U.S. Census Bureau

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