Forbes has released its annual list of Planet Earth’s wealthiest people, and 14 of the world’s 1,226 billionaires reside in the Washington area.


View Photo Gallery: A look at the billionaires who top the list.

Washington Business Journal sorted out the D.C. area billionaires from the master list. Among them: Jacqueline Mars (No. 52, $13.8 billion); Richard Marriott (No. 764, $1.7 billion); and Dan Snyder (No. 1075, $1.1 billion).

The Forbes list — not to be confused with Bloomberg’s recently released, real-time rich people tracker — reached an all-time high of $4.6 trillion this year, and the group’s total net worth grew 2 percent. Success stories include Facebook czar Mark Zuckerberg, fashion magnate Miuccia Prada and Spanx’s “newfangled girdle” mastermind Sara Blakely.