The Numbers

      Major Florida Metropolitan Areas With Highest Storm Surge Risk (2016)


      National Rankings By Storm Surge Risks for Top Metro Areas [1]Metropolitan Areas [1]Total Homes At Risk For Storm Surge [2]Total Homes Located in Special Flood Hazard Areas (Flood Insurance Mandatory)Total Homes At Risk For Storm Surge Outside Of FEMA SFHAs (Flood Insurance Voluntary) [2]% Of Homes At Risk Outside of FEMA SFHAs [2]Total Estimated Reconstruction Cost Value For All At Risk Homes [1]Total National Flood Assistance Insurance Policies In Force [3]% Of At Risk Homes With NFIP PoliciesAt Risk Homes Without NFIP Policies% Of At Risk Homes Without NFIP Policies
      1Miami, FL998,565606,196392,36939.30%$143,949,383,422731,40273.25%267,16326.75%
      3Tampa, FL482,562226,305256,25753.10%$80,627,283,072224,92546.61%257,63753.39%
      6Cape Coral, FL308,485143,879164,60653.40%$61,989,183,591124,94140.50%183,54459.50%
      8Bradenton, FL256,86286,860166,00265.60%$47,331,097,845100,98439.31%155,87860.69%
      9Naples, FL183,464109,23674,22840.50%$43,178,509,77598,98053.95%84,48446.05%
      10Jacksonville, FL177,70343,123134,58075.70%$35,807,031,66584,48147.54%93,22252.46%


      1. Botts et al. “2016 CoreLogic Surge Report” CoreLogic. Web. June 2016, table 5

      2. Botts et al. “2016 CoreLogic Surge Report” CoreLogic. Web. June 2016, table 6

      3. NFIP policy counts based on National Flood Insurance Program BureauNet. “Policy Information By State/” FEMA. Web. 31 May, 2016.

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