Connecticut Credit Card & Personal Finance Statistics
Connecticut Credit Card Debt
- Credit Card Debt: CT vs. U.S.
- Connecticut residents have average credit card debt of $5,617. 
- The average credit card debt amount in Connecticut is
13% greater than the national average of $4,965.
- CT ranks 3rd in the nation in average credit card debt. 
Credit Card Delinquency in CT
- Cardholders that are more than 90 days late on credit card payments in Connecticut 
- Connecticut ranks 33rd in the nation with a credit card delinquency rate that
is 9% less than the national average of 0.57%.
- Connecticut Rate: 0.52%
- National Average: 0.57%
- Statute of limitations for credit card debt in Connecticut 
- Connecticut: 6 years
- U.S. Average: 5.4 years
Connecticut Credit Scores
- Credit Scores: CT vs. U.S.
- Connecticut residents have an average credit score of 713. 
- The average credit score for Connecticut residents is
2% greater than the national average score of 696.
- CT ranks 13th in the nation in average credit score. 
Income Breakdown in Connecticut
The state of Connecticut has a median household income is $76,311. Approximately 10 percent of households in CT have incomes below the poverty level. 
Household Income: Connecticut vs. U.S.
The median household income in the state of Connecticut is approximately 31 percent more than the median income for the United States in its entirety.
For the nation as a whole, the median household income is $58,283, versus the Connecticut median household income of $76,311. 
Age Breakdown in Connecticut
In Connecticut, just under 76 percent of state residents meet the minimum age requirement to own a credit card in their own name without a co-signer.  
Additional information about Connecticut
The state of Connecticut has a population of approximately 3,574,097, ranking 29th in the nation. 
More about Connecticut Credit Cards
For more information about Connecticut credit cards, or for additional resources regarding credit cards overall, visit Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Did you know?
The credit card hologram was first introduced by MasterCard in 1983 in an effort to combat counterfeit and fraudulent activity.
1. ^ The Washington Post
2. ^ TransUnion
3. ^ Equifax
4. ^ Connecticut State Legislature
5. ^ United States Census Bureau
6. ^ U.S. Federal Reserve