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South Carolina Congressional District 6

Industry Impact

  • 3,896 3,896 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $978.65M $978.65 Million in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 32,623 32,623 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

702,184 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 329,730 (46.96%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 164,516 (23.43%)
  • Pickups 146,534 (20.87%)
  • Vans/Minivans 44,104 (6.28%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 683,376 (97.32%)
  • Diesel 13,627 (1.94%)
  • Hybrid 4,628 (0.66%)
  • Electric 113 (0.02%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 132 (0.02%)
In District 6, the average age of vehicles is 12.8 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.

Sales

32,623 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 14,716 (45.11%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 10,596 (32.48%)
  • Pickups 5,615 (17.21%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,696 (5.20%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 31,411 (96.28%)
  • Diesel 847 (2.60%)
  • Hybrid 310 (0.95%)
  • Electric 23 (0.07%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 31 (0.10%)
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

  • N/A Total Imports
  • N/A Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • N/A Total Imports
  • N/A 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 461
  • Electric Charging Stations 29
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 14
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 6 Consumers

  • $29,999 $29,999 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $34,566 $34,566 Median Household Income
  • $2,881 $2,881 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $546 $546 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 19% 19% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (82%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • Other (7%)
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 6 Automaker Facilities

49 Facilities
3,145 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 49 3,145
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 284 1,989
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 295 4,893
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 362 1,574
Auto Supply Stores 380 2,151
Gas Stations 461 2,797
Dealers (Special) 67 179
Property and Casualty Insurance 11 37
Car and Truck Rentals 226 1,546
Parking 18 118
Automotive Repair Shops 1,363 4,677
Carwashes And Other Service 380 1,373
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

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