John W. Henry
Net worth: $1.7 billion
Overall rank: 327
Residence:Brookline, and Boca Raton, Fla.
Forbes lists Henry’s residence as Florida even as the Boston Red Sox owner strengthens his ties to Massachusetts. In August, Henry entered into a deal to purchase The Boston Globe and its business affiliates from the New York Times for $70 million. Henry’s Fenway Sports Group also owns Liverpool Football Club, a majority stake in the regional sports channel New England Sports Network, a NASCAR racing team, and a sports marketing operation. He shut his shrinking commodities firm last year.