Rachel Maddow
Rachel Maddow
Real Name/Full Name Rachel  Anne Maddow
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Rachel Maddow
Birth Place: Castro Valley, California, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 1 April 1973
Age/How Old: 51 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimeters – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms –65Kg
In Pounds –143.3 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –Robert Maddow
Mother – Elaine Maddow
Siblings: David Maddow
School: Castro Valley High School
College: Stanford University; Lincoln College
Religion: Catholic
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Lesbian
Marital Status: In Relationship
Boyfriend: Susan Mikula (1999–present)
Husband/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: American TV new program host and liberal political commentator
Net Worth: $30 Million
Last Updated: May 2024

Rachel Maddow is one of the most trustworthy and well-famed TV hosts of all time. She also is a knowledgeable actor, author, and liberal political commentator. She has previously worked in multiple radio stations before hopping into the TV industry.

Well, how well do you know about Rachel Maddow? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Rachel Maddow’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Rachel Maddow to date.

Biography and Early Life

Rachel Anne Maddow, better known as Rachel Maddow, was born of four members in Castro Valley, California, situated in the United States. Her mother-an an administrator in school christened as-Elaine Maddow, and her father- Robert Maddow, has served in the US Air force and as a lawyer. She has a handsome brother-David Maddow.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Rachel Maddow in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Rachel Maddow’s age is 51 years old as of today’s date 24th May 2024 having been born on 1 April 1973. Though, she is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 143.3 lbs in Pound and 65kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Dark Brown.


She took her schooling from “Castro Valley High School.” She is an avid sportsperson. She loved to play basketball, volleyball and was an eye-wrenching swimmer. She then continued her education at Stanford University with a degree in public policy. She was designated with “International Rhodes Scholarship,” which is a big deal for any scholar. She is graduated with the honor of “Doctor of Philosophy in Politics” from the renowned college of Lincoln under the prestigious Oxford University.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Rachel Maddow With Partner Susan Mikula 
Rachel Maddow With Partner Susan Mikula

She met her girlfriend in 1999 while working in her doctoral dissection. Her beau is an artist and photographer called Susan Mikula.

In an interview, she has also committed that she was a sufferer of “Cyclical Depression” since adolescence. She also stated that being in depression is the hardest thing to survive, and she is trying to cope with it in her day-to-day life.

As a typical human, she loves to exercise, sleep, and fish in her daily life.

Is Rachel Maddow Lesbian?

She is adoringly allied with Susan Mikula since 1999. Hence, it would be fair to tell her a lesbian. She is also a supporter of the LGBTQ community.

Professional Career

She started her career in 1999 as a radio host (WRNX) in Massachusetts. She was selected through the contest. Afterward, for two years, she hosted Big Breakfast in Northampton. In 2004, she joined new Air America, where she hosted Unfiltered, Chuck D, and Lizz Winstead. In March 2005, the Unfiltered was canceled, which led her to start her show, “The Rachel Maddow Show” in 2008. She released her podcast called “Bag Man” in October 2018.

She became a regular panelist in the show Tucker, on MSNBC in June 2005. She was a guest during and after the 2006 election on CNN’s Paula Zahn Now. She was a correspondent for an LGBT-oriented newsmagazine. Later she became a political analyst and a regular panelist for Race for the White House on MSNBC. She is also a regular contributor on Countdown with Keith Olbermann.

She was praised for her work by the people around her. The show she hosted gradually became the highest-rated program among the age group of 25-54. She was ranked third in the show segment “World’s Best Person” by Olbermann for her tremendous success. In August 2008, MSNBC that “The Rachel Maddow Show” would replace Verdict with Dan Abrams. She has worked hard through the years to make herself better.

In 2012, she launched her first book called “Drift: The Unmooring of America Military Power,” which was ranked on the number one position for hardcover nonfiction on The New York Times Best Seller List. Her second book was “Blowout,” published in 2019, and her third book was “Bag Man” which was released in 2020.


Rachel Maddow is a well-famed TV host, an author, and liberal political commentator. The Following are her list of achievements:

  • In 2010, she received Shorty Award for Best Journalist.
  • In 2012, she was awarded the John Steinbeck Award at San Jose State University.
  • In 2012, she received the Gracie Allen Award for being an incredible host at Alliance for Women in Media.
  • In 2011, she received Emmy Awards for the “The Rachel Maddow Show” in the Outstanding News Discussion and Analysis category.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Rachel Maddow in 2024

Rachel Maddow Net Worth
Rachel Maddow Net Worth

Rachel Maddow, a TV host, political commentator, and author, has a total net worth of $30 million which is calculated as of 2024. She is a wealthy and elegant lady who has earned her wealth from her hosting career.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She is the first openly lesbian anchor of a prime-time news program in the United States.
  • The Attorney and a school administrator raised her.
  • She has a great interest in journalism from a very young age.
  • Since young, she was an avid sportsperson, but due to her shoulder injury, she gave up on sports.

Rachel Maddow, an American television news program anchor, an author, an actor, and a political commentator, was born in Castro Valley, California, US. She used to read the newspaper thoroughly since she was seven, and she has a great fascination with journalism since a very young age. She was also an avid sportsperson. She is an ultra-talented person who is passionately dedicated to her work.


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