Save as PDF State Facts

Autos Drive New York Forward

Industry Impact

  • 237,258 237,258 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 1.9% 1.9% of State Workforce
  • $15.01B $15.01 Billion Labor Income
  • $33.97B $33.97 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 1.01M 1.01 Million Total New Car Sales
Multi-industry contribution analysis of the economic impact of automotive manufacturing, selling, repairing, renting, and additional maintenance modeled using IMPLAN economic analysis data software, 2017 data year; compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Tax Revenue

  • $1.79B $1.79 Billion in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 2% 2% of State Tax Revenue
  • $1B $1 Billion in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $761M $761 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $295M $295 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $3.19B $3.19 Billion in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $43M $43 Million in Corporate Profits Tax
  • $460M $460 Million State Income Taxes
Multi-industry contribution analysis of the economic impact of automotive manufacturing, selling, repairing, renting, and additional maintenance modeled using IMPLAN economic analysis data software, 2017 data year.

Registrations

11,731,223 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 5,132,503 (43.75%)
  • CUVs 3,147,465 (26.83%)
  • SUVs 1,200,795 (10.24%)
  • Pickups 1,354,607 (11.55%)
  • Vans/Minivans 895,853 (7.64%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 11,312,859 (96.43%)
  • Diesel 197,111 (1.68%)
  • Hybrid 180,207 (1.54%)
  • Electric 16,616 (0.14%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 24,430 (0.21%)
In New York, the average age of vehicles is 9.8 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.6 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

New Purchases

1,011,032 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 280,607 (27.75%)
  • CUVs 482,512 (47.72%)
  • SUVs 99,657 (9.86%)
  • Pickups 101,626 (10.05%)
  • Vans/Minivans 46,630 (4.61%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 969,809 (95.92%)
  • Diesel 11,063 (1.09%)
  • Hybrid 14,406 (1.42%)
  • Electric 6,905 (0.68%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 8,849 (0.88%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $103.05 Billion Total Imports
  • $78.45 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $8.59 Billion Total Imports
  • $6.24 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, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 9,504
  • Electric Charging Stations 1,190
  • Biodiesel Stations 4
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 33
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 52
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of April 9, 2019.

New York Consumers

  • $33,601 $33,601 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $64,894 $64,894 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $5,408 $5,408 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $512 $512 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 9% 9% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (53%)
  • Carpool to work (6%)
  • Take public transportation (28%)
  • Other (13%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2017 and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Median Monthly New Car Payment computed for a 60-month loan based on MSRP with 20% down and an APR of 5.36%.

Automaker Facilities In New York

BMW iVentures

LocationEmployees
Venture Captial FirmNew York 0

BMW of Manhattan

LocationEmployees
Company Owned DealershipNew York 237

FCA US LLC

LocationEmployees
Northeast (New York) Business CenterTappan 72
New York Parts Distribution CenterTappan 80

Ford Motor Company

LocationEmployees
Buffalo Stamping PlantBuffalo 918

General Motors

LocationEmployees
Customer Care & Aftersales Training Center - ArdsleyArdsley 27
GM Global Propulsion Systems - Tonawanda 1 & 5Buffalo 1,695
GM Components - LockportLockport 1,398
Cadillac New York HeadquartersNY 600
New York Treasurer's Office and GMAMNY 220
GM Components - RochesterRochester 1,061

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

LocationEmployees
car2goBrooklyn 2
Mercedes- Benz ManhattanNew York 272
Daimler North America CorporationNew York 2

Toyota

LocationEmployees
Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service OfficeMiddletown 22
Toyota Motor North AmericaNew York 15

What Consumers Drive...

See how your state compares to the rest of the country.

See State Rankings