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How the states stack up for flood insurance

Floods and flash floods occur in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and every American lives in a flood zone, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Yet relatively few people are protected by FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program. See how the number of flood insurance policies in your state compares to others.

Flood insurance policies in force through January 2013

Source: Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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