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Flood Insurance

Flood damage is not typically covered by homeowners’ insurance policies, so it’s important to purchase a flood insurance policy to protect your investment from floods associated with monsoons and other heavy rains that impact Arizona.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to frequently asked questions such as what is the flood control district, who to pay for flood insurance, and how to get property out of a floodplain.

Property Auctions & Sales

View a list of excess land that Maricopa County Real Estate Department has up for sale or auction.

Reducing Your Flood Risk (PDF)

Learn how to reduce your flood risk by reviewing this resource guide.

Storm Preparation

Maricopa County remains diligent in its efforts to ensure the community is prepared. Our Flood Control District maintains 321 precipitation gages and operates 38 real-time weather stations throughout the Maricopa County region.


View the various downloadable tools the Districts provides.

Floodplain Regulations for Maricopa County

Water Conservation

Explore District water conservation efforts and stormwater management techniques as a public resource.

STEM Curriculum

Lessons developed by FCD to supplement current curriculum that supports Earth’s water standards and assists elementary and middle school teachers in introducing meteorology, emergency planning, and engineering concepts to students