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Autos Drive North Dakota Forward

Industry Impact

  • 31,044 31,044 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 7.5% 7.5% of State Workforce
  • 3,928 3,928 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.24B $1.24 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 36,151 36,151 Total New Car Sales
Center For Automotive Research, “Contribution of the Automotive Industry,” published January 2015; Employer figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet; Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Tax Revenue

  • $495.00M $495.00 Million in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 9% 9% of State Tax Revenue
  • $91M $91 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $50M $50 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $19M $19 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $331.00M $331.00 Million in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $5M $5 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $0 $0 Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

772,114 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 235,382 (30.49%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 201,657 (26.12%)
  • Pickups 265,643 (34.40%)
  • Vans/Minivans 45,614 (5.91%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 715,538 (92.67%)
  • Diesel 52,559 (6.81%)
  • Hybrid 3,487 (0.45%)
  • Electric 125 (0.02%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 121 (0.02%)
In North Dakota, the average age of vehicles is 12.1 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2016.

Sales

36,151 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 7,408 (20.49%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 14,688 (40.63%)
  • Pickups 12,698 (35.12%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,357 (3.75%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 33,260 (92.00%)
  • Diesel 2,504 (6.93%)
  • Hybrid 346 (0.96%)
  • Electric 14 (0.04%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 25 (0.07%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $2.16 Billion Total Imports
  • $13.07 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $322.50 Million Total Imports
  • $1.11 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 562
  • Electric Charging Stations 5
  • Biodiesel Stations 1
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 25
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of 10/11/16.

North Dakota Consumers

  • $34,393 $34,393 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $60,557 $60,557 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $5,046 $5,046 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $626 $626 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 12% 12% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (86%)
  • 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 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%.

North Dakota Automaker Facilities

71 Facilities
1,342 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 71 1,342
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 347 2,737
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 302 5,285
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 261 764
Auto Supply Stores 281 6,462
Gas Stations 562 4,935
Dealers (Special) 105 278
Property and Casualty Insurance 9 67
Car and Truck Rentals 157 820
Parking 18 130
Automotive Repair Shops 1,527 4,369
Carwashes And Other Service 288 1,287
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet.

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