Our Mission

Hanford Insurance is a hometown agency providing personal, commercial and agribusiness insurance products. For over 160 years we have worked side-by-side with our communities to understand their needs and protect the lives and businesses they have built. We take pride in knowing our customers and providing friendly, personalized service.


These are the latest announcements and information related to Hanford Insurance and the communities we serve.

Two New Faces at Hanford Geneseo

Hanford Insurance Agency would like to introduce two new employees who have joined our Geneseo Office: Michelle Perkins and Kelly Storm. With them they bring 40+ years of combined insurance experience and can be reached at 309.944.5151. Please give a warm welcome to Michelle & Kelly! 

CUSTOMER APPRECIATION LUNCH! Thursday, May 25 from 11:30am – 1:30pm at all our locations! As a HUGE thank you to all of our customers and community – we invite you to stop by any Hanford Insurance Agency Office for our Customer Appreciation Lunch on Thursday, MAY 25 from 11:30am – 1:30pm at all Hanford Insurance […]

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Open House Saturday, Dec. 11th, 1-4pm

Saturday December 11th from 1-4pm, come explore our new facilities, enjoy some cookies & hot cocoa, and pick-up your complimentary ornament designed by the Geneseo High School Art Students!

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Runaway Lumber Prices 2021

There’s been a lot of chatter in the last year about the runaway lumber prices. It’s been reported that the price increase of lumber has added $36,000 to the price of a single-family home (www.forconstructionpros.com). As of July 2021, the prices of lumber have begun to decline, and forecasted to level off by mid 2022.  In […]