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Autos Drive Nebraska Forward

Industry Impact

  • 45,719 45,719 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 4.5% 4.5% of State Workforce
  • 10,658 10,658 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $3.02B $3.02 Billion in Total 2017 Car Sales
  • 87,199 87,199 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, 2017 - December 31, 2017.

Tax Revenue

  • $709.00M $709.00 Million in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 15% 15% of State Tax Revenue
  • $165M $165 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $91M $91 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $34M $34 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $398.00M $398.00 Million in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $11M $11 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $9M $9 Million Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

1,914,937 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 744,126 (38.86%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 492,656 (25.73%)
  • Pickups 493,772 (25.79%)
  • Vans/Minivans 133,021 (6.77%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 1,809,949 (94.52%)
  • Diesel 82,486 (4.31%)
  • Hybrid 15,728 (0.82%)
  • Electric 388 (0.02%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 820 (0.04%)
In Nebraska, the average age of vehicles is 13.0 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Hedges & Co as of December 31, 2017.

Sales

87,199 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 22,249 (25.52%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 37,506 (43.01%)
  • Pickups 22,135 (25.38%)
  • Vans/Minivans 4,026 (4.62%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 81,982 (94.02%)
  • Diesel 3,695 (4.24%)
  • Hybrid 1,260 (1.44%)
  • Electric 101 (0.12%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 159 (0.18%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2017.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $2.14 Million Total Imports
  • $101,817 Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2017

  • $188,270 Total Imports
  • $63,408 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, 2017 - December 31, 2017.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 1,269
  • Electric Charging Stations 62
  • Biodiesel Stations 1
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 9
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 27
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of May 9, 2018.

Nebraska Consumers

  • $34,632 $34,632 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $56,927 $56,927 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $4,744 $4,744 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $633 $633 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 13% 13% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (82%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • Other (8%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2016 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 4.61 %.

Nebraska Automaker Facilities

127 Facilities
4,104 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 127 4,104
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 817 5,741
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 916 12,474
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 987 2,846
Auto Supply Stores 775 4,611
Gas Stations 1,269 9,998
Dealers (Special) 217 762
Property and Casualty Insurance 22 603
Car and Truck Rentals 460 2,394
Parking 37 433
Automotive Repair Shops 4,145 12,282
Carwashes And Other Service 886 3,241
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet.

Automaker Facilities In Nebraska

Ford Motor Company

Location Employees
Ford Credit Customer Service Center Omaha 179

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