What is a flood zone?

Flood zones are land areas that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has defined according to different levels of flood risk. Everyone lives in a flood zone - it's just a question of whether you live in a low, moderate or high-risk area. To find out if your property is located in a high-risk flood zone, please visit

Flood Zone Assessment.

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1. What is a flood zone?
2. Can anyone buy flood insurance?
3. How do I buy flood insurance?
4. Who should buy flood insurance?
5. What causes flooding in High Point?
6. When does flooding usually occur in High Point?
7. Can someone visit my property to explain possible ways to reduce potential flood damage?