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Autos Drive Arkansas Forward

Industry Impact

  • 62,109 62,109 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 4.8% 4.8% of State Workforce
  • 18,434 18,434 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $4.66B $4.66 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 142,427 142,427 Total New Car Sales
Center For Automotive Research, “Contribution of the Automotive Industry,” published January 2015; Employer figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet; Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Tax Revenue

  • $1.07B $1.07 Billion in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 12% 12% of State Tax Revenue
  • $239M $239 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $131M $131 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $45M $45 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $623.00M $623.00 Million in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $11M $11 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $20M $20 Million Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

2,597,845 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 902,914 (34.76%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 665,796 (25.63%)
  • Pickups 821,191 (31.61%)
  • Vans/Minivans 127,723 (4.92%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 2,478,448 (95.40%)
  • Diesel 98,911 (3.81%)
  • Hybrid 18,632 (0.72%)
  • Electric 197 (0.01%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 445 (0.02%)
In Arkansas, the average age of vehicles is 12.3 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2016.

Sales

142,427 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 44,160 (31.01%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 54,964 (38.59%)
  • Pickups 38,347 (26.92%)
  • Vans/Minivans 4,956 (3.48%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 133,936 (94.04%)
  • Diesel 6,629 (4.65%)
  • Hybrid 1,712 (1.20%)
  • Electric 45 (0.03%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 94 (0.07%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $47,566 Total Imports
  • $217,262 Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $6,698 Total Imports
  • $7,902 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 2,075
  • Electric Charging Stations 45
  • Biodiesel Stations 2
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 13
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 46
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of 10/11/16.

Arkansas Consumers

  • $32,749 $32,749 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $41,995 $41,995 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $3,500 $3,500 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $596 $596 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 17% 17% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (85%)
  • Carpool to work (11%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • Other (3%)
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%.

Arkansas Automaker Facilities

212 Facilities
8,302 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 212 8,302
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 1,383 9,015
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 1,639 20,393
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 2,784 7,172
Auto Supply Stores 1,561 7,611
Gas Stations 2,075 12,106
Dealers (Special) 344 969
Property and Casualty Insurance 17 90
Car and Truck Rentals 785 3,393
Parking 58 358
Automotive Repair Shops 6,123 17,026
Carwashes And Other Service 1,453 4,704
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet.

Automaker Facilities In Arkansas

Toyota

Location Employees
Hino Motors Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc. Marion 773

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