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State Farm® Insurance Agent

James Buss

(904) 375-2025
315 N Lake Ave
Lake Butler, FL 32054

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Office Info

Office Hours

Mon-Fri 9AM to 5PM

Closed Daily from 12AM - 1PM


315 N Lake Ave
Lake Butler, FL 32054



Welcome to the James Buss State Farm Insurance office of Lake Butler, Florida. We are YOUR home-town insurance agency with a highly trained team of locals that will always put our customers first. James is a family man with 4 amazing kids who loves to get involved in local outreach and give back to the community. He is a Union County and Clay County Chamber member that remains focused on helping families with relocation to the area. In his spare time he enjoys working with his horses, taking his wife and 4 kids camping, volunteering with his family, and exploring our beautiful country.

The James Buss Insurance office was established in Fleming Island, FL in clay county in 2018. In 2023 James decided it was time to get back to his original roots and moved his insurance office to the beautiful Lakeside Park of Lake Butler in Union County, Florida where he married his beautiful bride in 2010 and brought home his first of four children in 2011. He and his sons worked together remodeling the former restaurant at the Lake and turned it into a beautiful office space where customers can stop in for a cup of coffee and a beautiful, peaceful view of Lake Butler.

We proudly serve customers all across the state of Florida though many of our customers live in Lake Butler, Starke, Keystone, Hampton, Raiford, Providence ,Gainesville, Lake City, Liveoak, Jacksonville, Fleming Island, Orange Park, and Middleburg. If you're relocating to Florida, be sure to contact us. Our relocation team will make the move a smooth process for you. Our amazing team focuses on Auto Insurance, Homeowner’s Insurance, Renter’s Insurance, Umbrella Insurance, Rv and Boat Insurance, Life Insurance and Business Insurance throughout the entire state of Florida. Whatever you may be interested in learning more about, contact us for a Free, No-Obligation Insurance Quote.

Insurance and Financial Services is NOT one size fits all, which is why our team focuses on what’s most important- your needs and our relationship with you. We will work to understand who you are and what your goals are so that we can help you with a personalized plan insurance plan that fits YOUR specific needs.

Insurance Products Offered

Auto, Homeowners, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Business, Life, Health, Pet

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In a fast paced world, we need someone that has our back. The Buss Team is committed to helping our community find the most effective ways to insure families and small business.

The Buss Team is here for you! Amanda, Ricky, Todd, and Kaila help customers get personalized insurance plans that fit their specific needs. The Buss Team is all about making Lake Butler a better place for all! The whole team is laser focused on the needs of customers and giving accurate information to the public so people can make informed decisions. When discussing Auto, Home, Life, Health or financing your home and auto you can rest assured your dealing with a team that truly cares.

Amanda Buss State Farm Agent Team Member

Amanda Buss

Agent's Executive Assistant

Amanda is the agent's wife and our operations manager. She oversees the day to day of the office. A former 5th grade teacher, she still has a passion for learning and educating customers on all things insurance. Here are a few facts to help you get to know Amanda better:

Camping and Exploring the great outdoors with her family is her favorite thing to do!

Her favorite memory is taking a trip that involved seeing the Great Smokey Mts, Rocky Mts, Grand Canyon, Yellowstone National Park, and Bryce Canyon National Park all in within 2 weeks!

She graduated Summa cum laude from Summit University with her Bachelor of science degree

She loves to sing, play piano, and write songs with her family

Ricky Norman State Farm Agent Team Member

Ricky Norman

Office Manager

Ricky is our office manager. He was a chef for 12 years before starting this adventure so now he loves to serve home and auto for dinner.

Get to know Ricky better with the facts below:

Enjoy time with family, golf, and Florida Gator Football!

Management degree from FSCJ in 2012

Born and raised in Lawtey, FL

Just welcomed my first, beautiful baby Charlee into the world

Very active in my church, enjoys cooking, the Braves and Jax Jaguars

Available Positions
Please Note: This opportunity is about potential employment with an independent contractor agent who solicits applications for State Farm products and services, and does NOT result in employment with any of the State Farm Insurance Companies. The employment selection decision , terms and conditions of employment (such as compensation and benefits) are all determined solely by the independent contractor agent.