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Top 15 Metropolitan Areas By Storm Surge Risk, 2019 (1)

 

Rank (2) Metropolitan area Number of single-family
homes at risk of storm surge (3)
Reconstruction cost value of
single-family homes at risk (4)
($ millions)
1  Miami, FL 791,775 $157,644.7
2 New York, NY 731,137 283,259.6
3 Tampa, FL 465,644 84,105.7
4 New Orleans, LA 399,403 100,885.7
5 Virginia Beach, VA 391,365 94,788.7
6 Fort Myers, FL 329,479 67,566.1
7 Houston, TX 294,188 63,808.4
8 Bradenton, FL 262,745 53,758.2
9 Naples, FL 187,205 42,188.0
10 Jacksonville, FL 176,809 41,085.7
11 Philadelphia, PA 166,444 43,298.8
12 Charleston, SC 155,740 40,866.1
13 Myrtle Beach, SC 131,083 24,380.4
14 Boston, MA 126,196 34,922.3
15 Beaumont, TX 121,710 22,075.2
  Total, 15 metropolitan areas 4,730,923 $1,154,644.7
Rank (2) Metropolitan area Number of multi-family
homes at risk of storm surge (3)
Reconstruction cost value
of multi-family homes at risk (4)
($ millions)
1  New York, NY 100,576 $47,674.7
2 Miami, FL 35,982 9,185.3
3 Boston, MA 18,066 7,785.7
4 Fort Myers, FL 13,564 3,322.4
5 Tampa, FL 12,103 3,340.5
6 Philadelphia, PA 6,281 2,415.2
7 New Orleans, LA 5,962 1,700.1
8 Naples, FL 4,035 829.6
9 Jacksonville, FL 4,011 1,306.0
10 Virginia Beach, VA 3,869 1,310.4
11 Bradenton, FL 3,252 891.9
12 Houston, TX 2,631 732.2
13 Charleston, SC 1,032 303.2
14 Beaumont, TX 701 169.4
15 Myrtle Beach, SC 637 184.6
  Total, 15 metropolitan areas 212,702 $81,151.1

(1) Includes homes at risk from extreme to low storm surge.
(2) Ranked by number of homes at risk from extreme to low storm surge.
(3) Measured in units.
(4) Represents the cost to completely rebuild including labor and materials by geographic location.

Source: CoreLogic®, a property data and analytics company.

 
Top 15 Metropolitan Areas By Storm Surge Risk, 2018 (1)
Rank Metropolitan area Number of homes at risk of storm surge Reconstruction value (2) ($ millions)
1 Miami, FL 788,679 $156,109.6
2 New York, NY 726,048 277,316.5
3 Tampa, FL 459,082 79,154.9
4 New Orleans, LA 395,975 95,278.1
5 Virginia Beach, VA 389,938 90,904.8
6 Fort Myers, FL 318,950 63,465.1
7 Houston, TX 284,622 57,652.7
8 Bradenton, FL 254,535 49,231.4
9 Naples, FL 186,100 39,684.0
10 Jacksonville, FL 171,332 38,495.4
11 Philadelphia, PA 165,300 41,317.6
12 Charleston, SC 149,900 37,938.3
13 Myrtle Beach, SC 128,155 22,792.7
14 Boston, MA 126,263 34,937.3
15 Beaumont, TX 121,379 21,026.7
  Total, 15 metropolitan areas 4,666,258 $1,105,305.0

(1) Includes homes at risk from extreme to low storm surge.
(2) Represents the cost to completely rebuild including labor and materials by geographic location.

Source: CoreLogic, Inc., a data and analytics company.