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North Carolina Congressional District 12

Industry Impact

  • 3,618 3,618 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.56B $1.56 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 51,965 51,965 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

576,239 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 300,350 (52.12%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 155,430 (26.97%)
  • Pickups 69,227 (12.01%)
  • Vans/Minivans 44,005 (7.64%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 557,307 (96.71%)
  • Diesel 9,796 (1.70%)
  • Hybrid 8,347 (1.45%)
  • Electric 288 (0.05%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 333 (0.06%)
In District 12, the average age of vehicles is 9.8 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

51,965 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 24,484 (47.12%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 18,001 (34.64%)
  • Pickups 5,887 (11.33%)
  • Vans/Minivans 3,593 (6.91%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 49,785 (95.80%)
  • Diesel 1,363 (2.62%)
  • Hybrid 624 (1.20%)
  • Electric 93 (0.18%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 98 (0.19%)
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

  • $234.66 Million Total Imports
  • $50.03 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $19.81 Million Total Imports
  • $10.93 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, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 212
  • Electric Charging Stations 51
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 3
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 7
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 12 Consumers

  • $30,101 $30,101 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $37,980 $37,980 Median Household Income
  • $3,165 $3,165 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $548 $548 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 17% 17% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (81%)
  • Carpool to work (12%)
  • Take public transportation (4%)
  • Other (3%)
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 12 Automaker Facilities

58 Facilities
1,998 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 58 1,998
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 376 4,423
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 318 6,449
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 238 923
Auto Supply Stores 314 2,215
Gas Stations 212 1,166
Dealers (Special) 65 292
Property and Casualty Insurance 9 127
Car and Truck Rentals 227 1,989
Parking 40 803
Automotive Repair Shops 1,282 5,178
Carwashes And Other Service 479 3,019
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

Automaker Facilities In District 12

Ford Motor Company

Location Employees
Charlotte Regional Office Charlotte 20

General Motors

Location Employees
Charlotte OnStar Call Center Charlotte 924
Customer Care & Aftersales -- Parts Distro -- Charlotte Charlotte 131
GM Financial International Treasury Office Charlotte 15
GM Financial -- Huntersville Collection Center Huntersville 298

Toyota

Location Employees
Toyota Racing Development Salisbury 49

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