Overview of Auto Insurance in Oakland
As the 8th largest city in California, Oakland residents have a lot of insurance companies to choose from. With over 417,000 people living in Oakland, auto accidents are bound to happen. With a highly educated population, a lot of residents in Oakland can enjoy college degree discounts offered by many insurance companies. Major corporations (e.g. Clorox) are headquartered here, enabling a lot of residents to save money on insurance with professional discounts. Due to prop 103, California is one of the few states where credit scores cannot be used as an insurance rating factor. So residents in Oakland won't have to worry about poor credit history when shopping for insurance. Nearly half a million jobs are within half a mile of public transit in Oakland. Taking public transportation is a great way to drive less and save on auto insurance.
For a male driver living in Oakland, if he has 5 years of driving "experience with a clean driving record, and drives a Honda Accord for about 13,000 miles per year, here are the auto insurance premiums charged by the insurance companies before any discount is applied. As you can see, the range is pretty wide. This premium info is updated on Feb, 2019.
Average Auto Insurance Premiums in Oakland
Here is the raw data of each insurance company's average premium. Click on each insurance company to see the discounts offered.
|CSAA Insurance Exchange||$3,657|
|Federal Ins (CHUBB)||$4,736|
|Horace Mann Prop and Cas||$2,191|
|Nations Ins. Co.||$4,312|
|Pacific Property & Casualty||$3,486|
As you can see, the prices vary quite a lot in Oakland. If you're wondering what's the best option for you, click here to get free insurance quotes today.
Oakland Local Agents
If you would like to call agents for insurance quotes, below is a list of local agents in Oakland.
Factors used to determine Auto insurance premium
- Driving records
- Annual mileage
- Education background
- Bundling of multi cars
- Bundling of auto and home policies
- Features of the car (e.g. anti-theft devices)
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