[Photos] Top 30 Wealthiest People in the US

There are very rich people and very poor people in the world. Like it or not, it's sad to see that one person has so much money that he or she could make almost everyone a millionaire by remaining a millionaire himself or herself while other people have trouble finding enough money to feed themselves, but that's the way it is. Still, financially very comfortable people have a little something fascinating, don't they?


Have you ever wondered who the wealthiest people in the United States are? It is always interesting to know the names of those who alone have a greater fortune than what your entire family, including distant relatives, will earn in a full life! No kidding, most of the richest people in the United States have earned their fortunes after years of working to build great companies that are now part of people’s daily lives.

Some of the people on this list will seem obvious to you, but others are surprising, to say the least. Indeed, you will certainly be surprised to see the names of some of the richest Americans, even though some of them may be unknown to you! However, their hard work has helped them forge a place of choice on this list. So here are the 30 wealthiest people in the United States to satisfy your curiosity!

30Donald Bren

Irvine Company

An American businessman, Donald Bren is Chairman of the Board of Directors and sole owner of the Irvine Company, a company specializing in real estate development. Its assets amount to 16.4 billion.