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Autos Drive New Jersey Forward

Industry Impact

  • 137,677 137,677 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 3.0% 3.0% of State Workforce
  • 40,125 40,125 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $19.27B $19.27 Billion in Total 2017 Car Sales
  • 573,898 573,898 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

  • $3.12B $3.12 Billion in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 11% 11% of State Tax Revenue
  • $966M $966 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $530M $530 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $196M $196 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $1.19B $1.19 Billion in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $49M $49 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $182M $182 Million Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

7,764,042 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 3,882,079 (50.00%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 2,521,688 (32.48%)
  • Pickups 638,057 (8.22%)
  • Vans/Minivans 576,998 (7.95%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 7,512,212 (96.76%)
  • Diesel 121,385 (1.56%)
  • Hybrid 88,010 (1.13%)
  • Electric 7,017 (0.09%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 8,427 (0.11%)
In New Jersey, the average age of vehicles is 10.0 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.

New Purchases

573,898 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 220,729 (38.46%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 280,765 (48.92%)
  • Pickups 41,440 (7.22%)
  • Vans/Minivans 26,025 (4.53%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 555,239 (96.75%)
  • Diesel 6,296 (1.10%)
  • Hybrid 7,345 (1.28%)
  • Electric 2,012 (0.35%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 2,999 (0.52%)
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

  • $129.29 Billion Total Imports
  • $15.02 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2017

  • $14.99 Billion Total Imports
  • $1.80 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, 2017 - December 31, 2017.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 5,458
  • Electric Charging Stations 236
  • Biodiesel Stations 1
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 14
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 19
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.

New Jersey Consumers

  • $33,575 $33,575 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $76,126 $76,126 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $6,344 $6,344 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $614 $614 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 10% 10% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (71%)
  • Carpool to work (8%)
  • Take public transportation (12%)
  • Other (9%)
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 %.

New Jersey Automaker Facilities

359 Facilities
19,154 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Automaker Facilities In New Jersey

BMW of North America, LLC

Location Employees
North American HQ, Engineering and Training Center Woodcliff Lake 1,347
Vehicle Distribution Center Jersey City 99

Ferrari North America Inc.

Location Employees
Englewood Cliffs 80

Ford Motor Company

Location Employees
Philadelphia Regional Office Mount Laurel 17
New York Regional Office Mahwah 66
New York High Velocity Center Cranbury 74

General Motors

Location Employees
GM Financial Branch Office - Paramus Paramus 75

Jaguar Land Rover

Location Employees
Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC Headquarters Mahwah 270

Maserati of North America Inc

Location Employees
Englewood Cliffs 65

Mazda

Location Employees
Northeast Region Bridgewater 44
Somerset Training Center Somerset 2

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

Location Employees
Bridgeport PDC Swedesboro 80
Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. USA Logan Township 75
Daimler North America Corporation Montvale 13

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.

Location Employees
Swedesboro 64

Subaru of America, Inc.

Location Employees
Cherry Hill 500

Toyota

Location Employees
Port Newark 142
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. Parts Distribution Center West Caldwell 183
Lexus Division Area Office - Eastern Parsippany 52
Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service Office Parsippany 18
Toyota Financial Services Eastern Regional Office Parsippany 20
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. Regional Office West Caldwell 3

Volkswagen Group Of America

Location Employees
EEO, Audi Test Fleet Allendale 14
VW/Audi/VCI Eastern Region Woodcliff Lake 46
Parts/Region Distribution Center Cranbury 66

Volvo Car USA

Location Employees
Volvo Cars of North America Headquarters Rockleigh 280
Volvo Cars Financial Services Rockleigh 19

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