Presidents By State 2020

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

New Hampshire

  • Franklin Pierce

Pennsylvania

  • James Buchanan

Kentucky

New Jersey

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:

Presidents By State 2020

State 2020 Pop. 2020 Growth
Alabama4,908,6210.42%
Alaska734,002-0.47%
Arizona7,378,4942.88%
Arkansas3,038,9990.84%
California39,937,4890.96%
Colorado5,845,5262.63%
Connecticut3,563,077-0.27%
Delaware982,8951.63%
District of Columbia720,6872.60%
Florida21,992,9853.26%
Georgia10,736,0592.06%
Hawaii1,412,687-0.55%
Idaho1,826,1564.10%
Illinois12,659,682-0.64%
Indiana6,745,3540.80%
Iowa3,179,8490.75%
Kansas2,910,357-0.04%
Kentucky4,499,6920.70%
Louisiana4,645,184-0.32%
Maine1,345,7900.55%
Maryland6,083,1160.67%
Massachusetts6,976,5971.08%
Michigan10,045,0290.49%
Minnesota5,700,6711.59%
Mississippi2,989,2600.09%
Missouri6,169,2700.70%
Montana1,086,7592.30%
Nebraska1,952,5701.21%
Nevada3,139,6583.47%
New Hampshire1,371,2461.09%
New Jersey8,936,5740.31%
New Mexico2,096,6400.06%
New York19,440,469-0.52%
North Carolina10,611,8622.20%
North Dakota761,7230.22%
Ohio11,747,6940.50%
Oklahoma3,954,8210.30%
Oregon4,301,0892.63%
Pennsylvania12,820,8780.11%
Rhode Island1,056,161-0.11%
South Carolina5,210,0952.48%
South Dakota903,0272.36%
Tennessee6,897,5761.88%
Texas29,472,2952.68%
Utah3,282,1153.83%
Vermont628,0610.28%
Virginia8,626,2071.27%
Washington7,797,0953.47%
West Virginia1,778,070-1.54%
Wisconsin5,851,7540.66%
Wyoming567,025-1.85%