Texas cities with most billionaires

Of the nearly 2,400 people in the world who have an individual net worth of more than $1 billion, 18 live in Texas. The richest man in Texas is Dallas Cowboys owner, Jerry Jones. The greatest number of billionaires in the U.S. live in New York (86), followed by California (41), according to a report by 24/7 Wall St.

The 18 billionaires living in Dallas have a combined net worth of $57.9 billion, with Jerry Jones’ worth being an estimated $8.7 billion.

Houston has the second-highest number of billionaires living in Texas–14– who have a combined worth of $52.9 billion.

To determine the city in every state with the most billionaires, 24/7 Wall St. compiled data from Forbes’ Real Time Billionaires list. In some of these cities, the combined net worth of billionaires exceeds the entire annual GDP of many states.

Data on residency and net worth came from Forbes’ list, which is updated every five minutes to reflect changes in stock prices and private company valuations, using data from Marcy 29, 2021 to compile the list.

City with the most billionaires: Number of billionaires: Total billionaire net worth: Top billionaire:
Alabama: None 0 N/A N/A
Alaska: None 0 N/A N/A
Arizona: Phoenix 7 $24.9 billion Ernest Garcia III
Arkansas: Bentonville 2 $124.6 billion Jim Walton
California: San Francisco 41 $173.8 billion Dustin Moskovitz
Colorado: Denver 4 $23.5 billion Philip Anschutz
Connecticut: Greenwich 11 $47.2 billion Ray Dalio
Delaware: None 0 N/A N/A
Florida: Palm Beach 11 $61.6 billion Thomas Peterffy
Georgia: Atlanta 12 $55.1 billion Jim Kennedy
Hawaii: Honolulu 1 $23.8 billion Pierre Omidyar
Idaho: Idaho Falls 1 $3.5 billion Frank VanderSloot
Illinois: Chicago 11 $49.5 billion Ken Griffin
Indiana: Bloomington 1 $10.5 billion Carl Cook
Iowa: Adel 1 $5.4 billion Harry Stine
Kansas: Wichita 1 $44.9 billion Charles Koch
Kentucky: Lexington 2 $8.5 billion Tamara Gustavson
Louisiana: New Orleans 1 $3.3 billion Gayle Benson
Maine: Scarborough 1 $2 billion Susan Alfond
Maryland: Potomac 2 $9 billion Mitchell Rales
Massachusetts: Boston 10 $33.9 billion Edward Johnson III
Michigan: Franklin 1 $49.7 billion Daniel Gilbert
Minnesota: Mankato 1 $2.5 billion Glen Taylor
Mississippi: Hattiesburg 2 $2.8 billion James and Thomas Duff
Missouri: St. Louis 5 $18.5 billion Pauline MacMillan Keinath
Montana: Missoula 2 $8.3 billion Dennis Washington
Nebraska: Omaha 3 $101 billion Warren Buffett
Nevada: Las Vegas 6 $14.3 billion Steve Wynn
New Hampshire: None 0 N/A N/A
New Jersey: Saddle River 1 $7.2 billion Rocco Commisso
New Mexico: None 0 N/A N/A
New York: New York 86 $446 billion Michael Bloomberg
North Carolina: Cary 3 $15 billion James Goodnight
North Dakota: None 0 N/A N/A
Ohio: Cleveland 3 $3.3 billion Norma Lerner
Oklahoma: Oklahoma City 3 $23.2 billion Tom & Judy Love
Oregon: Hillsboro 1 $51.6 billion Phil Knight & family
Pennsylvania: Philadelphia 3 $10.6 billion Victoria Mars
Rhode Island: Providence 1 $2 billion Jonathan Nelson
South Carolina: Charleston 1 $1.9 billion Anita Zucker
South Dakota: Sioux Falls 1 $1.6 billion T. Denny Sanford
Tennessee: Nashville 3 $20.7 billion Thomas Frist Jr & family
Texas: Dallas 18 $57.9 billion Jerry Jones
Utah: Provo 3 $3.5 billion Ryan Smith
Vermont: None 0 N/A N/A
Virginia: McLean 2 $4.7 billion William Conway Jr
Washington: Seattle 8 $252.2 billion Jeff Bezos
West Virginia: Lewisburg 1 $1.2 billion Jim Justice II
Wisconsin: Racine 3 $11.7 billion S. Curtis Johnson
Wyoming: Jackson 3 $52.1 billion John Mars
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