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2013 Verisk wildfire risk analysis

By Visualize Editor January 1, 2014

More than 4.5 million households are at high or extreme risk from wildfire

The 2013 Verisk Wildfire Risk Analysis determined the number of households at risk from wildfire in the ten most wildfire-prone states. Here are the number and percentage of households at high or extreme wildfire risk in each state.

The analysis used data from FireLine®, powered by AER™ technology, Verisk’s wildfire risk management tool for insurers to assess wildfire risk at the address level.

See results of the complete analysis and download wildfire risk reports for individual states.

Number of households at risk of wildfire by state chart

*Number of households is based on data from the 2010 U.S. Census.

**Rounded to the nearest 100.