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Sandy's Staggering Tallies: 3 Months Later

Associated Press
Published: January 29, 2013

Second Most Expensive Storm in U.S. History

Long Beach, N.J.

Long Beach, N.J.

The Associated Press

In this aerial photograph, heavy equipment pushes sand to restore a barrier dune along the Atlantic Ocean on Long Beach Island, N.J., Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, after the region was pounded by Superstorm Sandy the previous week.

  • Long Beach, N.J.
  • Point Pleasant, N.J.
  • Longport, N.J.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Rockaway Beach in Queens, N.Y.
  • Dover Township, N.J.
  • Dover Township, N.J.
  • Little Ferry, N.J.
  • Wall, N.J.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • of Staten Island
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Jersey City, N.J.
  • Staten Island Ferry, N.Y.
  • Belmar, N.J.
  • Hoboken, N.J.
  • Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Ocean City, Md.
  • Berwick, Pa.
  • New York, N.Y.

The hurricane that merged with another weather system to form Superstorm Sandy spun ashore three months ago Tuesday, devastating coastal New Jersey and New York and spreading winds, rain, snow and waves over parts of more than 20 states. 

Here are the latest tallies from the second most expensive storm in U.S. history, after 2005's Hurricane Katrina.

The following pages tally up deaths, damage and losses, federal aid, the homeless and heatless, and the legacy.

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