Although many associate the British royal family with luxury and wealth, the truth is that Queen Elizabeth’s fortune may surprise many.
The monarch, with more years on the throne in the history of England, died on Thursday, September 8, at the age of 96, at Balmoral Castle in Scotland, one of her many properties throughout the British territory.
Queen Elizabeth Net Worth 2022
Queen Elizabeth accumulated vast wealth during her lifetime, including property, jewelry and works of art. According to a Sunday Times estimate made in 2022, the monarch’s personal fortune stands at approximately 427 million U.S. dollars.
Despite the amount, her wealth is lower than that of other people in the United Kingdom. She was left out of the list of the 250 richest people in the British territory, the count was made in 2021.
Compared to other royal families, she is also not the wealthiest. The fortune of the Royal House of Thailand is valued at 50 billion and 70 billion dollars, the richest royal family of all.
The majority of Elizabeth II’s income came from her properties such as the Duchy of Lancaster estate, private investments, etc. She also relied on the Sovereign Grant, the payment she received from taxpayers.
His private properties included Balmoral Castle, where he died. The estate at Sandringham, works and objects from the royal collection, horses and the crown jewels. Only the imperial crown or crown of St. Edward, made in 1649, is valued at more than 4 million dollars.