Uninsured drivers in Nevada
A 2011 report from the Insurance Research Council estimated that 13 percent of Nevada drivers were uninsured in 2009, which was on par with the national average.
Uninsured motorist coverage offers financial protection from the uninsured.
Car theft and Nevada
In 2010, the majority of car thefts in Nevada occurred in the Las Vegas area: 8,627 to be exact. Las Vegas also had the 17th-highest theft rate in the nation.
The 10 most stolen cars in Nevada, per the National Insurance Crime Bureau, were:
- 1994 Honda Accord
- 1995 Honda Civic
- 1990 Toyota Camry
- 1994 Nissan Sentra
- 1999 Chevrolet Pickup (full-size)
- 1997 Nissan Altima
- 2003 Dodge Ram
- 1997 Ford F150 Series Pickup
- 1995 Acura Integra
- 1995 Saturn SL
Living in a ZIP Code with frequent car thefts could impact your Nevada car insurance rates.
Don't worry, though: from driving safely to paying your premium on time, there are plenty of ways take control of your policy and keep your Nevada car insurance rates in check.
Comprehensive coverage, which is optional unless your loan or leasing agent requires it, can help pay to replace a stolen car.