Mega Millions Participating States

Mega Millions is available to play in 46 jurisdictions, including Washington D.C. and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Select a state or jurisdiction from the map below to see facts and figures regarding Mega Millions there, from how much tax you can expect to pay on your winnings to how the lottery’s revenue is distributed.

Where You Can Play Mega Millions

You can play Mega Millions in all of the following states and jurisdictions:

  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington D.C
  • Washington State
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

To date, the only states not to participate in Mega Millions are Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Mississippi, Nevada, Utah and Puerto Rico.

State Lottery Rules

Each state lottery has its own rules about the period of time in which claims must be made, the taxes levied on prizes and the age you must be to play Powerball. See the Rules page for more information.