Supposedly America doesn’t have classes. But it does have [tag-tec]zip codes[/tag-tec].
Zip codes are the closest we come to absolute economic classification.
And city governments generally support it all the way mainly because they want the higher [tag-ice]taxes[/tag-ice] the richer rich pay.
Also, have you been perplexed about the multiple McMansion phenomena? That’s where one [tag-self]house[/tag-self] is torn down and two, three, maybe four ultra expensive adobes replace it?
There’s a plausible explanation for that.
Take a look at some of the wealthiest zips in the U.S.of A. See how the recent downturn is affecting them.