A wide variety of information exists to help you better understand your flood risks and what you can do. To learn more about flood map updates, who to contact, or where to get more information, the following resources may be of assistance.
Property owners and renters can learn more about flood insurance at the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) website: www.FEMA.gov/NFIP.
For current effective flood maps and past (historic) flood maps, visit the Map Service Center: https://MSC.FEMA.gov.
Learn more about FEMA's flood hazard mapping effort at www.RiskMAP6.com. Look under "Resources and Related Links" for a complete list of publications and links.
For more details about the effects of map changes on the insurance, lender requirements and other technical questions related to the flood maps (not local), contact:
FEMA Map Information eXchange (FMIX)
Hours are Monday through Friday; 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Central Time
To ask specific questions regarding Hays County's maps or to view the maps in person, visit or call:
Hays County Development Services
512-393-2150 (Option 3)
8:00-5:00, Monday - Friday
Maps can also be seen online at: haysco.halff.com or www.RiskMAP6.com.
To learn how to be more prepared for a disaster, visit www.Ready.gov.