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Autos Drive Louisiana Forward

Industry Impact

  • 79,874 79,874 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 3.0% 3.0% of State Workforce
  • $3.77B $3.77 Billion Labor Income
  • $7.51B $7.51 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 218,709 218,709 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

  • $672.18M $672.18 Million in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 6% 6% of State Tax Revenue
  • $382M $382 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $206M $206 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $64M $64 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $731.87M $731.87 Million in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $7M $7 Million in Corporate Profits Tax
  • $56M $56 Million State Income Taxes
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

3,779,281 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 1,437,660 (38.04%)
  • CUVs 559,560 (14.81%)
  • SUVs 473,450 (12.53%)
  • Pickups 1,158,827 (30.66%)
  • Vans/Minivans 149,784 (3.96%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 3,599,675 (95.25%)
  • Diesel 156,767 (4.15%)
  • Hybrid 20,841 (0.55%)
  • Electric 1,105 (0.03%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 893 (0.02%)
In Louisiana, the average age of vehicles is 11.3 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

218,709 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 62,893 (28.76%)
  • CUVs 63,325 (28.95%)
  • SUVs 23,793 (10.88%)
  • Pickups 61,037 (27.91%)
  • Vans/Minivans 7,661 (3.50%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 205,824 (94.11%)
  • Diesel 10,700 (4.89%)
  • Hybrid 1,572 (0.72%)
  • Electric 392 (0.18%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 221 (0.10%)
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

  • $2.11 Billion Total Imports
  • $1.39 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $715.76 Million Total Imports
  • $111.48 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 3,309
  • Electric Charging Stations 89
  • Biodiesel Stations 2
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 14
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 52
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.

Louisiana Consumers

  • $34,347 $34,347 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $46,145 $46,145 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $3,845 $3,845 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $523 $523 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 14% 14% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (83%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • Other (7%)
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 Louisiana

Toyota

LocationEmployees
Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service OfficeBaton Rouge 12

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