Number of Powerball winners: 16
The Midwest seems to be a hotbed of good luck. In March 2017, Wisconsinite Mai Xiong possessed the lone winning ticket for a $156.2 million prize. Another huge jackpot, $208.6 million, went to an anonymous Wisconsin winner known as 100 Miracles in 2006.
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