Goosehead Insurance

Goosehead Insurance

Property and casualty insurance
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#62 Ranked #129 last year
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Initial investment
$42K - $117K
Units as of 2021
1,072 214.4% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Goosehead Insurance

Founded
2003
Leadership
Mark Jones, Chairman & CEO
Ticker Symbol
GSHD

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2011 (10 years)
# of employees at HQ
841
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

# of Units
1,072 (as of 2021)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
1500 Solana Blvd., #4500
Westlake, TX 76262

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Goosehead Insurance franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$25,000 - $60,000
Initial Investment
$41,500 - $116,500
Royalty Fee
20-50%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

In-House Financing
Goosehead Insurance offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

Classroom Training
86 hours
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
1
Are exclusive territories available?
No

Franchise 500 Ranking History

Compare where Goosehead Insurance landed on this year’s Franchise 500 Ranking versus previous years.

Additional Rankings

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Ranked #62

Franchise 500 Ranking

Ranked #11

Fastest-Growing Franchises

Ranked #4

Fastest-Growing Franchises (U.S. & Canada)

Ranked #5

Top Franchises for Less Than $50,000

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Updated: February 8th, 2021