Scottsdale Auto Insurance Information

Scottsdale Insurance

Scottsdale Insurance

Scottsdale’s Car Accident History

One thing that affects your Scottsdale car insurance rates is the geographic area that you live and drive in.

In Scottsdale, there were 16 fatal car accidents in 2008.  These accidents involved 23 vehicles, and 7 of these accidents were caused by drunk drivers.  There were 35 people involved in these accidents and 2 pedestrians.  Scottsdale falls below the Arizona State average of fatal accidents per 100,000 population.

How much do Scottsdale Residents Drive?

Scottsdale residents drive their cars frequently.  A majority of residents drive alone to work (80%), 8% carpool, 1% take public transit, and 8% work from home.  The average commute time to work is 27 minutes (USA average = 27.4 minutes).

Even though very few people rely on public transit, it is available regularly.  Valley Metro provides a frequent service throughout the city of Scottsdale.

In Scottsdale, 3.8% of households do not own a car.  40.3% own 1 car, 42.3% own 2 cars, and 13.6% own 3 cars or more.

To find out exactly what you would have to pay for auto insurance in Scottsdale, please fill out one of our free online Arizona auto insurance quote forms.