Flood Statistics

The Staggering Statistics of Flood Damage

With every home being in a flood zone, it is important for property owners to be aware of the facts regarding flooding.

  • 99% of every U.S. county has reported a flood event between 1996-2019
  • $52,000 was the average payout from the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) in 2019
  • One inch of water in a home can cause over $20,000 in damages
  • Total number of flood insurance claims in the U.S. 73,279 in 2016
  • The average flood claim payout is $43,000 in damages
  • 20% of flood insurance claims come from homes in low-to-moderate flood risk areas
  • The average size of a flood in a home is seven inches
  • More than 5.5 million people currently hold flood insurance policies
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