VERIFY: Has Florida been hit by hurricanes more than any other state?

With Dorian riding the coast of Florida .... we're using all the resources of our Verify team to get you the facts and put what you read in context. Every year, it seems like we're reporting about another tropical storm barreling towards the sunshine state. So we're fact-checking: historically, has Florida been hit by hurricanes more than any other U.S. state?
Published: 11:22 PM EDT September 2, 2019
Updated: 11:22 PM EDT September 2, 2019