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Autos Drive Mississippi Forward

Industry Impact

  • 68,687 68,687 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 4.4% 4.4% of State Workforce
  • $3.44B $3.44 Billion Labor Income
  • $3.57B $3.57 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 106,676 106,676 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

  • $728.92M $728.92 Million in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 9% 9% of State Tax Revenue
  • $195M $195 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $105M $105 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $57M $57 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $614.08M $614.08 Million in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $28M $28 Million in Corporate Profits Tax
  • $61M $61 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

2,809,895 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 1,203,480 (42.83%)
  • CUVs 331,542 (11.80%)
  • SUVs 353,971 (12.60%)
  • Pickups 803,141 (28.58%)
  • Vans/Minivans 117,761 (4.19%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 2,698,686 (96.04%)
  • Diesel 95,655 (3.40%)
  • Hybrid 14,702 (0.52%)
  • Electric 388 (0.01%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 464 (0.02%)
In Mississippi, the average age of vehicles is 13.7 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

106,676 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 33,136 (31.06%)
  • CUVs 30,593 (28.68%)
  • SUVs 10,903 (10.22%)
  • Pickups 28,310 (26.54%)
  • Vans/Minivans 3,734 (3.50%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 100,836 (94.53%)
  • Diesel 4,658 (4.37%)
  • Hybrid 951 (0.89%)
  • Electric 113 (0.11%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 118 (0.11%)
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

  • $1.05 Billion Total Imports
  • $26.65 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $124.68 Million Total Imports
  • $1.03 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 2,291
  • Electric Charging Stations 56
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 4
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 85
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.

Mississippi Consumers

  • $33,491 $33,491 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $43,529 $43,529 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $3,627 $3,627 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $510 $510 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 14% 14% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (85%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (0%)
  • Other (5%)
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%.

Automaker Facilities In Mississippi

General Motors

LocationEmployees
Customer Care & Aftersales - JacksonBrandon 82

Nissan North America Inc

LocationEmployees
Canton 6,400

Toyota

LocationEmployees
Toyota Motor Manufacturing MississippiBlue Springs 1,534
Hino Motors Sales U.S.A., Inc.Southaven 24

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