States with the Most Electoral Votes

Updated March 13, 2023 | Infoplease Staff

The Constitution, in Article 2, Section 1, states:  Each State shall appoint, in such Manner as the Legislature thereof may direct, a Number of Electors, equal to the whole Number of Senators and Representatives to which the State may be entitled in the Congress.  See the table below for the states with the most electoral votes according to apportionment data from 2022 and the World Population Review.


State Electoral Votes
California 55
Texas 38
Florida 29
New York 29
Illinois 20
Pennsylvania 20
Ohio 18
Georgia 16
Michigan 16
North Carolina 15



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