States Where Students Graduate With the Most Debt

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25. Georgia
> Avg. debt per borrower: $28,376
> Graduates with debt: 57% (23rd lowest)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 30.9% (25th highest)
> Median household income: $56,183 (19th lowest)

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24. Montana
> Avg. debt per borrower: $28,389
> Graduates with debt: 59% (18th highest)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 32.3% (19th highest)
> Median household income: $53,386 (14th lowest)

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23. Illinois
> Avg. debt per borrower: $28,424
> Graduates with debt: 61% (14th highest)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 34.4% (13th highest)
> Median household income: $62,992 (16th highest)

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22. Maryland
> Avg. debt per borrower: $28,844
> Graduates with debt: 56% (21st lowest)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 39.7% (3rd highest)
> Median household income: $80,776 (the highest)

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21. Virginia
> Avg. debt per borrower: $29,316
> Graduates with debt: 56% (21st lowest)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 38.7% (5th highest)
> Median household income: $71,535 (9th highest)