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Alabama Congressional District 6

Industry Impact

  • 3,578 3,578 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.16B $1.16 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 35,112 35,112 Total New Car Sales
Employer figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder; Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit and USgeocoder, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Registrations

691,002 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 279,517 (40.45%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 191,731 (27.75%)
  • Pickups 162,837 (23.57%)
  • Vans/Minivans 36,236 (5.24%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 667,034 (96.53%)
  • Diesel 17,706 (2.56%)
  • Hybrid 5,733 (0.83%)
  • Electric 145 (0.02%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 198 (0.03%)
In District 6, the average age of vehicles is 12.0 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.
Figures as of December 31, 2016, and were compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit and USgeocoder.

Sales

35,112 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 12,693 (36.15%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 14,350 (40.87%)
  • Pickups 6,488 (18.48%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,581 (4.50%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 33,652 (95.84%)
  • Diesel 968 (2.76%)
  • Hybrid 419 (1.19%)
  • Electric 27 (0.08%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 46 (0.13%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit and USgeocoder, and represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $29.33 Million Total Imports
  • $1.31 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $7.82 Million Total Imports
  • $19,798 Total Exports
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by USA Trade Online, figures represent port activity over the past decade and between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 495
  • Electric Charging Stations 9
  • Biodiesel Stations 1
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 2
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 14
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Data Center and USgeocoder, figures represent fueling stations as of 10/11/16.

District 6 Consumers

  • $32,909 $32,909 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $61,524 $61,524 Median Household Income
  • $5,127 $5,127 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $599 $599 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 12% 12% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (88%)
  • Carpool to work (11%)
  • Take public transportation (0%)
  • Other (2%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2015 and Federal Reserve BAnk of St. Louis. Median Monthly New Car Payment computed for a 48-month loan based on MSRP with 20% down and an APR of 4.35%.

District 6 Automaker Facilities

36 Facilities
398 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 36 398
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 256 1,432
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 292 4,152
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 334 1,271
Auto Supply Stores 386 1,918
Gas Stations 495 2,830
Dealers (Special) 77 186
Property and Casualty Insurance 17 350
Car and Truck Rentals 166 724
Parking 9 60
Automotive Repair Shops 1,145 3,345
Carwashes And Other Service 365 1,862
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

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