FEMA - Federal Emergency Management Agency

12/06/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/06/2018 16:38

Fact Sheet: Durham County at a Glance

Since the federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Florence, Durham County has been approved for more than $1.2 million in state and federal assistance:

  • More than $165,000 in state and federal grants have gone to 59 homeowners and renters.
  • As of Dec. 3, 48 flood insurance claims have been filed and an estimated $958,000 in claims have been paid to date.
  • More than $87,000 in U.S. Small Business Administration low-interest disaster loans have been approved for five homeowners.

Individual Assistance

  • As of Dec. 4, 125 home inspections have been issued. Approximately 94% of home inspections have been completed.