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Illinois (IL) Powerball Past 30 Day Winning Numbers

How to Play Powerball?

Powerball is a multi-state jackpot game with a jackpot starting at $40 million and increasing until it’s won. You get nine ways to win with Powerball. Match all 5 numbers plus the Powerball to win the jackpot. Powerball drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday evening.

Drawing game tickets cannot be voided. All sales are final. Drawing prizes must be claimed within 180 days of the drawing.

How to Play?

Powerball is a multi-state jackpot game with jackpots starting at $40 million and increasing until it’s won. You have three ways to pick your numbers.

Choose Quick Pick and let the computer select your numbers for you.

You can choose your own numbers and mark them on the selection slip. Pick five white numbers (1 through 69) plus one red Powerball number (1 through 26).

Choose just white numbers, or just the red Powerball number, and Quick Pick the other number(s).

Play as many as you want, the way you want. You can play Powerball for up to 10 consecutive drawing dates on the same ticket. Just tell the retailer at the time of purchase or mark the Multi-Draw box on your selection slip.

Powerball has nine winning ball combinations. The more numbers you choose that match the numbers drawn, the more you win. If other players also match the six winning jackpot numbers, you

Rll share the prize pool with them in equal amounts

Payment otions

If you win the jackpot, you have 60 days to choose either a 30-year annuity or a lump-sum cash payment of approximately half the amount of the announced jackpot.

If you do not select cash or annuity within the 60 days, your prize will be paid as an annuity.

Match 5 Bonus Prize – Whenever the Powerball jackpot reaches a record level, the amount of the jackpot prize is limited to increases for each draw of no more than $25 million. The prize money collected in excess of the $25 million increase will be placed into a Match 5 Bonus prize pool and will accumulate until there is a jackpot winner. When there is a jackpot winner, the Match 5 Bonus prize pool will be divided equally among all winners of the Match 5 prize. The prize will be paid in one cash lump sum. The Match 5 Bonus prize is in addition to any Power Play prizes that may be won. The Match 5 Bonus prize is not multiplied. A Match 5 winner who also played the Power Play option would win the original $200,000, the amount paid under the Power Play multiplier option, and the new Match 5 Bonus effective bonus prize.

Multiply your winnings with PowerPlay When you choose Power Play, you can multiply the prize up to five times. For an extra $1 per game, you can multiply your winnings by a number from two to five randomly selected at draw time. Mark the Power Play box or ask the cashier for the Power Play option. Power Play does not apply to the jackpot and Match 5 Bonus prizes.

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Illinois Powerball Results

Illinois Powerball Hot and Cold Numbers

Hot Numbers

Cold Numbers

Illinois Powerball Payouts and Prize Amounts

Prize with Powerball Multiplier

Illinois Powerball Odds

Numbers Matched Odds of Winning
5 +1 1 in 292,201,338.00
5 1 in 11,688,053.52
4 + 1 1 in 913,129.18
4 1 in 36,525.17
3 + 1 1 in 14,494.11
3 1 in 579.76
2 + 1 1 in 701.33
1 + 1 1 in 91.98
0 + 1 1 in 38.32

Illinois Powerball FAQs

How do you win Illinois Powerball?

To win the Powerball jackpot, match all 5 white balls and also the Powerball number. You win $1 million when you match all of the 5 white balls but not the Powerball number.

By adding Power Play ® , for $1 more per play, you can multiply all non-jackpot prizes by 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X or 10X.

Refer to the chart above for detailed Illinois Powerball payouts and prize amounts.

When is the Illinois Powerball draw?

Illinois Powerball drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday at 9:59 p.m. CT.

How late can you buy Powerball tickets in Illinois?

Ticket sales for Illinois Powerball stop at 8:59 p.m. CT on Wednesdays and Saturdays, approximately an hour before the draw.

How much tax do you pay on Illinois lottery winnings?

By law, Illinois lottery will withhold 24% of winnings for federal taxes and 4.95% for state income taxes.

Use our Powerball payout and tax calculator to find out how much taxes you need to pay if you win the Powerball jackpot – for both cash and annuity options.

Get the latest and past results, winning numbers, jackpot amounts, hot and cold numbers, payouts, odds, and more, for Illinois Powerball. ]]>