Car insurance in South Carolina is $67 per month for minimum coverage and $195 per month for full coverage, on average. The cheapest insurance companies in South Carolina are American National, Geico and Auto-Owners, and getting quotes from several companies can help you find the best deal.
Average Cost of Car Insurance in South Carolina by Category
- Clean driving record: $67 per month
- After an at-fault accident: $112 per month
- Driver with poor credit: $112 per month
- Teen driver: $181 per month
- After a DUI: $113 per month
The average cost of car insurance in South Carolina is 11% higher than the national average auto insurance premium, and South Carolina ranks 37 out of 50 for the most affordable car insurance rates in the U.S.. There are several factors that affect how much you’ll pay for car insurance in South Carolina, including your driving record, age, location, the amount of coverage that you purchase, and the insurance company you buy it from.
Finally, it’s worth noting that car insurance premiums in South Carolina are average, compared to the cost of coverage in neighboring states like North Carolina and Georgia. You can find more details in the table below.
Cost of Car Insurance in South Carolina vs. Neighboring States
Note: Rates are an approximation based on a driver in South Carolina with minimum coverage. Actual rates will vary.
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