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Map Shows the Richest Person in Every State

Have you ever wondered who the richest person in your state is? Most of us can’t help but be curious when it comes to other people’s bank accounts, especially when so many of us are struggling to make ends meet.

We used data from Market Watch to create this infographic that shows you who the top earner in every single state is. From political figures to farmers, celebrities to entrepreneurs, our country has an impressive mixture of million and billionaires.

Click below to check out a larger version of the map, then scroll down to find out more about each state’s richest resident. [Click here to enlarge the map]

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Alabama – Marguerite Harbert. Company: Harbert Corporation. Net Worth: $1.5 billion

Alaska – Robert Gillam. Company: McKinley Capital Management. Net Worth: $700 million

Arizona – Bruce Halle. Company: Discount Tire. Net Worth: $6 billion

Arkansas – Christy Walton. Company: Walmart. Net Worth: $36.8 billion

California – Larry Ellison. Company: Oracle. Net Worth: $49.3 billion

Colorado – Charlie Ergen. Company: Dish Network. Net Worth: $17.1 billion

Connecticut – Ray Dalio. Company: Bridgewater Associates. Net Worth: $15.4 billion

Delaware – Robert Gore. Company: W. L. Gore & Associates. Net Worth: $830 million

Florida – Micky Arison. Company: Carnival Cruise Lines. Net Worth: $7.7 billion

Georgia – Anne Cox Chambers. Company: Cox Enterprises. Net Worth: $18.3 billion

Hawaii – Jay Shidler. Company: The Shidler Group. Net Worth: $700 million

Idaho – Frank VanderSloot. Company: Melaleuca, Inc. Net Worth: $1.2 billion

Illinois -Ken Griffin. Company: Citadel. Net Worth: $7 billion Gayle Cook.

Indiana – Gayle Cook. Company: The Cook Group. Net Worth: $5.8 billion

Iowa – Dennis Albaugh. Company: Albaugh, LLC. Net Worth: $1.5 billion

Kansas – David Koch. Company: Koch Industries. Net Worth: $44.3 billion

Kentucky – Brad M. Kelly. Company: Commonwealth Brands Net Worth: $2.2 billion

Louisiana – Thomas Benson. Company: Owner of the New Orleans Saints. Net Worth: $2.2 billion

Maine – Leon Gorman. Company: L.L. Bean. Net Worth: $860 million

Maryland – Theodore Lerner. Company: Lerner Enterprises. Net Worth: $4.9 billion

Massachusetts – Abigail Johnson. Company: Fidelity Investments. Net Worth: $13.7 billion

Michigan– Kenneth Dart. Company: Dart Container Corporation. Net Worth: $6.6 billion

Minnesota– Whitney MacMillan. Company: Cargill. Net Worth: $4.6 billion

Mississippi– David H. Nutt. Company: Private lawyer. Net Worth: $880 million

Missouri– Jack C. Taylor. Company: Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Net Worth: $12.8 billion

Montana – Dennis Washington. Company: Washington Companies. Net Worth: $5.8 billion

Nebraska – Warren Buffett. Company: Berkshire Hathaway. Net Worth: $66.7 billion

Nevada – Sheldon Adelson. Company: Las Vegas Sands Corporation. Net Worth: $28.9 billion

New Hampshire – Richard Cohen. Company: The Washington Post. Net Worth: $11.2 billion

New Jersey – David Tepper. Company: Appaloosa Management. Net Worth: $10.4 billion

New Mexico – Mack C. Chase. Company: Mack Energy Corporation. Net Worth: $650 Million

New York – Michael Bloomberg. Company: Bloomberg L.P. Net Worth: $41.1 billion

North Carolina – James Goodnight. Company: SAS Institute. Net Worth: $7.7 billion

North Dakota – Gary Tharaldson. Company: Tharaldson Companies. Net Worth: $900 million

Ohio – Leslie Wexner. Company: L Brands. Net Worth: $7 billion

Oklahoma – Harold Hamm. Company: Continental Resources. Net Worth: $9.4 billion

Oregon – Phil Knight. Company: Nike. Net Worth: $25.1 billion

Pennsylvania – John S. Middleton. Company: John Middleton Co. Net Worth: $1.8 billion

Rhode Island – Jonathan Nelson. Company: Equity Partners. Net Worth: $1.76 billion

South Carolina – Anita Zucker. Company: The InterTech Group. Net Worth: $2 billion

South Dakota – T. Denny Sanford. Company:  United National Corp. Net Worth: $1.4 billion

Tennessee – Thomas Frist, Jr. Company: Hospital Corporation of America Net Worth: $9.1 billion USD

Texas – Michael Dell. Company: Dell. Net Worth: $19.5 billion

Utah – Jon M. Huntsman Sr. Company: Huntsman Chemical Corporation. Net Worth: $1 billion

Vermont – Robert Stiller. Company: Keurig Green Mountain. Net Worth: $1.3 billion

Virginia – Forrest Mars, Jr. Company: Mars, Inc. Net Worth: $25.8 billion

Washington – Bill Gates. Company: Microsoft. Net Worth: $79.2 billion

West Virginia – James C. Justice II. Company: Bluestone Farms. Net Worth: $1.69 billion

Wisconsin – John Menard Jr. Company: Menards. Net Worth: $9.2 billion

Wyoming – Jonathan Ledecky. Company: U.S. Office Products. Net Worth: $200 million

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