Illinoisans pay more for household bills than those in most other states

(The Center Square) – Illinoisans are paying above the national average for the most essential household bills.

The bill paying assistance company doxo found that residents of Illinois pay nearly $900 more a year for household expenses than the national average.

The report reveals that while the average U.S. household spends $24,557 annually on the most essential household bills, which is 35% of the U.S. household median income of $70,784 and roughly $2,046 per month, many states, including Illinois, rank above this figure.

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