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15 Wealthiest People in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

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15 Wealthiest People in Broward and Palm Beach Counties
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Broward and Palm Beach Counties are home to many wealthy Americans, including 15 Forbes 400 Billionaires. This list is in order of net worth, highest to lowest.

Dirk Ziff
Residence: North Palm Beach
Born: 1965
Spouse: Natasha Bacigalupo
Children: 2
Net Worth: $4.3 Billion
Source of Wealth: Heir to Dirk-Ziff publishing company, Investments in Och-Ziff Capital Management

William Koch
Residence: North Palm Beach
Born: 1940
Spouse: Bridget Rooney Koch, granddaughter of Art Rooney, founder of the Pittsburgh Steelers
Children: 6
Net Worth: $4 Billion
Source of Wealth: Koch Industries, Oxbow Corporation

Malcom Glazer
Residence: Palm Beach
Born: 1928
Spouse: Linda Glazer
Children: 6
Net Worth: $3.6 Billion
Source of Wealth: Zapata Offshore oil and gas, Owner Manchester United soccer team, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, First Allied real estate company

Terrence Pegula
Residence: Boca Raton
Born: 1951
Spouse: Kim Pegula
Children: 5
Net Worth: $3 Billion
Source of Wealth: East Resources natural gas company, Buffalo Sabres Hockey Team, Rochester American Hockey Team

Fred Deluca
Residence: Fort Lauderdale
Born: 1948
Spouse: Married
Children: 1
Net Worth: $2.5 Billion
Source of Wealth: Subway Restaurants

Wayne Huizenga
Residence: Fort Lauderdale
Born: 1939
Spouse: Marti Goldsby
Children: 4
Net Worth: $2.4 Billion
Source of Wealth: Waste Management, Blockbuster Video, Miami Dolphins Football Team, Miami Marlins Baseball Team, Panther’s Hockey Team, Swisher Hygiene cleaning company

Igor Olenicoff
Residence: Lighthouse Point
Born: 1942
Spouse: Jeanne Olenicoff
Children: 2
Net Worth: $2.4 Billion
Source of Wealth: Olen Properties Real Estate

Isaac Perlmutter
Residence: Palm Beach
Born: 1943
Spouse: Laura Perlmutter
Net Worth: $2.3 Billion
Source of Wealth: Retail, Marvel Entertainment

Wilbur Ross
Residence: Palm Beach
Born: 1937
Spouse: Hilary Geary
Children: 2
Net Worth: $2.3 Billion
Source of Wealth: Rothschild Group Investments, International Steel Group, International Textile Group, Navigator Holdings, BankUnited, International Automotive Components Group.

Jeff Greene
Residence: Palm Beach Florida
Born: 1954
Spouse: Mei Sze Chan
Children: 2
Net Worth: $2.2 Billion
Source of Wealth: Real Estate Investments

George Lindemann
Residence: Palm Beach
Born: 1936
Spouse: Frayda B. Lindemann
Children: 3
Net Worth: $2.2 Billion
Source of Wealth: Southern Union Natural Gas, Radio

William Wrigley, Jr. II
Residence: North Palm Beach
Born: 1963
Spouse: Heather Wrigley
Children: 3
Net Worth: $2.2 Billion
Source of Wealth: Wrigley Company Heir

S. Daniel Abraham
Residence: Palm Beach
Born: 1924
Spouse: Ewa Abraham
Children: 6
Net Worth: $1.8 Billion
Source of Wealth: Slim Fast

John Henry
Residence: Boca Raton
Born: 1949
Spouse: Linda Pizzuti Henry
Children: 2
Net Worth: $1.5 Billion
Source of Wealth: J.W. Henry & Company Hedge Fund, Boston Red Sox

Christopher Cline
Residence: North Palm Beach
Born: 1959
Children: 4
Net Worth: $1.2 Billion
Source of Wealth: Foresight Energy Coal Mining

Source: Forbes 400: The Richest People in America 2012, Wikipedia.

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