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South Carolina Congressional District 2

Industry Impact

  • 2,621 2,621 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $930.70M $930.70 Million in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 29,585 29,585 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

650,867 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 281,178 (43.20%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 173,451 (26.65%)
  • Pickups 143,212 (22.00%)
  • Vans/Minivans 37,254 (5.72%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 629,028 (96.64%)
  • Diesel 15,373 (2.36%)
  • Hybrid 6,041 (0.93%)
  • Electric 103 (0.02%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 145 (0.02%)
In District 2, the average age of vehicles is 12.4 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.

New Purchases

29,585 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 10,567 (35.72%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 11,748 (39.71%)
  • Pickups 5,790 (19.57%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,480 (5.00%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 28,208 (95.35%)
  • Diesel 923 (3.12%)
  • Hybrid 408 (1.38%)
  • Electric 21 (0.07%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 25 (0.08%)
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

  • $27,919 Total Imports
  • $6.33 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • N/A Total Imports
  • $2.87 Million 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 209
  • Electric Charging Stations 14
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 1
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 11
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 2 Consumers

  • $31,458 $31,458 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $56,454 $56,454 Median Household Income
  • $4,705 $4,705 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $572 $572 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 12% 12% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (85%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (0%)
  • Other (6%)
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 2 Automaker Facilities

23 Facilities
339 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 23 339
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 188 1,005
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 192 2,486
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 290 758
Auto Supply Stores 232 1,437
Gas Stations 209 1,181
Dealers (Special) 63 136
Property and Casualty Insurance 7 15
Car and Truck Rentals 138 944
Parking 1 1
Automotive Repair Shops 1,012 2,860
Carwashes And Other Service 266 898
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

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