Wealthiest Americans by state: who’s the richest in New York?

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Real Estate company Movado created a map that shows the richest person in every state. (Photo: movato.com)

Real Estate company Movado created a map that shows the richest person in every state. (Photo: movato.com)

(PIX11) — One in 21 people in New York City is a millionaire, but who is the richest person in the state?

Real Estate company Movoto comprised a map that shows the richest resident in every state.

Turns out, businessman, philanthropist and Tea Party funder David Koch takes the cake with a net worth of $41.6 billion. He is the fourth-richest person in the United States and vice president of Koch Industries, the second-largest privately held company in the U.S. as of 2012.