Current Table

Homes At Risk For Extreme Wildfires, By State, 2021

 

Rank State Number of
housing units (1)
Maximum number
of homes that
could burn in
a single year (2)
Percent of
housing stock
at risk of wildfire
1 Wyoming 281,937 821 0.29%
2 Idaho 768,815 1,709 0.22
3 New Mexico 955,996 1,621 0.17
4 Utah 1,161,934 1,763 0.15
5 Nevada 1,305,899 1,800 0.14
6 California 14,383,358 15,067 0.10
7 Arizona 3,120,343 2,908 0.09
8 Montana 524,641 312 0.06
9 Colorado 2,432,829 1,145 0.05
10 Oregon 1,830,891 682 0.04
11 Oklahoma 1,759,720 305 0.02
12 Washington 3,242,804 490 0.02
13 Florida 9,814,383 1,455 0.01
14 Texas 11,487,821 961 0.01

(1) Data are from the 2020 U.S. Census.
(2) Homes at risk from a one-in-50 year wildfire based on CoreLogic's Wildfire Risk Model.

Source: CoreLogic.