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Luckiest States for Winning Powerball

The states with the most Powerball lottery winners are...

There are 45 total Powerball states plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. We compiled a list of states with the MOST Powerball jackpot winners in the history of the game. 

The luckiest of the lucky? That would be Indiana. The Hoosier State boasts 39 jackpot wins since 1992, when Powerball got its start.  Read on to see how your state stacks up!

Keep in mind that five states don’t have state lotteries: Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada, and Utah. Mississippi has a *new* state lottery that began selling Powerball tickets in January 2020.

And, if your state doesn't appear on the list? Not to fear. We'd say you're due for a win.

Powerball Jackpot Winners By State*

*As of the Nov. 19 2022 jackpot win in Kansas!

Source: Powerball.com
State Number of Jackpots Won
Indiana 39
Missouri 31
Minnesota 22
Pennsylvania 19
Wisconsin 19
Kentucky 18
Louisiana 17
Florida 16
Arizona 14
New York 12
California 12
Kansas 12
New Hampshire 11
New Jersey 11
Washington, D.C. 11
Delaware 10
Nebraska 10
Connecticut 9
Iowa 9
West Virginia 9
Rhode Island 8
Tennessee 7
Georgia 6
Massachusetts 6
North Carolina 6
South Carolina 6
Idaho 5
Michigan 5
New Mexico 5
Oregon 5
Montana 4
Oklahoma 4
Colorado 3
Maryland 3
Ohio 3
South Dakota 3
Illinois 2
Puerto Rico 2
Texas 2
Arkansas 1
Vermont 1
Virginia 1
Washington 1
Maine 0
Mississippi 0
North Dakota 0
U.S. Virgin Islands 0
Wyoming 0

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