Experian looked at the 20 largest cities in America. Experian says L.A. residents average $24,000 in consumer debt. That's $1,800 lower than the national average.
L.A. ranked at the bottom of the 20-cities surveyed by Experian. Seattle had the worst situation. Residents there averaged $26,600 in debt.
The Experian numbers do not include home mortgages.
City News Service contributed to this report.