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North Carolina Congressional District 3

Industry Impact

  • 3,302 3,302 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.11B $1.11 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 36,048 36,048 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

660,095 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 262,559 (39.78%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 179,195 (27.15%)
  • Pickups 166,376 (25.20%)
  • Vans/Minivans 41,705 (6.32%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 633,252 (95.93%)
  • Diesel 19,756 (2.99%)
  • Hybrid 6,610 (1.00%)
  • Electric 124 (0.02%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 119 (0.02%)
In District 3, the average age of vehicles is 11.4 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.

New Purchases

36,048 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 13,506 (37.47%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 13,197 (36.61%)
  • Pickups 7,866 (21.82%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,479 (4.10%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 34,284 (95.11%)
  • Diesel 1,176 (3.26%)
  • Hybrid 547 (1.52%)
  • Electric 16 (0.04%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 25 (0.07%)
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

  • $1.31 Billion Total Imports
  • $666.15 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $177.71 Million Total Imports
  • $256.28 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 291
  • Electric Charging Stations 13
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 6
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 3 Consumers

  • $30,837 $30,837 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $45,716 $45,716 Median Household Income
  • $3,810 $3,810 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $561 $561 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 15% 15% 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 3 Automaker Facilities

46 Facilities
2,523 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 46 2,523
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 211 1,185
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 254 3,792
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 386 1,039
Auto Supply Stores 330 1,855
Gas Stations 291 1,325
Dealers (Special) 78 164
Property and Casualty Insurance 2 7
Car and Truck Rentals 209 837
Parking 4 8
Automotive Repair Shops 1,202 3,349
Carwashes And Other Service 289 910
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

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