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Tennessee Congressional District 3

Industry Impact

  • 15,344 15,344 Total Auto Jobs in Congressional District
  • 3.6% 3.6% of Congressional District Workforce
  • $1.02B $1.02 Billion Labor Income
  • $812.38M $812.38 Million in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 25,406 25,406 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

  • $132.37M $132.37 Million in Total State Tax Revenue from Congressional District
  • $13M $13 Million in Corporate Profits Tax
  • $606,982 $606,982 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

662,604 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 274,558 (41.44%)
  • CUVs 109,653 (16.55%)
  • SUVs 80,133 (12.09%)
  • Pickups 162,807 (24.57%)
  • Vans/Minivans 35,454 (5.35%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 637,598 (96.23%)
  • Diesel 18,496 (2.79%)
  • Hybrid 5,877 (0.89%)
  • Electric 336 (0.05%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 298 (0.04%)
In District 3, the average age of vehicles is 13.3 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

25,406 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 8,010 (31.53%)
  • CUVs 8,735 (34.38%)
  • SUVs 2,234 (8.79%)
  • Pickups 5,385 (21.20%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,043 (4.10%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 24,089 (94.82%)
  • Diesel 803 (3.16%)
  • Hybrid 325 (1.28%)
  • Electric 123 (0.48%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 67 (0.26%)
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

  • $415.55 Million Total Imports
  • $117,615 Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $84.83 Million 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, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 454
  • Electric Charging Stations 58
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 2
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 10
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.

District 3 Consumers

  • $31,976 $31,976 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $47,681 $47,681 Median Household Income
  • $3,973 $3,973 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $487 $487 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 12% 12% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (84%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (0%)
  • Other (7%)
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 District 3

Volkswagen Group Of America

LocationEmployees
Chattanooga Assembly PlantChattanooga 3,185
North American Engineering & Planning CenterChattanooga 67
Parts Distribution CenterLenoir City 0

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