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Texas Congressional District 15

Industry Impact

  • 3,583 3,583 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.36B $1.36 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 41,544 41,544 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

592,832 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 213,791 (36.06%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 165,790 (27.97%)
  • Pickups 175,957 (29.68%)
  • Vans/Minivans 30,768 (5.19%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 564,020 (95.14%)
  • Diesel 24,835 (4.19%)
  • Hybrid 3,429 (0.58%)
  • Electric 65 (0.01%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 129 (0.02%)
In District 15, the average age of vehicles is 9.9 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

41,544 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 14,230 (34.25%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 15,092 (36.33%)
  • Pickups 11,021 (26.53%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,201 (2.89%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 39,116 (94.16%)
  • Diesel 2,049 (4.93%)
  • Hybrid 335 (0.81%)
  • Electric 20 (0.05%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 23 (0.06%)
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

  • $7.95 Billion Total Imports
  • $2.87 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $1.07 Billion Total Imports
  • $452.75 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 320
  • Electric Charging Stations 8
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 9
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 15 Consumers

  • $32,721 $32,721 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $41,993 $41,993 Median Household Income
  • $3,499 $3,499 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $595 $595 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 17% 17% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (83%)
  • Carpool to work (11%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • 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 15 Automaker Facilities

42 Facilities
2,323 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 42 2,323
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 276 2,444
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 303 4,137
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 527 1,555
Auto Supply Stores 410 2,114
Gas Stations 320 1,542
Dealers (Special) 113 402
Property and Casualty Insurance 3 16
Car and Truck Rentals 151 731
Parking 7 59
Automotive Repair Shops 1,111 3,196
Carwashes And Other Service 320 1,119
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

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