Between 2009 and 2011, more than ten thousand lottery tickets sold in New York yielded prizes of at least five thousand dollars. They ranged in value from hundreds of $5,000 Quick Draw winners to a Mega-Millions winner who claimed $312 million.
The list below shows the location where each of these tickets was sold, including both daily games, jackpots, and instant scratchoff games.
A convenience store in Staten Island had the most big winners -- 73 tickets worth at least $5,000.
The database below doesn't reveal the secrets to picking the best numbers or give you a strategy for winning the lottery, but it does offer some insight into where the big winners are coming from.