George Lucas, a director, producer, screenwriter, and screenwriter known for creating the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchise, is from Modesto, California, and is reportedly worth $8bn.
From the successes of the films mentioned above, it makes sense.
2) Ariana Grande - Florida
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Ariana Grande is from Boca Raton, Florida. Having made a name for herself in the acting world on the Nickelodeon series Victorious and then transitioning into a celebrated pop vocalist, Grande is worth $150m.
3) Donald Trump - New York
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The former commander-in-chief, Donald Trump, grew up in Jamaica Estates, Queens, New York, and is the son of a real estate mogul who went on to grow his fortune to $2bn.
4) Ye (Kanye West) - Georgia
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The rapper, whose music origins began in Chicago, Illinois, was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and is reportedly worth a whopping $3.2bn.
His extensive music career, clothing and sneaker endeavours played a part in growing his massive fortune.
5) Beyoncé - Texas
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Legendary R&B singer Beyonce has had an extensive career in the entertainment industry, lamenting her net worth at $500m.
Honourable mentions in the land of the richest celebrities include successful director Steven Spielberg from Cincinnati, Ohio, worth $7bn, and television presenter and personality Oprah Winfrey, who hails from Kosciusko, Mississippi is worth $3.5bn.