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U.S. Landfalling Hurricane data valid 1851-2020.

Landfalls By Decade
Decade Cat. 1 Cat. 2 Cat. 3 Cat. 4 Cat. 5 Cat. 1-5 Major*
1851-1860 8 5 5 1 0 19 6
1861-1870 8 6 1 0 0 15 1
1871-1880 7 6 7 0 0 20 7
1881-1890 8 9 4 1 0 22 5
1891-1900 8 5 5 3 0 21 8
1901-1910 10 4 4 0 0 18 4
1911-1920 10 4 4 3 0 21 7
1921-1930 5 3 3 2 0 13 5
1931-1940 4 7 6 1 1 19 8
1941-1950 8 6 9 1 0 24 10
1951-1960 8 1 5 3 0 17 8
1961-1970 3 5 4 1 1 14 6
1971-1980 6 2 4 0 0 12 4
1981-1990 9 1 4 1 0 15 5
1991-2000 3 6 4 0 1 14 5
2001-2010 8 4 6 1 0 19 7
2011-2020 9 5 1 3 1 13 3
Totals
Landfalls By State
State Cat. 1 Cat. 2 Cat. 3 Cat. 4 Cat. 5 Cat. 1-5 Major*
Alabama 12 6 5 0 0 23 5
Connecticut 7 2 2 0 0 11 2
Delaware 2 0 0 0 0 2 0
Florida 47 36 24 11 2 120 37
Georgia 14 4 2 1 0 21 3
Louisiana 24 20 13 4 1 62 18
Maine 2 1 0 0 0 3 0
Maryland 2 0 0 0 0 2 0
Massachusetts 7 4 1 0 0 12 1
Mississippi 3 5 5 0 1 14 6
New Hampshire 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
New Jersey 4 0 0 0 0 4 0
New York 9 3 3 0 0 15 3
North Carolina 32 19 6 1 0 58 7
Rhode Island 5 2 3 0 0 10 3
South Carolina 17 9 2 3 0 31 5
Texas 29 16 12 7 0 64 19
Virginia 11 2 0 0 0 13 0
Totals

Major Hurricanes are classified as Category 3 and higher.

Source National Hurricane Center