The Richest Person in Every U.S. State

Do you know the richest person in your home state? While the United States at large prides itself on being home to many of the richest people in the world, each of its 50 states tells a unique story.

We’ve compiled this list showcasing the richest person in every US state to give you a chance to explore the diversity of entrepreneurship, opportunities, and generational wealth in the country.

Hawaii: Larry Ellison

The richest person in Hawaii is Silicon Valley legend and Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison.

Nebraska: Warren Buffett

When it comes to wealth in Nebraska, there is always one name that stands far above the others: Warren Buffet.

New York: Michael Bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg is a New York powerhouse financial news mogul. He built his wealth primarily through his eponymous media company, Bloomberg Media Group.

Texas: Elon Musk

The current claimant to the title of the richest person in the US and the world at large is Elon Musk, who presently resides in Texas.

Washington: Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos is someone who could move to almost any state in the US and be the wealthiest person there.

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