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Autos Drive Louisiana Forward

Industry Impact

  • 84,234 84,234 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 3.9% 3.9% of State Workforce
  • 23,621 23,621 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $7.33B $7.33 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 223,092 223,092 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

  • $1.15B $1.15 Billion in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 12% 12% of State Tax Revenue
  • $229M $229 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $125M $125 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $46M $46 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $701.00M $701.00 Million in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $17M $17 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $29M $29 Million Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

3,769,566 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 1,433,933 (38.04%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 957,695 (25.41%)
  • Pickups 1,155,287 (30.65%)
  • Vans/Minivans 158,605 (4.21%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 3,596,035 (95.40%)
  • Diesel 152,479 (4.05%)
  • Hybrid 18,354 (0.49%)
  • Electric 599 (0.02%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 526 (0.01%)
In Louisiana, the average age of vehicles is 10.8 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

223,092 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 79,830 (35.78%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 81,108 (36.36%)
  • Pickups 55,163 (24.73%)
  • Vans/Minivans 6,991 (3.13%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 211,370 (94.75%)
  • Diesel 10,042 (4.50%)
  • Hybrid 1,386 (0.62%)
  • Electric 124 (0.06%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 164 (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

  • $1.32 Billion Total Imports
  • $1.57 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $148.70 Million Total Imports
  • $111.91 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 3,309
  • Electric Charging Stations 60
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 14
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 35
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.

Louisiana Consumers

  • $32,841 $32,841 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $45,727 $45,727 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $3,811 $3,811 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $597 $597 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 16% 16% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (85%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (2%)
  • Other (4%)
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%.

Louisiana Automaker Facilities

178 Facilities
4,634 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 178 4,634
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 1,646 9,473
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 1,700 31,167
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 2,145 5,546
Auto Supply Stores 2,181 11,521
Gas Stations 3,309 29,077
Dealers (Special) 430 1,155
Property and Casualty Insurance 61 419
Car and Truck Rentals 1,175 6,182
Parking 110 1,835
Automotive Repair Shops 8,306 27,032
Carwashes And Other Service 2,380 9,477
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet.

Automaker Facilities In Louisiana

Toyota

Location Employees
Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service Office Baton Rouge 12

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