The Pennsylvania median income will increase as of April 1, 2013. As a result, it is likely that more debtors will qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, and fewer Pennsylvanians will be required to take the means test or file under Chapter 13. The latest Pennsylvania median income numbers are as follows:
|Individual||Family of 2||Family of 3||Family of 4*|
|*For each additional family member over four, add $8100. Applies to cases filed on or after April 1, 2013. Source: U.S. Census Bureau.|
For more information on median Income and the important role it plays in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy, see our updated Pennsylvania Median Income page.