Can an insurance company double a homeowner's premium?

Question Details: Our insurer changed the fire classification from a 6 to a 10 so we went from 4k to 8k per year. They say it is because we are over 10 miles class 10 from a fire station staffed full time, vs under 5 miles class 5 from 2 volunteer stations that are staffed most of the time. This seems exorbitant and difficult to budget.

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