The Richest Person in Illinois and Each of the 50 States Revealed
Admit it, you want to know as much as I do, how much do other people make! We all know that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett have a lot of loot, but have you ever wondered who the richest person near you is? We found the answer for you.
Research done by the real estate website Movoto found out the names of each of the richest individuals in all 50 states and and how much money they have.
Here are the Top 3 Richest People in the USA and States they live in
1. Bill Gates: Washington state, worth $80 Billion (Microsoft)
2. Warren Buffett: Nebraska, $63 Billion, investor and shareholder of Berkshire Hathaway
3. Larry Ellison: California, $49.4 billion, co-founder and chief executive officer of Oracle Corporation
Here are the Richest People, by state, here in the Midwest
ILLINOIS: $5.5 Billion Ken Griffin: Age 45, is an American hedge fund manager. He is the founder and CEO of Citadel LLC, a Chicago-based investment firm.
WISCONSIN: $7.7 Billion John Menard: Age 74 is an American entrepreneur and billionaire who is the founder and owner of Menard's (Sing: save big money at Menard's)
IOWA: $3.1 Billion Harry Stine: He is the founder and owner of the largest private seed company in the U.S. The Stine Seed group of companies resides inauspiciously amid the crop fields of rural Iowa
Missouri: $13.5 Billion Jack Taylor: is an American businessman and billionaire who founded the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Company.
Indiana: $ 6 Billion Gayle Cook Medical Devices (Self-made Billionaire)
Kentucky: $2.3 Billion Bradley Hughes is the founder and chairman of Public Storage, the largest self-storage company in America
Get the complete list of all 50 states and an interactive map here.