Of the 2153 people in the Forbidden World Millionaires Ranking of 2019, 551 live in only 10 of the world’s 1860 cities. These billionaires all together hold $ 2.3 trillion in wealth, exceeding the GDP of all but seven countries.
We selected 10 cities with the largest number of billionaires in the world .
1- New York, 84 Billionaires (+1)
With a total net worth of $ 469.7 billion, New York is in first place. The cumulative total of $ 469.7 billion exceeds Austria’s GDP.
Its richest resident is media mogul Michael Bloomberg , with a fortune of $ 55.5 billion.
2. Hong Kong, 79 billionaires (+2)
The Chinese government region has a total net worth of 355.5 billion.
Lik Ka-shing, the king of conglomerates with a fortune of $ 31.7 billion is Hong Kong’s biggest billionaire.
3- Moscow, 71 billionaires (-6)
The natural gas oligarch Leonid Mikhelson with $ 24 billion to his credit is the richest resident of Moscow.
The total net worth of this city is 336.5 billion dollars.
4- Beijing, 61 billionaires (-3)
With a total net worth of $ 193.3 billion, the richest resident of the Chinese capital is titan of Wang Jianlin’s commercial real estate . Its wealth is $ 22.6 billion.
5- London, 55 billionaires (+0)
The largest English city comes in the middle of this ranking with a total net worth of $ 226 billion.
Mikhail Fridman is his richest inhabitant. Co-founder of the Russian private bank Alfa Bank, 15 billion dollars to his account.
6- Shanghai, 45 billionaires (-5)
The total net worth of this city is 110.7 billion dollars .
Its richest resident is Colin Huang , an entrepreneur in e-commerce, with $ 13.5 billion.
7- San Francisco, 42 Billionaires (+8)
At the heart of the American technological revolution, San Francisco is doing with a total net worth of $ 109.2 billion.
Dustin Moskowitz , co-founder of Facebook, with a fortune of 11.1 billion dollars is the richest of this American state.
8- S henzhen, 39 billionaires (-5)
For a total net value of 190.5 billion dollars, its resident richer Ma Huateng , CEO of Tencent, a heritage of 3 8.8 billion.
9- Seoul, 38 billionaires (-3)
10 – Mumbai, 37 billionaires (-8 since 2018)
The richest man in this city is Mukesh Ambani, heir to oil and gas, with a wealth of 50 billion dollars.
The capital of India closes the ranking with a total net worth of $ 184.4 billion.