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“The Harper Agency has handled all our insurance needs for almost 40 years. They have managed to affordably keep my family on the road through teenage daughters and the occasional speeding ticket.”

-Dennis E. Thaxton, Charlotte NC


“The extensive research our agent did brought us a great policy for our home and vehicles with rates considerably cheaper than our previous carrier, whom we had been with for decades… ”

-Pat & CB Greenwood, Winston-Salem, NC


“The Harper Agency has provided our insurance for over 30 years. They have extensive knowledge and thoroughly research to find the most beneficial coverage options for our company… ”

-Lindley Mills, Inc., Graham, NC


“The level of service and support that we receive from the Winfred C. Harper Insurance agency is unparalleled. They have a high level of expertise with insuring and servicing Commercial Accounts… ”

-Patrick Medlin, High Point, NC


Welcome to Lester Insurance and The Harper Agency, Your Dedicated Local Insurance Agencies in North Carolina & Virginia!
For over 65 years The Harper Agency has been proudly writing flexible and affordable insurance policies for our neighbors in Burlington and throughout North Carolina. We are an independent agency, family owned and operated, and focused on providing only high-quality coverage and service to all of our clients. Our first customer in 1949 needed auto insurance for a 1937 Chevy – and each client we partner with is just as satisfied to this day!

Coverage Options and Trusted Service
As a longstanding member of our community, we have long been dedicated to providing our clients with options that fit their needs and service that they can rely on. The Harper Agency is happy to partner with you to write you a customized personal insurance policy for auto insurance, homeowners insurance, and other personal coverage needs.

For our business clients, we are happy to provide commercial insurance coverage options that go beyond just standard liability and benefits plans. We also offer daycare insurance, church insurance, workers’ compensation, and countless other products for your company to get its coverage needs met, no matter how unique they may seem.

A North Carolina Tradition and Beacon in the Community
At The Harper Agency we pride ourselves on upholding a long tradition of good old-fashioned customer service. From Burlington to High Point to Raleigh, we are proud to offer personal and commercial insurance solutions to our clients throughout North Carolina, protecting families and businesses for many years to come. Whatever your need, our agents are dedicated to finding you the best possible insurance coverage and rates that meet your goals and fit your budget!

Nearly all of our close-knit family of agents has at least 25 years of insurance experience to offer you. Through the years we have set extremely high standards for the level of service we provide, whether we’re helping you insure your car, home, growing business, or anything in between. We have your solution, and we’re ready to provide it. And, as always, The Harper Agency is happy to provide you with quotes for any of our coverage options – all you have to do is reach out to us!

Interested in learning more? Find the quality coverage and customer service another company cannot provide when you partner with us, an independent agency. Contact the agents at The Harper Agency’s Burlington, NC office by calling 800-257-0032 or filling out the online quote form today!

In North Carolina Contact:

The Harper Agency

1037 S. Main Street, PO Box 1867

Burlington, NC  27216

Phone  (336) 227-4271



In Virginia Contact:

Lester Insurance, LLC

PO Box 968

Wytheville, VA  24382

(276) 663-1568