Country-Wide Insurance Company

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Country-Wide Insurance Company
FoundedDecember 23, 1963; 55 years ago (1963-12-23)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Area served
New York City
Key people
Michael D. Jaffe: Chairman and President
ProductsAuto Insurance

Country-Wide Insurance Company is a New York auto insurance company which is family-owned. All of Country-Wide’s agents, representatives, underwriters and adjusters live in the tri-state area in or contiguous to New York City.[1]


Country-Wide Insurance Company was incorporated in New York on December 23, 1963. It has been licensed to write property and casualty business insurance since April 15, 1964.[2] During a twenty-year time period Country-Wide grew from 35 employees to over 300.[1]


Country-Wide is a family-owned and operated business which primarily provides private passenger and commercial auto insurance to residents of New York City, the boroughs, and Long Island. The majority of the company’s business consists of smaller limits policies which comply with basic, minimum coverage required by New York State law.[2]

Michael D. Jaffe is the Chairman and President.[1][3]

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  1. ^ a b c "HISTORY OF COUNTRY-WIDE INSURANCE". Country-Wide Insurance. Archived from the original on 2015-06-01. Retrieved 7 July 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Report on Examination of the Country-Wide Insurance Company as of September 30, 2008" (PDF). 4 January 2011. Retrieved 7 July 2016.
  3. ^ "Company Overview of Country-Wide Insurance Co". Bloomberg. 10 July 2016. Retrieved 10 July 2016.