How many Mega Millions tickets have been sold?
The record was 3 billion in 2003
It is widely known the fact that Mega Millions is America’s biggest jackpot game with jackpots starting at $15 million and other prizes ranging from $1 to $1 million. Mega Millions ticket sales reached 2 billion tickets on August 29, 2003. It is interesting to know that the third billionth ticket came just 24.5 weeks later. People can play Mega Millions in 45 localities: 43 states plus the District of Columbia and the U. S. Virgin Islands. Keep in mind the fact that Mega Millions tickets cost $1.00 per play.