Here is our government's monthly statement of our debt for October 2016. It is $19,769,751,000,000 as they have rounded it off by millions. Our population estimate for 2016 is about 324,277,000. That makes $60,965 for every man, woman, and child living in the United States. TreasuryDirect is a website run by the U. S. Dept of the Treasury that allows US individual investors to purchase Treasury securities such as T-Bills and others directly from the U.S. government.