How Does Your State Rank in Natural Disaster Risk?

asset_upload_file327_26909CoreLogic recently released a risk analysis ranking “US States at Highest Risk of Property Damage Loss from Natural Hazards.” These hazards included: flood, wildfire, tornado, storm surge, earthquake, straight-line wind, hurricane wind, hail and sinkhole. Where does your state rank?

 

Rank

State

HRS

1

FL

94.51

2

RI

79.67

3

LA

79.23

4

CA

75.56

5

MA

72.12

6

KS

69.51

7

CT

69.04

8

OK

66.82

9

SC

66.38

10

DE

65.38

11

OR

64.89

12

NJ

61.54

13

IA

61.02

14

TX

60.89

15

NC

59.72

16

MO

57.81

17

DC

57.33

18

MS

57.05

19

AR

56.7

20

NH

55.3

21

ID

52.75

22

MD

52.28

23

CO

51.88

24

NE

51.86

25

IL

51.8

26

IN

50.74

27

GA

50.58

28

NV

50.12

29

AL

49.42

30

KY

47.34

31

TN

46.48

32

UT

45.22

33

NM

43.76

34

AZ

42.81

35

VA

42.35

36

WA

42.3

37

WI

38.52

38

SD

38.24

39

MT

37.91

40

MN

36.42

41

OH

34.61

42

ME

31.64

43

WY

30.24

44

PA

28.79

45

VT

28.31

46

ND

27.5

47

NY

24.97

48

WV

20.67

49

MI

20.22

Source: CoreLogic 2014

* AK and HI were excluded in the ranking due to limited natural hazard risk data

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