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Minnesota Congressional District 8

Industry Impact

  • 3,749 3,749 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $816.07M $816.07 Million in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 25,018 25,018 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

682,969 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 235,580 (34.49%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 170,270 (24.93%)
  • Pickups 200,502 (29.36%)
  • Vans/Minivans 52,752 (7.72%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 650,030 (95.18%)
  • Diesel 27,724 (4.06%)
  • Hybrid 4,689 (0.69%)
  • Electric 45 (0.01%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 119 (0.02%)
In District 8, the average age of vehicles is 13.2 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.

Sales

25,018 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 4,790 (19.15%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 10,839 (43.32%)
  • Pickups 8,091 (32.34%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,298 (5.19%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 23,557 (94.16%)
  • Diesel 1,117 (4.46%)
  • Hybrid 312 (1.25%)
  • Electric 11 (0.04%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 21 (0.08%)
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

  • $739.14 Million Total Imports
  • $4.35 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $49.01 Million Total Imports
  • $1.03 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 519
  • Electric Charging Stations 31
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 2
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 10
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 8 Consumers

  • $32,619 $32,619 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $52,179 $52,179 Median Household Income
  • $4,348 $4,348 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $593 $593 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 14% 14% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (84%)
  • Carpool to work (10%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • 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%.

District 8 Automaker Facilities

56 Facilities
892 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 56 892
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 295 1,426
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 246 3,554
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 238 635
Auto Supply Stores 265 1,200
Gas Stations 519 3,281
Dealers (Special) 135 1,233
Property and Casualty Insurance 2 6
Car and Truck Rentals 124 620
Parking 12 49
Automotive Repair Shops 1,554 4,174
Carwashes And Other Service 303 1,192
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

Automaker Facilities In District 8

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

Location Employees
Detroit Diesel Reman Corp Hibbing 104

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