States With the Most Student Debt

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The University of Utah, Salt Lake City
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49. Utah
> Avg. student loan debt:
$18,921
> Median household income 25-44 yr. old: $63,885 (17th highest)
> Student loan debt as pct. household income: 29.6% (2nd lowest)
> College attainment rate: 31.1% (15th highest)

University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
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48. New Mexico
> Avg. student loan debt:
$18,969
> Median household income 25-44 yr. old: $46,241 (2nd lowest)
> Student loan debt as pct. household income: 41.0% (15th lowest)
> College attainment rate: 26.4% (13th lowest)

Reno, Nevada 2
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47. Nevada
> Avg. student loan debt:
$20,211
> Median household income 25-44 yr. old: $53,772 (18th lowest)
> Student loan debt as pct. household income: 37.6% (10th lowest)
> College attainment rate: 23.1% (6th lowest)

Stanford, California
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46. California
> Avg. student loan debt:
$21,382
> Median household income 25-44 yr. old: $65,279 (14th highest)
> Student loan debt as pct. household income: 32.8% (3rd lowest)
> College attainment rate: 31.7% (13th highest)