VALUE OF INSURED COASTAL PROPERTIES VULNERABLE TO HURRICANES BY STATE, 2007 (1)

($ billions)

State Coastal Total exposure (2) Coastal as a percent of total
Florida $2,458.6 $3,119.6 79%
New York 2,378.9 3,851.1 62
Texas 895.1 3,493.0 26
Massachusetts 772.8 1,426.4 54
New Jersey 635.5 1,875.2 34
Connecticut 479.9 750.4 64
Louisiana 224.4 638.4 35
South Carolina 191.9 698.2 28
Virginia 158.8 1,409.4 11
Maine 146.9 250.0 59
North Carolina 132.8 1,431.8 9
Alabama 92.5 744.8 12
Georgia 85.6 1,573.3 5
Delaware 60.6 170.8 36
New Hampshire 55.7 237.4 23
Rhode Island 54.1 189.3 29
Mississippi 51.8 394.6 13
Maryland 14.9 1,078.4 1
Total, above states  $8,890.8 $23,332.4 38%
Total U.S. $8,890.8 $53,495.0 17%
(1) Includes residential and commercial properties. Ranked by value of insured coastal property.
(2) Total exposure is an estimate of the actual total value of all property in the state that is insured or can be insured, including the full replacement value of structures and their contents and the time value of business interruption coverage.

Source: AIR Worldwide.