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Autos Drive Minnesota Forward

Industry Impact

  • 110,378 110,378 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 3.7% 3.7% of State Workforce
  • 24,110 24,110 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $8.29B $8.29 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 259,483 259,483 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, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Tax Revenue

  • $2.34B $2.34 Billion in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 11% 11% of State Tax Revenue
  • $379M $379 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $208M $208 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $82M $82 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $1.57B $1.57 Billion in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $25M $25 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $70M $70 Million Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

4,988,150 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 2,031,229 (40.72%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 1,417,426 (28.42%)
  • Pickups 994,703 (19.94%)
  • Vans/Minivans 413,203 (8.28%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 4,778,948 (95.81%)
  • Diesel 141,833 (2.84%)
  • Hybrid 61,109 (1.23%)
  • Electric 1,758 (0.04%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 2,557 (0.05%)
In Minnesota, the average age of vehicles is 11.6 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2016.

Sales

259,483 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 74,742 (28.80%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 114,656 (44.19%)
  • Pickups 53,462 (20.60%)
  • Vans/Minivans 16,623 (6.41%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 246,461 (94.98%)
  • Diesel 7,398 (2.85%)
  • Hybrid 4,541 (1.75%)
  • Electric 561 (0.22%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 520 (0.20%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $1.64 Billion Total Imports
  • $5.91 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $87.41 Million Total Imports
  • $1.15 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, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 2,917
  • Electric Charging Stations 267
  • Biodiesel Stations 3
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 16
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 47
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of 10/11/16.

Minnesota Consumers

  • $31,939 $31,939 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $63,488 $63,488 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $5,291 $5,291 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $581 $581 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 11% 11% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (82%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (4%)
  • Other (5%)
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%.

Minnesota Automaker Facilities

359 Facilities
11,201 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 359 11,201
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 2,029 16,823
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 1,655 30,491
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 1,502 4,521
Auto Supply Stores 1,626 10,463
Gas Stations 2,917 21,853
Dealers (Special) 712 3,339
Property and Casualty Insurance 50 416
Car and Truck Rentals 1,072 7,267
Parking 167 2,395
Automotive Repair Shops 9,856 33,046
Carwashes And Other Service 2,165 10,038
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet.

Automaker Facilities In Minnesota

FCA US LLC

Location Employees
Minneapolis Parts Distribution Center Plymouth 71

Ford Motor Company

Location Employees
Twin Cities Regional Office Edina 13

General Motors

Location Employees
GM Financial International -- CARRS Bloomington 4

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

Location Employees
car2go Minneapolis 8
Detroit Diesel Reman Corp Hibbing 104

Toyota

Location Employees
Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service Office Minnetonka 12

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