Principal Investigator(s): Vinovskis, Maris
Summary: This dataset contains several measures of urban concentration for each of the 1,606 United States counties in existence in 1850. Included are measures of the white and total populations in each county, as well as percentages of the white and total populations that resided in towns of various sizes. Town-level population counts were collected from Tables I and II of the SEVENTH CENSUS OF THE UNITED STATES, 1850. The principal investigator manually aggregated individual town counts to vario... (view full summary)
Persistent URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07455.v1
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