LEADING WRITERS OF HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE IN CALIFORNIA BY DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2011 (1)
Rank Company/group Direct premiums written ($000) Market share
1 State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance $1,515,373 21.9%
2 Farmers Insurance Group of Companies 1,149,383 16.6
3 Allstate Corp.  636,649 9.2
4 AAA Northern CA NV & Utah Insurance 453,220 6.6
5 Liberty Mutual 365,996 5.3
6 Auto Club Exchange Group 351,310 5.1
7 USAA Insurance Group 351,217 5.1
8 Travelers Companies Inc. 256,290 3.7
9 Nationwide Mutual Group 254,248 3.7
10 Mercury General Corp. 222,576 3.2

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.

Source: SNL Financial LC.