State Farm Insurance Review: Pros & Cons (August 2022)

State Farm earned 885 out of a possible 1,000 points in the J.D. Power 2022 U.S. Insurance Shopping StudySM, which polled customers to determine satisfaction with each stage of the shopping experience. That put the provider in first place for the large insurers category and the only company ahead of the segment average.

State Farm received a higher rating in the J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Auto Claims Satisfaction StudySM, with 892 out of a possible 1,000 points (the average was 880). The study considered responses from 7,345 auto insurance customers who had settled claims in the past six months.

When it comes to home insurance, State Farm scored far above the segment average in the J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Home Insurance StudySM. It ranked fifth with 835 points out of a possible 1,000.

State Farm makes it easy to manage your policy with its highly rated mobile app. The app has a customer review score of 4.7 out of 5.0 stars on Google Play based on over 103,000 State Farm insurance reviews and 4.8 out of 5.0 stars in the App Store based on more than 530,000 ratings. With the State Farm app, you can pay your bill, view ID cards, file a claim, request roadside assistance and more.

State Farm Customer Service and Complaints

According to the NAIC, State Farm accounted for about 10% of total car insurance complaints in 2021. Since the company has about 14% of the market share, it has fewer complaints for its size than average. In other words, most customers have a positive or neutral experience with the company’s service.

What Customers Say About State Farm

In January 2022, our team of experts conducted a car insurance survey in which we polled 1,000 respondents to learn more about the customer experience. We found that State Farm is the most popular car insurance provider, with 13% of respondents (133 people) stating that they had purchased coverage from the company. Additionally, 90% of the 133 State Farm policyholders reported they were happy with their car insurance coverage.