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Massachusetts Congressional District 5

Industry Impact

  • 3,068 3,068 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.42B $1.42 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 43,421 43,421 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

545,416 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 273,049 (50.06%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 187,016 (34.29%)
  • Pickups 42,382 (7.77%)
  • Vans/Minivans 38,595 (7.08%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 521,089 (95.54%)
  • Diesel 7,038 (1.29%)
  • Hybrid 15,522 (2.85%)
  • Electric 743 (0.14%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 891 (0.16%)
In District 5, the average age of vehicles is 8.6 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.

New Purchases

43,421 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 15,598 (35.92%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 22,411 (51.61%)
  • Pickups 3,283 (7.56%)
  • Vans/Minivans 2,129 (4.90%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 41,214 (94.92%)
  • Diesel 368 (0.85%)
  • Hybrid 1,244 (2.86%)
  • Electric 262 (0.60%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 333 (0.77%)
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 416
  • Electric Charging Stations 39
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 2
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 0
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 5 Consumers

  • $32,726 $32,726 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $86,183 $86,183 Median Household Income
  • $7,182 $7,182 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $595 $595 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 8% 8% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (69%)
  • Carpool to work (7%)
  • Take public transportation (16%)
  • Other (8%)
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 5 Automaker Facilities

30 Facilities
2,344 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 30 2,344
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 230 2,733
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 241 4,807
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 158 597
Auto Supply Stores 162 1,007
Gas Stations 416 2,105
Dealers (Special) 40 89
Property and Casualty Insurance 9 89
Car and Truck Rentals 226 1,292
Parking 32 290
Automotive Repair Shops 1,247 4,496
Carwashes And Other Service 277 1,320
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

Automaker Facilities In District 5

Ford Motor Company

Location Employees
Boston Regional Office Southborough 16

General Motors

Location Employees
GM Financial -- Boston Branch Office Southborough 52

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