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James Burton Jr

Rating 5.0
Farmers Insurance Agent in Bakersfield, CA
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Contact Info


1309 S H St
Bakersfield, CA 93304

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Phone Numbers

(661) 836-1300(661) 836-1300
(661) 836-1400

Office Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Mon:9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tue:9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed:9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu:9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri:8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Farmers Insurance Agent in Bakersfield, CA

James Elroy Burton Jr
About Me

Rating 5.0

As your local Farmers® agent in Bakersfield, CA, I help customers like you identify the insurance coverage that best fits your needs. This process is straightforward and personalized to help make you smarter about insurance. I have the knowledge and experience to help you better understand your coverage options--whether that's auto, home, renters, business insurance and more.

Give me a call at (661) 836-1300 and I'll be happy to answer any questions you might have.

Languages Spoken: English

Years of Experience

I have over 13 years of experience as a Farmers Insurance agent.


MBA - Marketing Concentration, California State University, Bakersfield, BA - Sociology, California State University, Bakersfield, and East Bakersfield High School - 1989

Neighborhoods Served




CA License #: 0E35768

Insurance Products Offered

Auto Insurance
Home Insurance
Life Insurance1
Business Insurance
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As your personal agent, I believe in educating my customers about our products and giving them choices. Having worked in the insurance industry for 20 years, my well rounded experience will prove beneficial for my customers in selecting and protecting their assets. With a background in both Underwriting and Claims prior to becoming an Agent I know how insurance works from the beginning to the end and will be a resource for my customers to make sure their needs are met. I will keep you aware of Farmers® insurance products, available discounts², and make myself available to answer all your questions. It is my mission to help you develop the right plans to meet your insurance needs. Through dedication, knowledge and a tireless work ethic, I will be the agent who my customers want to send their friends and families to. I will always strive to protect my clients' assets and give them good sound advice and protection. My goal is to exceed all my customers' expectations! ²Discounts apply to selected coverages, perils and policy types. Eligibility and actual percentage of discounts vary.
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As a small business owner myself, I know you want to improve your small business every single day. Let's start with your Business Insurance policy. Is that the coverage you want? Come by my office and let's find out together.
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Recent Reviews for James Burton Jr

Rating 5.0
16 Customer Reviews
  • Rating 5.0
    James cares about his customers!!!
  • Rating 5.0
    James is a wonderful & knowledgeable agent. When I had questions regarding my quote for homeowners insurance, he and his staff responded right away and reviewed the coverage with me. I’m glad that I choose Farmers.
    Response from James
    Thank you for your confidence and positive review Rashonda. Our Agency prides itself on being a resource to our customers and I’m glad we were able to get all your questions answered.
  • Rating 5.0
    Excellent service, great knowledge of the job
  • Rating 5.0
    The best agent out there.
    Response from James
    Thank you for the awesome review. We are always here to help and pride ourselves on customer response and satisfaction.
  • Rating 5.0
    James always does a good job. I love his service. You call him and he gets right on it. He is very busy but there is a reason for this.
  • Rating 5.0
    James was very direct and to the point about the coverage I would be receiving. I thought the service was excellent.
    Response from James
    Thanks for the great review Brandon and trusting us to handle your insurance needs!!!
  • Rating 5.0
    It was a pleasure.
  • Rating 5.0
    James is the best !
  • Rating 5.0
    Exceptional customer service. The kind that we would have expected from our previous carrier for over 20 years. James was patient and thorough. He addressed all our concerns, presenting various options that were suitable to our needs. Our decision to chose Farmers was made easy because of him. Thank you-
  • Rating 5.0
    Douglas Granillo took the time to go over all my policies and we’ll explain everything....good job!!!
  • Rating 5.0
    We have been with Burton insurance for 3 years. James and crew have been more than accommodating, helping us with all of our vehicle needs, homeowner needs and even guided Us in the right direction for our business needs!
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  • Rating 5.0
    Very professional and excellent customer service.
  • Rating 5.0
    Caught james at closing on his way to a son's ballgame. He still took the time out to help me and answer all of my many Questions. Great Job James. Keep up the good work.
  • Rating 5.0
    Excellent customer service...second to none! Thank you very much.
  • Rating 5.0
    My experience was worth every minute! I love farmers insurance.
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