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Illinois Congressional District 8

Industry Impact

  • 3,345 3,345 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $2.18B $2.18 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 73,212 73,212 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

696,483 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 349,395 (50.17%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 211,897 (30.42%)
  • Pickups 57,734 (8.29%)
  • Vans/Minivans 71,369 (10.25%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 674,755 (96.88%)
  • Diesel 11,406 (1.64%)
  • Hybrid 9,281 (1.33%)
  • Electric 338 (0.05%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 395 (0.06%)
In District 8, the average age of vehicles is 9.5 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

73,212 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 27,474 (37.53%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 33,017 (45.10%)
  • Pickups 5,085 (6.95%)
  • Vans/Minivans 7,636 (10.43%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 71,146 (97.18%)
  • Diesel 738 (1.01%)
  • Hybrid 1,181 (1.61%)
  • Electric 75 (0.10%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 72 (0.10%)
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 346
  • Electric Charging Stations 30
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 2
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 8 Consumers

  • $29,802 $29,802 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $67,079 $67,079 Median Household Income
  • $5,590 $5,590 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $542 $542 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 10% 10% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (82%)
  • Carpool to work (11%)
  • Take public transportation (4%)
  • 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%.

District 8 Automaker Facilities

80 Facilities
2,298 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 80 2,298
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 318 3,242
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 240 6,532
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 122 565
Auto Supply Stores 239 2,177
Gas Stations 346 1,869
Dealers (Special) 55 161
Property and Casualty Insurance 7 138
Car and Truck Rentals 215 1,274
Parking 9 36
Automotive Repair Shops 1,325 5,992
Carwashes And Other Service 389 1,957
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

Automaker Facilities In District 8

BMW of North America, LLC

Location Employees
Regional sales and training offices Schaumberg 59

Mazda

Location Employees
Midwest Region Oakbrook Terrace 41
Midwest Training Center Schaumburg 1

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

Location Employees
Central Region Carol Stream 9
Chicago PDC Carol Stream 36
Field Central Region Carol Stream 37
Chicago Training Center Itsaca 11

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