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List of US Presidents by Home State

Twenty-two states have produced the 45 presidents of the United States. Half of the US presidents came from four states: Virginia, Ohio, New York and Massachusetts. Eight are from Virginia, seven from Ohio, five from New York and four from Massachusetts.

Virginia:

  • George Washington
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • James Madison
  • James Monroe
  • William Henry Harrison
  • John Tyler
  • Zachary Taylor
  • Woodrow Wilson

Ohio:

  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Rutherford B Hayes
  • James A. Garfield
  • Benjamin Harrison
  • William McKinley
  • William Howard Taft
  • Warren G. Harding

New York

  • Martin Van Buren
  • Millard Fillmore
  • Theodore Roosevelt
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Donald Trump

Massachusetts

  • John Adams
  • John Quincy Adams
  • John F. Kennedy
  • George H.W. Bush

North Carolina

  • James J. Polk
  • Andrew Johnson

Texas

  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Lyndon B Johnson

Vermont

  • Chester A. Arthur
  • Calvin Coolidge

South Carolina

  • Andrew Jackson

New Hampshire

  • Franklin Pierce

Pennsylvania

  • James Buchanan

Kentucky

New Jersey

  • Grover Cleveland

Iowa

  • Herbert Hoover

Missouri

  • Harry S. Truman

California

  • Richard Nixon

Nebraska

  • Gerald Ford

Georgia

  • Jimmy Carter

Illinois

  • Ronald Reagan

Arkansas

  • Bill Clinton

Connecticut

  • George W. Bush

Hawaii

  • Barack Obama

Most of the 28 states that have not yet produced US presidents are in the West. The states that have not produced a US president are as follows: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

Here are the 10 states with the most presidents:

  1. Virginia - 8
  2. Ohio - 7
  3. New York - 5
  4. Massachusetts - 4
  5. North Carolina - 2
  6. Texas - 2
  7. Vermont - 2
  8. Arkansas - 1
  9. California - 1
  10. Connecticut - 1

List of US Presidents by Home State

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List of US Presidents by Home State

List of US Presidents by Home State

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