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Massachusetts Congressional District 8

Industry Impact

  • 12,373 12,373 Total Auto Jobs in Congressional District
  • 1.7% 1.7% of Congressional District Workforce
  • $921.04M $921.04 Million Labor Income
  • $1.42B $1.42 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 42,398 42,398 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

  • $51.96M $51.96 Million in Total State Tax Revenue from Congressional District
  • $3M $3 Million in Corporate Profits Tax
  • $11M $11 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

600,608 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 267,962 (44.62%)
  • CUVs 166,007 (27.64%)
  • SUVs 62,576 (10.42%)
  • Pickups 65,331 (10.88%)
  • Vans/Minivans 38,733 (6.45%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 580,678 (96.68%)
  • Diesel 7,232 (1.20%)
  • Hybrid 10,740 (1.79%)
  • Electric 960 (0.16%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 999 (0.17%)
In District 8, the average age of vehicles is 9.6 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

42,398 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 11,173 (26.35%)
  • CUVs 19,700 (46.46%)
  • SUVs 4,806 (11.33%)
  • Pickups 4,883 (11.52%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,838 (4.34%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 40,523 (95.58%)
  • Diesel 382 (0.90%)
  • Hybrid 678 (1.60%)
  • Electric 452 (1.06%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 364 (0.86%)
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

  • $6.07 Billion Total Imports
  • $727.09 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $811.83 Million Total Imports
  • $45.20 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 470
  • Electric Charging Stations 82
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 2
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 6
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.

District 8 Consumers

  • $33,494 $33,494 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $90,323 $90,323 Median Household Income
  • $7,527 $7,527 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $510 $510 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 7% 7% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (64%)
  • Carpool to work (6%)
  • Take public transportation (17%)
  • Other (12%)
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%.

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