Mead Valley is located in a valley of the same name in the northeastern Temescal Mountains, south of the city of Riverside, California. Mead Valley is a census-designated place, which means it is a concentration of population defined by the United States Census Bureau for statistical purposes only. CDPs are populated areas that generally include one officially designated but currently unincorporated small community. The cost of living in Mead Valley is 21% lower than the California average, but still 8% higher than the national average. The median household income in Mead Valley is 22% lower than the national average, although future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 40.10%. The median home price in Mead Valley is 6% lower than the national average. Even so, living anywhere in California is pretty expensive, and it is important to save where you can, so check often for all the options for cheap car insurance Mead Valley has available.
The overall crime rate in Mead Valley is 67% higher than the national average. However, as of 2015, the number of total year over year crimes in Mead Valley has decreased by 35%. Police service for Mead Valley is provided by the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office, mainly through the Perris Sheriff’s Station. Because statistics often change, it is a good idea to check your auto insurance every 6 months to make sure you are getting the best rate, and all the discounts you qualify for.
Mead Valley Insurance Requirements
All California state residents are required to have the basic liability insurance coverage in the following limits:
- $5,000 of property damage liability per incident
- $15,000 of bodily injury liability per person
- $30,000 of bodily injury liability per incident
The minimum coverage may be all the law requires, but Mead Valley has a large population of higher income residents, and lots of traffic. This can put you at risk for more than what is covered by just liability. Car repairs and towing can quickly wipe out your savings, so consider adding these options for the best cheap car insurance Mead Valley can provide.
- Towing and labor
- Rental reimbursement
- Uninsured motorist bodily injury
Mead Valley Public Transportation
There is 1 airport and 8 Amtrak train stations within 30 miles of the Mead Valley city center. The number of people who carpool to work in Mead Valley is 88% higher than the national average, probably because the average travel time to work in Mead Valley is 40% higher than the national average. Carpooling is a great way to keep down the mileage on your car, and low mileage discounts can save you a significant amount on you auto insurance premiums.