25 States With the Highest Debt Per Person
If we look at the 50 states as a whole, one word comes to mind -- broke.
But if we look at them one by one, that assessment isn't so clear.
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On the other end of the spectrum are states like California, Illinois and New York, publicly lambasted for being fiscally irresponsible and bankrupting their citizens.
But would you believe it if we told you those states aren't even at the top of our list of states with the highest debt per person?
Read on to see if you owe more to your state's debtholders than you know...
25) Pennsylvania: $938 Per Person