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Autos Drive Maryland Forward

Industry Impact

  • 82,639 82,639 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 2.7% 2.7% of State Workforce
  • 25,946 25,946 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $10.47B $10.47 Billion in Total 2017 Car Sales
  • 330,140 330,140 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, 2017 - December 31, 2017.

Tax Revenue

  • $2.21B $2.21 Billion in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 12% 12% of State Tax Revenue
  • $479M $479 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $263M $263 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $97M $97 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $1.23B $1.23 Billion in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $25M $25 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $121M $121 Million Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

4,921,662 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 2,438,451 (49.55%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 1,395,020 (28.34%)
  • Pickups 616,761 (12.53%)
  • Vans/Minivans 374,107 (7.60%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 4,688,928 (95.27%)
  • Diesel 112,232 (2.28%)
  • Hybrid 90,244 (1.83%)
  • Electric 4,430 (0.09%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 7,704 (0.16%)
In Maryland, the average age of vehicles is 10.6 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Hedges & Co as of December 31, 2017.

Sales

330,140 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 128,749 (39.00%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 137,341 (41.60%)
  • Pickups 37,527 (11.37%)
  • Vans/Minivans 23,113 (7.00%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 312,755 (94.73%)
  • Diesel 5,824 (1.76%)
  • Hybrid 8,298 (2.51%)
  • Electric 1,455 (0.44%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 1,799 (0.54%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2017.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $100.50 Billion Total Imports
  • $46.37 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2017

  • $14.39 Billion Total Imports
  • $4.14 Billion 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, 2017 - December 31, 2017.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 2,836
  • Electric Charging Stations 503
  • Biodiesel Stations 3
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 8
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 31
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of May 9, 2018.

Maryland Consumers

  • $31,712 $31,712 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $78,945 $78,945 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $6,579 $6,579 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $580 $580 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 9% 9% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (74%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (9%)
  • Other (9%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2016 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 4.61 %.

Maryland Automaker Facilities

205 Facilities
10,425 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 205 10,425
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 1,747 13,072
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 1,881 39,831
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 1,448 5,664
Auto Supply Stores 1,758 11,166
Gas Stations 2,836 18,618
Dealers (Special) 536 1,352
Property and Casualty Insurance 59 675
Car and Truck Rentals 1,588 12,293
Parking 298 3,160
Automotive Repair Shops 9,972 35,396
Carwashes And Other Service 3,618 13,895
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet.

Automaker Facilities In Maryland

BMW of North America, LLC

Location Employees
Vehicle Distribution Center Baltimore 36

FCA US LLC

Location Employees
Mid-Atlantic Business Center Columbia 69

General Motors

Location Employees
Maven Baltimore Office Baltimore 3
Baltimore Powertrain - GM Global Propulsion Systems White Marsh 315

Mazda

Location Employees
Port Baltimore Baltimore 2

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

Location Employees
Baltimore VPC Baltimore 74

Toyota

Location Employees
Central Atlantic Toyota Distributor Glen Burnie 119
Central Atlantic Toyota Distributor Parts Distribution Center Glen Burnie 76
Financial Services District Sales and Service Office Owings Mills 489

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