Top 10 USA States With The Most Counties 2023
Which America state has the highest number of counties in the region?.
Here is the list of the top 10 American states today, that currently have the most counties.
In America, there are 3,243 counties and this includes 136 county-equivalents in the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia and 100 county-equivalents in U.S. territories.
The states that have the highest number of counties are listed below by the number of county each state has in its territory.
Please note that these numbers include independent cities, such as those in Virginia, which function as county-equivalents.
With 254 Counties, the state of Texas is the leading State with the highest number of counties in the United States of America.
With that being said, below are the top 10 states that have the highest number of counties in the states’.
States With The Highest Number Of Counties:
- Texas – 254 Counties
- Georgia – 159 Counties
- Virginia – 134 Counties
- Kentucky – 120 Counties
- Missouri – 115 Counties
- Kansas – 105 Counties
- Illinois – 102 Counties
- North Carolina – 100 Counties
- Iowa – 99 Counties
- Tennessee – 95 Counties