National Flood Insurance Program
Community Rating System
Tybee Island is presently a Class 4 ISO Rated Community in which property owners receive a 25% discount on their Flood Insurance Policies. There are 500 credit points between each of the 10 class ratings. A Community Recertification is required annually and a Cycle Visit every 5 Years; both are required as part of the CRS Program We are a Category B Repetitive Loss Community with 9 properties on the current repetitive loss list.
Repetitive Loss Property - Properties for which 2 or more claims of more than $1,000 have been paid by the National Flood Insurance Program within any 10 year period since 1978.
For further information, the Community Rating System Resources information site
contains all the documentation with requirements, action plans, and activities needed for the program.