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North Carolina Congressional District 7

Industry Impact

  • 3,895 3,895 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.05B $1.05 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 33,121 33,121 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

699,294 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 291,735 (41.72%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 188,266 (26.92%)
  • Pickups 164,068 (23.46%)
  • Vans/Minivans 43,142 (6.17%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 674,340 (96.43%)
  • Diesel 17,347 (2.48%)
  • Hybrid 7,057 (1.01%)
  • Electric 169 (0.02%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 135 (0.02%)
In District 7, the average age of vehicles is 11.7 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

33,121 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 12,013 (36.27%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 13,131 (39.65%)
  • Pickups 6,539 (19.74%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,438 (4.34%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 31,305 (94.52%)
  • Diesel 1,162 (3.51%)
  • Hybrid 577 (1.74%)
  • Electric 43 (0.13%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 34 (0.10%)
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

  • N/A Total Imports
  • N/A Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • N/A Total Imports
  • N/A 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 302
  • Electric Charging Stations 13
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • 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 7 Consumers

  • $31,607 $31,607 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $47,426 $47,426 Median Household Income
  • $3,952 $3,952 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $575 $575 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 15% 15% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (86%)
  • Carpool to work (11%)
  • Take public transportation (0%)
  • Other (2%)
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 7 Automaker Facilities

37 Facilities
2,645 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 37 2,645
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 257 1,361
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 326 4,766
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 517 1,383
Auto Supply Stores 358 2,059
Gas Stations 302 1,554
Dealers (Special) 82 200
Property and Casualty Insurance 1 4
Car and Truck Rentals 188 891
Parking 11 55
Automotive Repair Shops 1,428 3,898
Carwashes And Other Service 388 1,194
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

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