New Orleans residents in the Bywater and Lower Ninth Ward pay some of the highest auto insurance rates in the country, according to, an online rate comparison site.

Residents of the 70117 zip code pay the fifth-highest rates in the country. The comparison looked at full-coverage rates for a 2014 Honda Accod in 33,410 zip codes.

The cost in 70117, $2,542 or 53 percent more than the state average cost.

The most expensive rates were in Detroit, $5,109; Brooklyn, $3,877; Philadelphia, $2,760; and Providence, Rhode Island, $2,749.

Residents of Green Springs, Ohio, had the cheapest rates at $647 a year.