When you think of wealth, the first thing to pop in your head is likely the celebrities in California or the businessmen in New York, but what about Texas?

Although Texas isn’t the first thing to come to mind when you think about people with lots of money, there really are a lot of wealthy people here. From oil money to sports and even huge franchises, there are some big names in Texas with even bigger pocketbooks.

In fact, the wealthiest person in the United States, and second wealthiest person in the world live in the Lone Star State.

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If you are on the hunt for your own riches, learning more about the wealthiest folks and what they did to get that money might be helpful to look into. It is also important to consider if they are self-made or have the support of already wealthy families to boost them to success.

It is also interesting to see where the wealthiest people are choosing to live. There are many great spots all around Texas, but it seems like certain cities are favored more than others.

I mean, c’mon! What’s so wrong with Lubbock? Sure, we aren’t a big city, but we have plenty of land to build a sweet mansion out here.

All jokes aside, keep scrolling for a list of the 10 wealthiest people living in Texas, their net worth as of 2023, where they live in the Lone Star State, and what they do for a living.

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