Special Report

States Where People Pay the Highest Bills

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30. Pennsylvania
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,851 (7.6% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $63,627 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 34.9%

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29. Louisiana
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,871 (6.6% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $50,800 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 44.2%

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28. Georgia
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,875 (6.4% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $61,224 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 36.8%

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27. Vermont
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,883 (6.0% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $63,477 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 35.6%

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26. Utah
> Avg. monthly household bill payments: $1,910 (4.6% lower than nat’l. avg.)
> Median household income: $74,197 per year
> Household bills as a share of income: 30.9%

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