With a net worth of $66 billion, Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates remains the nation's richest person in America.
There are six Georgians that made the latest Forbes 400 list of the richest Americans.
92-year old Anne Cox Chambers, is at No. 32 on the list with a net worth of $10.7 billion. Jim Kennedy, 64, Ms. Chambers' nephew that chairs Cox Enterprises sits at the No. 64 position with a net worth of $5.4 billion.
Founder of Chick-fil-A S. Truett Cathy, 91 is worth $4.2 billion and is No. 89 on the high profile list, according to the Associated Press.
Co-founder of Home Depot Bernie Marcus, 83, has a net worth of $2.7 billion (at No. 151), while his business partner Arthur Blank is worth $1.5 billion (No. 311).
Media giant Ted Turner, 73, came in at No. 239 with a net worth of $2 billion.