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Autos Drive Illinois Forward

Industry Impact

  • 262,423 262,423 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 3.3% 3.3% of State Workforce
  • $15.90B $15.90 Billion Labor Income
  • $20.15B $20.15 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 616,104 616,104 Total New Car Sales
Multi-industry contribution analysis of the economic impact of automotive manufacturing, selling, repairing, renting, and additional maintenance modeled using IMPLAN economic analysis data software, 2017 data year; compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Tax Revenue

  • $1.69B $1.69 Billion in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 4% 4% of State Tax Revenue
  • $1B $1 Billion in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $729M $729 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $282M $282 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $3.19B $3.19 Billion in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $91M $91 Million in Corporate Profits Tax
  • $282M $282 Million Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Multi-industry contribution analysis of the economic impact of automotive manufacturing, selling, repairing, renting, and additional maintenance modeled using IMPLAN economic analysis data software, 2017 data year.

Registrations

10,641,237 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 4,782,850 (44.95%)
  • CUVs 2,404,197 (22.59%)
  • SUVs 1,113,567 (10.46%)
  • Pickups 1,470,167 (13.82%)
  • Vans/Minivans 870,456 (8.18%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 10,233,912 (96.17%)
  • Diesel 211,688 (1.99%)
  • Hybrid 172,969 (1.63%)
  • Electric 12,422 (0.12%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 10,246 (0.10%)
In Illinois, the average age of vehicles is 10.9 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.6 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

New Purchases

616,104 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 185,752 (30.15%)
  • CUVs 266,322 (43.23%)
  • SUVs 51,886 (8.42%)
  • Pickups 72,414 (11.75%)
  • Vans/Minivans 39,730 (6.45%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 584,716 (94.91%)
  • Diesel 10,185 (1.65%)
  • Hybrid 13,846 (2.25%)
  • Electric 5,428 (0.88%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 1,929 (0.31%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $13.52 Billion Total Imports
  • $4.67 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $1.86 Billion Total Imports
  • $664.88 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, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 7,036
  • Electric Charging Stations 483
  • Biodiesel Stations 11
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 18
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 99
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of April 9, 2019.

Illinois Consumers

  • $32,707 $32,707 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $62,992 $62,992 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $5,249 $5,249 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $498 $498 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 (73%)
  • Carpool to work (8%)
  • Take public transportation (10%)
  • Other (10%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2017 and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Median Monthly New Car Payment computed for a 60-month loan based on MSRP with 20% down and an APR of 5.36%.

Automaker Facilities In Illinois

BMW of North America, LLC

LocationEmployees
Parts Distribution CenterMinooka 79
Regional sales and training officesSchaumberg 74

FCA US LLC

LocationEmployees
Belvidere Assembly PlantBelvidere 5,464
Midwest Business CenterLisle 69
Chicago Parts Distribution CenterNaperville 74

Ford Motor Company

LocationEmployees
Chicago Assembly PlantChicago 4,239
Chicago High Velocity CenterChicago 27
Chicago Stamping PlantChicago Heights 1,335
Chicago Regional OfficeDowners Grove 75

General Motors

LocationEmployees
Customer Care & Aftersales - ChicagoBolingbrook 96
Commercial Office Building - NapervilleNaperville 162
GM Financial Branch Office - West NapervilleWest Naperville 58

Mazda

LocationEmployees
Chicago PDC/RDC (CH)Aurora 1
Midwest RegionOakbrook Terrace 41
Midwest Training CenterSchaumburg 1

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

LocationEmployees
Central RegionCarol Stream 9
Chicago PDCCarol Stream 36
Chicago Training CenterItsaca 12
Chicago National PDCWood Dale 64

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.

LocationEmployees
Manufacturing/R&DNormal 9

Porsche

LocationEmployees
PCNA - LisleLisle 0

Toyota

LocationEmployees
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. Parts Distribution CenterAurora 77
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. Regional OfficeAurora 79
Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service OfficeDowners Grove 37
Lexus Division Area Office - CentralNaperville 49

Volkswagen Group Of America

LocationEmployees
VCI Service CenterLibertyville 665

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