Farmers vs. State Farm
Trying to decide between Farmers and State Farm? They’re both heavy-hitters in the insurance industry. Farmers was established in 1928, and State Farm has been around since 1922.
Both providers offer vehicle and driver discounts, making car insurance more affordable. And both get a good grade from the Better Business Bureau: Farmers an A- and State Farm a B+.
They’re starting to sound quite similar, so how do you choose? Our side-by-side comparison of Farmers and State Farm gives you the information you need to make the decision.
|About the provider||Founded in 1922, State Farm ranks as one of the top companies where cars and homes are insured. State Farm stands by its customers by striving to offer the best products and prices. The company is no stranger to the Fortune 500 list.||“Serving America since 1928,” Farmers is one of the top names in car insurance with close to 20 million policies throughout all of America. With several different types of insurance to choose from, Farmers aims to ensure that customers have peace of mind with its award-winning Farmers Claim Services.|
|Price||Policy costs depend your personal situation. Visit State Farm for a quote based on your specific needs.||Policy costs depend your personal situation. Visit Farmers for a quote based on your specific needs.|
|States served||All 50 states||All 50 states|
|J.D. Power ratings**||3/5 on overall claims satisfaction||3/5 on overall claims satisfaction|
|Driver discounts||View driver discounts||View driver discounts|
|Vehicle discounts||View vehicle discounts||View vehicle discounts|
* Based on Better Business Bureau’s company rating
** Based on the 2016 U.S Auto Claims Satisfaction Study
State Farm and Farmers offer an equal amount of discounts, so your best bet is to keep your personal situation in mind when comparing. If you are looking for an anti-lock brake discount, Sate Farm doesn’t offer that one. But if you want a defensive driver discount, you’ll want to go with State Farm.