What happened and how we're responding.

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City of Houston assessments and FEMA damage estimates of structures with damage:

Note: City damage assessments are still in progress and are estimated based on available data.

Estimated affected units: 311,859
Estimated single family units: 148,413
Estimated multi-family units: 163,446
Estimated affected addresses: 149,611


Average Inches of Rainfall in Houston during Harvey
(Source: National Weather Service)


Storm-related deaths in Harris County as of Sept. 27
(Source: Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences)


911 and 311 calls received for rescues and to report flooding during the storm:


Volunteer hours logged on reportyourhours.com


Families sheltered in over 270 Red Cross and partner facilities
(Source: American Red Cross)

Debris Removal

Total debris collected by the City of Houston and contractors:

To report debris, call 311 or click here to submit an online request. (Please limit to 1 report per household)

FleetCubic Yards Collected to Date
City of Houston657,098

The total debris collected so far would fill 549 Olympic size swimming pools.

The total debris collected so far would fill 13,439 buses.

157 Trucks collecting debris today in Houston (Source: Solid Waste Management)

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