Welcome to City of Cape May’s Flood Information Center

Flood Information

Information about flood hazards within our community.

Flood Hazards

Knowledge of our flood hazards can help you make informed decisions during disasters.

Our Floodplain

Cape May’s floodplains play important roles in maintaining our costal and riverine ecosystems.

Flood Insurance 101

Flood insurance is a crucial part of managing risk in our community. But how does it apply to you?

Build Responsibly

Make informed choices when you renovate or build a new home.

Flood Safety

What can you do to make sure your family and neighbors are safe during flood events?

Protect Your Property

Everything you need to know about protecting your home from flooding.

Helpful Resources

Resources to help evaluate your risk.

Elevation Certificates

All of our Elevation Certificates are on file to view.

Flood Gauge

Learn about our community's current water conditions.

Additional Links

Learn more about the National Flood Insurance Program.

Sign up for alerts.

Learn more about tidal flooding.

Learn more about local flood initiatives.

Locate shelters in case of an emergency.

Learn more about how we prepare for disasters.

Have questions?

If you would like to learn more about topics like flood insurance, local flood hazards, or historic floods, we’re here to help. Reach out to speak with your local floodplain expert.

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