GJ Garton Insurance Agency is your trusted independent insurance agency in Edgewood, KY, West Virginia and the surrounding states.

Your family, your business and your possessions are all important to you, but you may not know how to best protect them. We have the experience to navigate the unique risks you face, serving as your insurance advisor.

What Sets Us Apart


As an independent insurance agency we have great relationships with many well-known, reputable insurance companies, giving you the power of choice.


Our insurance advisors have years of experience in the insurance industry and serve as your advocate from selecting coverage through filing a claim.


Our insurance advisors have a strong passion for insurance and protecting what you value most in business and in life. We treat our customers like family.

Established in 1958, GJ Garton Insurance has been providing quality insurance products to West Virginia and the surrounding states for over fifty years. We are an independent insurance agency specializing in Home InsuranceAuto InsuranceBusiness Insurance and Employee Benefits, located in Edgewood, KY, with offices throughout West Virginia in Weston, Grantsville and Parsons. We work with a wide variety of individuals and businesses throughout Kentucky, West Virginia, and the surrounding states of Pennsylvania, Ohio, Virginia, Maryland, Kentucky and Indiana.

Being independent means that we do not work for an insurance company; we work for you. We work on your side when you have a loss, and follow through to see that you get fair, prompt payment and service. We represent a carefully selected group of financially strong, reputable insurance companies, enabling us to offer you the best coverage at the most competitive price.

Our insurance advisors make it their business to know your world inside and out and they are there to help you through all the changes in your life and your business. Whether you’re going from renting an apartment to buying a home, adding a partner to your business, getting married, renovating your home or adding a teen driver to your auto policy – whatever you need, we’ve got you covered.

Our Bragging Rights

2017 – Recipient

of the Giving Network Agency of the Year Award from Erie

Multi-Year Award Winner

Recipient of The Best Practices Award
At GJ Garton Insurance Agency, our mission is very simple. We strive to provide a true, concierge client experience which is unique in the insurance industry. We give clients the power of choice from top-rated national and regional insurance carriers. We offer comprehensive insurance solutions in Edgewood, KY, West Virginia and the surrounding states.