How Many Presidents Claim Your State as Home? - State and Federal Communications

February 27, 2015  •  

How Many Presidents Claim Your State as Home?

The states in which our presidents are historically attached aren’t necessarily the states where they were born. However, for this post, I wanted to review which states have produced a President of the United States by their home as an adult and where they ran for office.

In researching this subject, I found that some presidents are claimed by more than one state. Total number of states that can claim an elected president? Eighteen. FYI: All U.S. Presidents were born in America.

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