Lists are collections of people and/or organizations that don't belong to a formal group. Many of them were originally compiled by media organizations, frequently in order to rank people by power, wealth, or influence.

Name Entities Description
114th Congress 542
Donors to Sheriff Tim Howard 527 individuals donating $100 or more
HCIU Congressional staffers turned healthcare lobbyists 505 This is a list of ex-staffers to members of Congress who are currently lobbying on behalf of healthcare interests. This list is built and maintained by members of the Health Care Investigative Unit (HCIU).
Trump lead individual donors through 1/31/16 429
Forbes Largest Private Companies (2007) 422 Forbes Magazine's list of large US private companies
World's Best Universities, Top 400 400 The U.S. News World's Best Universities 2011 rankings, based on the QS World University Rankings,
Philanthropy 400 - America's largest charities (2009) 399 Charities ranked by fund raising totals and compiled by the Chronicle of Philanthropy.
Philanthropy 400 - America's largest charities (2010) 399 Annual listing from the Chronicle of Philanthropy
Forbes 400 Richest Americans (2010) 399
Forbes 400 Richest Americans (2008) 396's list of the 400 Richest Americans
Forbes 400 Richest Americans (1982) 395
Henry Crown fellows 395 The Henry Crown Fellowship Program was established in 1997 by the Aspen Institute. Henry Crown Fellows spend four weeks in structured retreat—exploring their leadership, their core values, their vision for a “Good Society” and their desired legacies. But the Fellowship is not just about reflection. It is also about action: Each Fellow launches a new initiative that will stretch them and have a positive impact on their communities, their country or the world. Each class of 20-21 are "accomplished entrepreneurial leaders (between the ages of 30 and 45)" Rank numbers represent the class year of attendance.
The Lavin Agency speaker (2014) 394 Speakers available from Canadian firm The Lavin Agency website November 2014
Individuals 387
Frackademia in Depth 384 A list of the people and organizations that funded, authored, and disseminated the flawed list of research Energy in Depth uses to influence communities debating fracking.
Obama 2012 Bundlers 372
Cuomo Watch - Persons of Interest 367 An evolving list of persons of interest to the Cuomo Watch research group.
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame members 338 Since 1959, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has inducted more than 300 Coaches, Players, Referees, Contributors, and Teams. This list of individuals was updated in April 2015
NYSAFAH Membership 324
Koch Network List 321