What's the Cost of Car Insurance in Honolulu?
Premiums in Hawaii, which sit under the national average by 31%, are known for being low-cost. While premiums in in Honolulu are also relatively low, it is still imperative to cut costs while insuring a vehicle. Review our ways to save on Honolulu car insurance and save money.
CAR INSURANCE COSTS: HONOLULU VS. STATE/US AVERAGES
|City Average||State Average||National Average|
Honolulu Car Insurance After an Accident or Moving Violation
By knowing which driving mishaps can make the expense of premiums spike, you can make better decisions and save money. Drivers with a DUI in Honolulu need to spend 3.4x more than the city average to insure their vehicle. Reckless driving will also bump your rates up, with average rates of $5,260. That is 385% higher than the city average! The amount of damage that results from an accident impacts insurance rates. When comparing rates for drivers with at-fault accidents in Honolulu, those with damages exceeding $2,000 pay $281 more than those with damages less than $1,000.
AVERAGE HONOLULU INSURANCE RATES AFTER A VIOLATION OR ACCIDENT
|Violation/Incident||Average Annual Premium|
|At-fault Accident (damages less than $1,000)||$1,208|
|At-fault Accident (damages greater than $2,000)||$1,489|
|Speeding Ticket (16-20 mph over speed limit)||$1,193|
Honolulu Car Insurance by Age Bracket
Teenage drivers are the ones who pay the most in car insurance premiums, with rates of $1,152 on average. When Honolulu drivers hit their 20s, therefore moving out of the teenage age bracket, they pay $68 less in premiums. You won't see a larger gap between any other age group. In Honolulu, turning 40 means a rise in premiums. Up until then, moving from one age group to the next means decreasing prices. Everybody loves to save money, and luckily for drivers in their 70s, they do just that! They have the lowest car insurance payments among any age group, with rates of $1,084/year. However, those in their 30s and 30s aren't paying that much more, with premiums of $1,084 and $1,084, respectively.
HONOLULU AUTO INSURANCE PREMIUMS BY DRIVER AGE
* Credit score, while used in other states, is considered discriminatory in Hawaii and is therefore not used as a rating factor when determining how much you'll pay for auto insurance.
* In Honolulu, neither gender nor marital status influence insurance rates.
What drives up car insurance rates in Honolulu?
Where you live in Honolulu affects your car insurance rates. Besides your driving history and credit score, where you live is one of the biggest contributing factors to the car insurance rates you'll pay. The reason? Crime, theft and uninsured motorists vary by zip code. So if you find yourself in a neighborhood that doesn’t play well with others, car insurance companies may consider you a high risk to insure, meaning: your rates could be higher than those of a pal who lives just around the block. And, unfortunately Honolulu is no exception to the rule. From zip code 96813 to 96818, premiums rise by 0 percent—that’s $4.
Expensive Honolulu Zip Codes: 96859, 96850, 96844, 96826, 96818
Cheap Honolulu Zip Codes: 96813, 96814, 96815, 96816, 96817
Honolulu Driving Conditions
Inclement weather goes hand in hand with wet brakes, slick roads & decreased visibility.
And that's not the worst of it. Each year there are more than 700,000 weather-related car accidents. In Honolulu, you can expect 170 rainy days with an annual rainfall of 41 inches. Honolulu is also known to experience tropical storms. You can check on the condition of the roads anytime here.
Rainy Days a Year
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Car Insurance Companies in Honolulu
Find Local Honolulu Agents
Risk Solution Partners, LLC
800 Bethel St. Suite 201 Honolulu, HI 96813
Jerry Hay, Inc.
650 Iwilei Rd. #206 Honolulu, HI 96817
Occidental Underwriters of HI, Ltd.
1163 S. Beretania St. Honolulu, HI 96814
TransPacific Insurance Group, LLC dba TransPac Insurance Services
3375 Koapaka St F-243 Honolulu, HI 96819
745 Fort Street Mall Ste 1000 Honolulu, HI 96813
Financial Benefits Insurance, Inc.
1513 Young St. Suite 201 Honolulu, HI 96826
Monarch Insurance Services
677 Ala Moana Blve Suite 500 Honolulu, HI 96813
680 Iwilei Rd #760 Honolulu, HI 96817
Business Insurance Services, Inc.
615 Piikoi St #1901 Honolulu, HI 96814
Insurance Associates, Inc.
800 Bethel St #200 Honolulu, HI 96813
Ocean Marine Insurance Agency
735 Bishop St #327 Honolulu, HI 96813
Hawaii Insurance Consultants
500 Ala Moana Blvd Honolulu, HI 96813
Hawaii USA Federal Credit Union
1226 College Walk Honolulu, HI 96817
Fujii Insurance Agency
1188 Bishop St #1202 Honolulu, HI 96813
Advantage Insurance Services
1580 Makaloa St Ste 1220 Honolulu, HI 96814
Cavanah Associates, Inc
1100 Alakea St, Ste 2600 Honolulu, HI 96813
Royal State Insurance - Commercial Dept.
819 S Beretania St Honolulu, HI 96813
Atlas Insurance Agency, Inc.
1132 Bishop St, Ste 1600 Honolulu, HI 96813
Loyalty Insurance Agency, Ltd.
45 No. King St. Ste. 601 Honolulu, HI 96817
Hawaiian General Insurance Agency
500 Ala Moana Blvd. Honolulu, HI 96813
Royal State Insurance
1163 S Beretania St Honolulu, HI 96814
Insurance Advantage, LLC
1314 S. King St. Ste 661 Honolulu, HI 96814
King & Neel Inc
1164 Bishop St #1710 Honolulu, HI 96813
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