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Illinois Congressional District 7

Industry Impact

  • 2,716 2,716 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $552.68M $552.68 Million in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 17,021 17,021 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

309,337 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 163,875 (52.98%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 96,780 (31.29%)
  • Pickups 15,480 (5.00%)
  • Vans/Minivans 29,727 (9.61%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 299,203 (96.72%)
  • Diesel 2,917 (0.94%)
  • Hybrid 6,316 (2.04%)
  • Electric 405 (0.13%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 197 (0.06%)
In District 7, the average age of vehicles is 10.7 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

17,021 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 7,430 (43.65%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 8,016 (47.09%)
  • Pickups 670 (3.94%)
  • Vans/Minivans 905 (5.32%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 16,313 (95.84%)
  • Diesel 106 (0.62%)
  • Hybrid 433 (2.54%)
  • Electric 119 (0.70%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 50 (0.29%)
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

  • N/A Total Imports
  • N/A Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • N/A Total Imports
  • N/A 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 296
  • Electric Charging Stations 81
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 2
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 1
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 7 Consumers

  • $32,470 $32,470 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $51,346 $51,346 Median Household Income
  • $4,279 $4,279 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $591 $591 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 14% 14% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (50%)
  • Carpool to work (6%)
  • Take public transportation (26%)
  • Other (18%)
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 7 Automaker Facilities

60 Facilities
3,260 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 60 3,260
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 181 1,336
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 180 2,230
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 162 496
Auto Supply Stores 130 662
Gas Stations 296 2,227
Dealers (Special) 28 81
Property and Casualty Insurance 14 463
Car and Truck Rentals 148 20,653
Parking 363 5,740
Automotive Repair Shops 855 3,646
Carwashes And Other Service 299 1,712
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

Automaker Facilities In District 7

BMW Technology Corporation

Location Employees
A technology development company that specializes in building connected car services. Chicago 98

General Motors

Location Employees
Maven Chicago Chicago 5

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