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Top 10 American states with the highest concentration of millionaires

Glenview Mansion, Maryland, USA, Front view

The total number of households of millionaires in the U.S. increased nationally for the second time in two years. In 2011 they accounted for 5.94 million households were millionaires, compared with 5.56 million a year earlier, an increase of about 6.8%, according to the latest report by a prestigious consulting firms in the industry.

The study shows that attract U.S. state with the highest income families. Those who are part of this category must have liquid assets of at least $ 1 million, excluding sponsored retirement and estate investors. Per general 5.08% of U.S. households claiming the millionaire status, it is a percentage higher than last year but still below the peak in 2007 of 5.25%.

10. District of Columbia

Share of total households in 2011: 5.88%
Millionaire households: 15 603
Total households: 265,558

Percentage in 2010: 5.53%
Millionaire households: 14 533

Percentage in 2009: 5%
Millionaire households: 13 028.

9. California

Share of total households in 2011: 6.01%
Millionaire households: 750,686
Total households: 12,487,377

Percentage in 2010: 5.66%
Millionaire households: 716,316

Percentage in 2009: 5.28%
Millionaire households: 662,735

8. New Hampshire

Share of total households in 2011: 6.06%
Millionaire households: 31 159
Total households: 514,053

Percentage in 2010: 5.79%
Millionaire households: 29 790

Percentage in 2009: 5.34%
Millionaire households: 27 562

7. Virginia

Share of total households in 2011: 6.26%
Millionaire households: 195,006
Total households: 3,113,444

Percentage in 2010: 5.94%
Millionaire households: 180,638

Percentage in 2009: 5.51%
Millionaire households: 166,596

6. Alaska

Share of total households in 2011: 6.39%
Millionaire households: 16 239
Total households: 254,103

Percentage in 2010: 5.97%
Millionaire households: 14 805

Percentage in 2009: 5.39%
Millionaire households: 13 348

5. Massachusetts

Share of total households in 2011: 6.41%
Millionaire households: 162,619
Total households: 2,538,474

Percentage in 2010: 5.98%
Millionaire households: 150,884

Percentage in 2009: 5.5%
Millionaire households: 137,792

4. Connecticut

Share of total households in 2011: 7.13%
Millionaire households: 98 392
Total households: 1,379,723

Percentage in 2010: 6.65%
Millionaire households: 89 647

Percentage in 2009: 6.15%
Millionaire households: 82 837

3. New Jersey

Share of total households in 2011: 7.19%
Millionaire households: 231,456
Total households: 3,220,564

Percentage in 2010: 6.69%
Millionaire households: 212,396

Percentage in 2009: 6.15%
Millionaire households: 197,694

2. Hawaii

Share of total households in 2011: 7.21%
Millionaire households: 33 461
Total households: 464,352

Percentage in 2010: 6.93%
Millionaire households: 30 793

Percentage in 2009: 6.41%
Millionaire households: 28 363

1. Maryland

Share of total households in 2011: 7.22%
Millionaire households: 157,779
Total households: 2,186,613

Percentage in 2010: 6.79%
Millionaire households: 144,686

Percentage in 2009: 6.26%
Millionaire households: 133,299