19,216 Total Auto Jobs in State
2.7% of State Workforce
7,453 Total Auto-Related Employers
$1.98 Billion in Total 2017 Car Sales
62,810 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.
$545.00 Million in Total State Tax Revenue
14% of State Tax Revenue
$104 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
$57 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
$19 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
$357.00 Million in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
$6 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
$3 Million Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015
In Maine, the average age of vehicles is 11.3 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.
Plug-In Hybrid 340
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
- $209.81 Million Total Imports
- $745.12 Million Total Exports
Economic Activity From 2017
- $33.61 Million Total Imports
- $53.43 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, 2017 - December 31, 2017.
Gasoline Stations 774
Electric Charging Stations 119
Biodiesel Stations 2
Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
Hydrogen Stations 0
Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 11
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.
$31,556 Average MSRP Per New Car
National Average $31,696
$53,079 Median Household Income
National Average $56,516
$4,423 Median Monthly Household Income
National Average $4,710
$577 Median Monthly New Car Payment
National Average $576
13% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
National Average 12%
Drive alone to work (79%)
Carpool to work (9%)
Take public transportation (1%)
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 %.
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