Current Jackpot: $478,000,000
The Powerball Lottery is an Ameican game that is in 44 states, as well as the District of Columbia, the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. You can play at any authorized retail ticket outlet or purchase tickets online.
Following the decision to join MUSL in July of 2008, Florida Lottery finally added POWERBALL to the portfolio of games on Wednesday, the 7th of January, 2009. Since Florida joined Powerball Lottery the base prize was increased from 15 to 20 million dollars and Powerball drawings were transferred from Screenscape Studios in Urbandale, Iowa, to Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. Florida became the 30th state to join the multi-state lottery.
Thanks to the new cross-sell expansion finalized on January 31st, 2010, there are now even more locations where Powerball Lottery tickets may be purchased!
There are now 44 states selling Powerball tickets, plus the District of Columbia, US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
These include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Colorado, 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, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U. S. Virgin Islands.