Which States Have the Most Hail Storms

Hail storms can cause billions of dollars in damage every year.  If you live in one of these states then you already know this.  These states include: Texas, Colorado, Nebraska, Minnesota, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Indiana and North Carolina. 

According to iii.org, “Texas had the largest number of hail storms loss claims during the years 2017 to 2019, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau’s analysis of data from ISO ClaimSearch®, with 638,000 claims. Colorado ranked second with 381,000 claims over the three years, followed by Nebraska with 161,000 claims. These three states were also ranked the top three for 2019, with 193,000 claims in Texas, 70,000 in Colorado and 57,000 in Nebraska. From 2017 to 2019 the total United States experienced 2.8 million hail claims. In 2019 hail claims totaled 785,000, down from 845,000 in 2018 and 1.4 million in 2017”.

Top 10 States Ranked By Number of Hail Loss Claims 2019

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Amount of Hail Damage Claims

According to NICB, these are the amount of hail damage claims each state had ranked from highest to lowest.

192,988

69,742

56,897

50,737

49,973

47,798

33,976

31,635

20,621

19,744

18,434

18,404

17,168

11,786

11,577

10,383

9,349

9,286

7,618

7,261

7,255

6,340

5,974

5,117

4,694

4,450

4,425

4,364

3,797

2,602

2,177

1,620

1,071

640

460

399

120

125

DC

102

14

10

8

If You Have Hail Damage Follow These Steps

If you found yourself in a hail storm I suggest you follow these steps:

1. Call your insurance company to report damage and file a claim.
2. Look through our directory for an expert auto hail repair specialist (coming soon)
3. Schedule an appointment


For more check out How is Hail Damage Repaired.