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South Carolina Congressional District 7

Industry Impact

  • 3,643 3,643 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.08B $1.08 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 34,981 34,981 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

679,303 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 289,859 (42.67%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 182,253 (26.83%)
  • Pickups 150,142 (22.10%)
  • Vans/Minivans 41,777 (6.15%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 661,462 (97.37%)
  • Diesel 12,424 (1.83%)
  • Hybrid 4,888 (0.72%)
  • Electric 124 (0.02%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 107 (0.02%)
In District 7, the average age of vehicles is 12.1 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

34,981 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 13,316 (38.07%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 13,805 (39.46%)
  • Pickups 6,136 (17.54%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,724 (4.93%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 33,714 (96.38%)
  • Diesel 794 (2.27%)
  • Hybrid 427 (1.22%)
  • Electric 17 (0.05%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 29 (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

  • $12.74 Million Total Imports
  • $260,166 Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $722,764 Total Imports
  • $211,846 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 317
  • Electric Charging Stations 28
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 5
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 7 Consumers

  • $30,886 $30,886 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $41,473 $41,473 Median Household Income
  • $3,456 $3,456 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $562 $562 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 16% 16% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (86%)
  • Carpool to work (11%)
  • Take public transportation (0%)
  • Other (3%)
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 7 Automaker Facilities

41 Facilities
2,941 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 41 2,941
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 258 1,650
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 318 3,754
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 468 1,330
Auto Supply Stores 295 2,042
Gas Stations 317 1,962
Dealers (Special) 82 240
Property and Casualty Insurance 5 8
Car and Truck Rentals 206 928
Parking 4 16
Automotive Repair Shops 1,258 3,391
Carwashes And Other Service 391 1,267
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

Automaker Facilities In District 7

Honda Manufacturing

Location Employees
Timmonsvilled 875

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