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The world's top 10 cities for wealth

A study by data company Wealth-X estimated population, wealth and investable assets for the built up areas of the world's major cities

Did you know Texas is home to one of the largest concentrations of high net worth (HNW) individuals in the world?

That's according to data company Wealth-X's 2019 High Net Worth Handbook.

The study estimated population, wealth and investable assets for the built up areas of the world's major cities using population and GDP data.

Take a look at which metropolises made the list and how they fared.

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Did you know Texas is home to one of the largest concentrations of high net worth (HNW) individuals in the world?

That's according to data company Wealth-X's 2019 High Net Worth Handbook.

The study estimated population, wealth and investable assets for the built up areas of the world's major cities using population and GDP data.

Take a look at which metropolises made the list and how they fared.

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10. Dallas

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
298,220 297,935 ↑0.1%

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9. Washington DC

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
301,495 305,330 ↓1.3%

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8. San Francisco

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
314,055 315,375 ↓0.4%

 

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7. Paris

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
345,175 330,365 ↑4.5%

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6. Chicago

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
353,775 356,805 ↓0.8%

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5. London

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
372,270 362,485 ↑2.7%

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4. Hong Kong

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
391,595 440,360 ↓11.1%

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3. Los Angeles

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
576,255 580,470 ↓0.7%

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2. Tokyo

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
593,025 613,435 ↓3.3%

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1. New York

Number of HNW individuals

2018 2017 Change
978,810 984,545 ↓0.6%

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