Which American States Have Produced the Most Olympians

List of Every Olympian Born in the United States
Which American Cities Have Produced the Most Olympians?

Below is a ranking of which states have had the most Olympians in women’s gymnastics born in their respective state. This article is part of a 3-part series, the other two parts are linked above.

State # of OlympiansName
New Jersey10Dorothy Dalton
Helen Schifano
Marie Kibler
Doris Kirkman
Kristen Maloney
Laurie Hernandez
Roxanne Pierce
Irma Haubold
Ada Lunardoni
Jennie Caputo
New York9Anita Simonis
Ruth Topalian
Connie Caruccio
Adelaide Meyer
Kathy Gleason
Chelle Stack
Julianne McNamara
Laddie Bakanic
Muriel Grossfeld
California8Michelle Dusserre
Cathy Rigby
McKayla Maroney
Jamie Dantzscher
Dominique Moceanu
Wendy Cluff
Amy Chow
Tracee Talavera
Pennsylvania7Mohini Bhardwaj
Pam Bileck
Judy Howe
Marian Barone
Margaret Duff
Joan Moore
Clara Schroth
Florida6Brandy Johnson
Elise Ray
Leslie Wolfsberger
Lenika De Simone
Jessica Gil Ortiz
Carrie Englert
Texas6Wendy Bruce
Kathy Howard
Courtney Kupets
Madison Kocian
Kim Zmeskal
Mary Wright
Wisconsin6Joyce Racek
Sharon Richardson
Colleen Mulvihill
Marie Hoesly
Ruth Grulkowski
Chellsie Memmel
Ohio5Marie Walther
Bridget Sloan
Betty Jean Maycock
Simone Biles
Amanda Borden
Illinois4Teri Montefusco
Jackie Klein
Phoebe Mills
Linda Metheny
Massachusetts4Aly Raisman
Alicia Sacramone
Houry Gebeshian
Kathy Corrigan
Arizona3Kerri Strug
MyKayla Skinner
Jade Carey
Indiana3Sandra Ruddick
Samantha Peszek
Jaycie Phelps
Minnesota3Colleen Casey
Grace McCallum
Sunisa Lee
Missouri3Terin Humphrey
Courtney McCool
Shannon Miller
Colorado2Nancy Thies
Debra Willcox
Maryland2Toni-Ann Williams
Dominique Dawes
Oklahoma2Janie Speaks
Kelly Garrison
Tennessee2Kathy Johnson
Kimberly Chace
Virginia2Hope Spivey
Gabby Douglas
Georgia1Kylie Dickson
Hawaii1Kyla Ross
Iowa1Shawn Johnson
Louisiana1Carly Patterson
Michigan1Jordyn Wieber
Nevada1Tasha Schwikert
Oregon1Jordan Chiles
Puerto Rico1Lorena Quinones
Washington1Joyce Tanac
West Virginia1Mary Lou Retton
Note: This graphic predates the 2021 Olympics

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