South Carolina Car Insurance

South Carolina car insurance laws require drivers to carry 25/50/25 in both liability and uninsured motorist coverage. Drivers are also required to carry proof of insurance with them while driving. Enter your ZIP code below to find the right South Carolina auto insurance coverage for you by comparing multiple quotes from local South Carolina car insurance companies at once.

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Laura Walker graduated college with a BS in Criminal Justice with a minor in Political Science. She married her husband and began working in the family insurance business in 2005. She became a licensed agent and wrote P&C business focusing on personal lines insurance for 10 years. Laura serviced existing business and wrote new business. She now uses her insurance background to help educate...

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UPDATED: Jul 16, 2021

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South Carolina Car Insurance Coverage

Minimum South Carolina Car Insurance Requirements
Bodily Injury Liability $25,000 / $50,000 Limit
Property Damage Liability $25,000 Limit
Uninsured/Underinsured Bodily Injury $25,000 / $50,000 Limit
Uninsured/Underinsured Property Liability $25,000 Limit

South Carolina Car Insurance Regulations & Required Coverage

Most Stolen Vehicles in South Carolina (2008)
Source: NICB
1. 1994 Honda Accord
2. 1997 Ford F150 Pickup
3. 1997 Ford Explorer
4. 1989 Chevrolet Caprice
5. 2007 Dodge Ram Pickup
6. 1996 Jeep Cherokee/Grand Cherokee
7. 1997 Ford Taurus
8. 1994 Honda Civic
9. 1997 Ford Ranger
10. 1995 Ford Crown Victoria

View the most stolen vehicles in South Carolina for other years or view the
most stolen vehicles in the U.S.

Important Contact Information

South Carolina Department of Insurance
Post Office Box 100105
Columbia, SC 29202
Phone: (803) 737-6160

South Carolina DMV
Post Office Box 1498
Blythewood, South Carolina 29016
Phone: (803) 896-5000

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