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Autos Drive Texas Forward

Industry Impact

  • 460,647 460,647 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 3.5% 3.5% of State Workforce
  • 146,549 146,549 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $51.46B $51.46 Billion in Total 2017 Car Sales
  • 1.52M 1.52 Million Total New Car Sales
Center For Automotive Research, "Contribution of the Automotive Industry," published January 2015; Employer figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet; Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017.

Tax Revenue

  • $9.75B $9.75 Billion in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 19% 19% of State Tax Revenue
  • $3B $3 Billion in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $1B $1 Billion in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $514M $514 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $5.30B $5.30 Billion in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $24M $24 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $0 $0 Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

22,938,559 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 9,168,007 (39.97%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 6,267,840 (27.32%)
  • Pickups 5,869,316 (25.59%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,103,014 (4.78%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 21,664,694 (94.45%)
  • Diesel 992,597 (4.33%)
  • Hybrid 219,027 (0.95%)
  • Electric 10,615 (0.05%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 11,334 (0.05%)
In Texas, the average age of vehicles is 10.4 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Hedges & Co as of December 31, 2017.

New Purchases

1,519,931 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 502,695 (33.07%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 587,115 (38.63%)
  • Pickups 357,682 (23.53%)
  • Vans/Minivans 50,626 (3.33%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 1,418,622 (93.33%)
  • Diesel 77,334 (5.09%)
  • Hybrid 18,509 (1.22%)
  • Electric 3,109 (0.20%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 2,350 (0.15%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2017.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $286.49 Billion Total Imports
  • $156.58 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2017

  • $44.58 Billion Total Imports
  • $17.63 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, 2017 - December 31, 2017.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 14,455
  • Electric Charging Stations 986
  • Biodiesel Stations 5
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 80
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 14
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 441
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of May 9, 2018.

Texas Consumers

  • $33,859 $33,859 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $56,565 $56,565 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $4,714 $4,714 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $619 $619 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 13% 13% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (81%)
  • Carpool to work (10%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • Other (8%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2016 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 4.61 %.

Texas Automaker Facilities

1,752 Facilities
50,428 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Automaker Facilities In Texas

BMW of North America, LLC

Location Employees
Regional Distribution Center Lancaster 73

BMW of North America, LLC

Location Employees
Vehicle Distribution Center Galveston 2

FCA US LLC

Location Employees
Southwest Business Center Addison 79
Dallas Parts Distribution Center Carrollton 123

Ford Motor Company

Location Employees
Dallas Regional Office Plano 70
Houston High Velocity Center Houston 38
Ford Credit Irving Business Center Irving 154
Fort Worth High Velocity Center Fort Worth 36
Houston FCSD Regional Office Houston 27

General Motors

Location Employees
GM Financial -- Arlington Collection Center 2 Arlington 1,318
GM Financial -- Arlington Collection Center Arlington 767
GM Financial -- Arlington Service Facility Arlington 864
GM Financial Corporate HQ - Fort Worth Fort Worth 229
Austin IT Innovation Center Austin 2,095
GM Financial Branch Office - San Antonio San Antonio 56
GM Financial Branch Office - Sugar Land Sugar Land 67
Sales, Service and Marketing -- Irving South Central Regional Office Irving 50
Customer Care & Aftersales - Fort Worth Roanoke 100
GM Assembly - Arlington Arlington 4,125
GM Austin Customer Engagement Center Austin 2

Mazda

Location Employees
Gulf Region Sugarland 35
Dallas PDC (TX) Grapevine 2
Dallas Training Center Grapevine 3

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

Location Employees
Mercedes-Benz Financial Services Fort Worth 664
MB Elite Training Center Houston 7
car2go HQ Austin 80
Mercedes-Benz/Daimler Austin 32
San Antonio Quality Center VON ORMY 2
Fort Worth PDC/Key & Lock Fort Worth 43
Dallas PDC Grand Prairie 42

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.

Location Employees
Irving 47

Porsche

Location Employees
PCNA - Porsche Distribution Center (TX) - PORT Houston 0

Toyota

Location Employees
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. Headquarters Plano 223
Toyota Financial Services Legacy Plano 182
Toyota Motor North America Plano 1,153
AirFlite McKinney 23
Financial Services District Sales and Service Office Richardson 22
Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service Office The Woodlands 13
Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service Office San Antonio 14
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Texas, Inc. San Antonio 2,753
Toyota Logistics Services, Inc./Marshalling Yard San Antonio 119
Toyota Motor Sales Call Center Lewisville Lewisville 183

Volkswagen Group Of America

Location Employees
Parts Distribution Center Ft. Worth 30
VW/VCI South Central Region Irving 34

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