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What is Matt Drudge Net Worth 2022? Wife, Married, House, Kids, & Bio

What is Matt Drudge Net Worth 2022? Wife, Married, House, Kids, & Bio

Facts of Matt Drudge

Full Name:Matt Drudge
Birth Date:October 27, 1966
Age:57 years
Profession:American political commentator
Country:United States
Net Worth$150 million
Birth PlaceTakoma Park, Maryland, near Washington, D.C
EducationNorthwood High School
FatherRobert Drudge
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American political commentator, editor, and author Matthew Nathan Drudge came into the spotlight as the founder of the Drudge Report which is a popular news website. Matthew also hosts a Saturday night television show titled Drudge on the Fox News Channel.

What is the Full Name of Matt Drudge?

Matt Nathan Drudge is his full birth name. He was born on October 27, 1966, in Maryland, in the United States of America. He spent his childhood days in Takoma Park, Maryland, near Washington, D.C. As of now, he is 54 years old. By nationality, he holds American citizenship and is of white ethnic background. He follows the Reform Judaism religion. He is the only child in the family.

Matt Drudge in a frame
Caption: Matt Drudge in a frame (Photo: Los Angeles Times)

Robert Drudge is the name of his father. By profession, his father is a former social worker who founded and owned the reference site until selling it in the year 2017. By profession, she is a former staff attorney for U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy. But Matt did not spend much time with her parents because when he was six years old his parents got divorced. He was raised by his mother only.

Drudge did not get the support of his father. Concerning his education and qualification, he attended a private elementary school in Takoma Park, Maryland, and completed his higher-level education. There he was a member of his school’s journalism and radio section. After that, he graduated from Northwood High School.

How Wealthy is Matt Drudge?

Matt Drudge has an estimated net worth of more than $150 million as of 2022. He is very happy with the income he gains from his career. The main source of his income is his successful long-term career as an American political commentator, editor, and author as well.

Matt Drudge sitting in front of computer
Caption: Matt Drudge sitting in front of the computer (Photo: The Guardian)

He created “The Drudge Report” which receives $3,500 a day (nearly $1.3 million a year) from ads. He has bought a house in South Miami-Dade, Florida worth $1.45 million. As of now, he is living a happy and luxurious life with his family from the money he collects from his professional business.

Is Matt Drudge Gay or Straight?

Matt Drudge has not been confirmed by himself as gay. So, it is difficult to say he is gay. Once there was a rumor that he has been dating landscaper David Cohen in Washington, D.C. He is often been dogged by gay rumors. After that many people came to take his interview. In an interview, he denies being gay. he denies being gay. This interview was taken by the Out Magazine after being named to the Top 50 list of gay men and women, saying:

Matt Drudge with his senior
Caption: Matt Drudge with his senior (Photo: CBS News)

“I do not love sex with men. My site is not anti-gay.I present both sides of anti-choice-life issue.I am anti-tolerant.”

So, it is proved that he is not gay. As of now, Drudge is currently single. He is not in a relationship with anyone. It seems that he is only focusing on his professional career. Also, there is no record of his marriage and divorce case. As a famous celebrity, he has maintained his image in the public by avoiding unwanted rumors and controversies.

Professional Career of Matt Drudge

  • Matt Drudge began his career journey as an American political commentator.
  • He has also launched a news aggregation site titled Drudge Report.
  • Previously he has also worked in odd jobs such as night counterman at a 7-Eleven convenience store, telemarketer for Time-Life books, and McDonald’s manager as well.

    Matt Drudge giving speech
    Caption: Matt Drudge giving a speech (Photo: Vanity Fair)
  • Moreover, he has also been a sales assistant at a New York City grocery store.
  • Drudge resigned from his role as a radio host with Premiere on September 30, 2007.