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Autos Drive District Of Columbia Forward

Industry Impact

  • 10,534 10,534 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 2.8% 2.8% of State Workforce
  • 1,919 1,919 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.23B $1.23 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 38,900 38,900 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

  • $ $ in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 0% 0% of State Tax Revenue
  • $ $ in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $ $ in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $ $ in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $ $ in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $ $ in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $ $ Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

340,342 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 207,709 (61.03%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 82,743 (24.31%)
  • Pickups 13,160 (3.87%)
  • Vans/Minivans 19,683 (5.78%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 323,419 (95.03%)
  • Diesel 4,224 (1.24%)
  • Hybrid 11,410 (3.35%)
  • Electric 520 (0.15%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 527 (0.15%)
In District Of Columbia, the average age of vehicles is 12.4 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

38,900 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 14,951 (38.43%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 10,740 (27.61%)
  • Pickups 6,421 (16.51%)
  • Vans/Minivans 6,788 (17.45%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 37,065 (95.28%)
  • Diesel 492 (1.26%)
  • Hybrid 930 (2.39%)
  • Electric 237 (0.61%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 169 (0.43%)
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

  • $686.36 Million Total Imports
  • $357.87 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $52.91 Million Total Imports
  • $27.37 Million 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 216
  • Electric Charging Stations 94
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 0
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.

District Of Columbia Consumers

  • $31,597 $31,597 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $75,628 $75,628 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $6,302 $6,302 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $575 $575 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 9% 9% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (36%)
  • Carpool to work (6%)
  • Take public transportation (38%)
  • Other (21%)
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 Of Columbia Automaker Facilities

16 Facilities
78 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 16 78
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 102 479
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 88 761
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 188 613
Auto Supply Stores 85 421
Gas Stations 216 1,261
Dealers (Special) 18 40
Property and Casualty Insurance 6 18
Car and Truck Rentals 109 2,593
Parking 247 4,111
Automotive Repair Shops 548 1,872
Carwashes And Other Service 296 1,078
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet.

Automaker Facilities In District Of Columbia

BMW Group

Location Employees
Government Affairs Representative Office Washington, DC and Security Sales Washington 6

Ford Motor Company

Location Employees
Washington Affairs Washington 22

General Motors

Location Employees
GM Office, One Republic Square - Washington, DC Washington 32

Mazda

Location Employees
Washington Office Washington 6

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

Location Employees
car2go Washington 2
Daimler North America Corporation Washington DC 9

Toyota

Location Employees
Toyota Motor North America Washington 40

Volkswagen Group Of America

Location Employees
Government Affairs Washington 10

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