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Rate of consumers with a maxed-out credit card: 16 percent
Average number of maxed-out credit cards: 1.35
The steel industry that once defined Pittsburgh has dwindled, but, increasingly, research facilities and a boom in technology manufacturing have kept the Pennsylvania city’s economy humming, . The city’s residents aren’t in such great financial shape, though, due to high credit card debt. According to Lending Tree’s scoring, the city was the 35th-most maxed out in the country.