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Oh hail no! Illinois ranks second for hail claims in 2020, State Farm says

Hail damaged more than 30 vehicles at one Goldthwaite dealership.
Hail damaged more than 30 vehicles at one Goldthwaite dealership.(Matt Zdun)
Published: Apr. 14, 2021 at 1:25 PM CDT
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(WIFR) - Extreme weather has already brought threats to parts of the country this year, but the threats are not over. Hail generally peaks during spring and summer but can occur any time of year.

According to State Farm claims data, Illinois ranked #2 for hail claims in 2020, paying $394.2 million for 40,090 home and auto claims.

Nationally, more than 332,000 hail claims were filed by State Farm customers in 2020 totaling more than $3.1 billion. The top five states in the country, total half of the all claims.

Total Hail Claims Paid | Home & Auto

1. Texas: $474.6M

2. Illinois: $394.2M

3. Minnesota: $259.2M

4. Missouri: $236.9M

5. Colorado: $207.9M

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