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Texas Congressional District 18

Industry Impact

  • 13,309 13,309 Total Auto Jobs in Congressional District
  • 2.1% 2.1% of Congressional District Workforce
  • $974.13M $974.13 Million Labor Income
  • $1.05B $1.05 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 30,659 30,659 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

  • $114.35M $114.35 Million in Total State Tax Revenue from Congressional District
  • $0 $0 in Corporate Profits Tax
  • $0 $0 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

620,203 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 272,931 (44.01%)
  • CUVs 99,167 (15.99%)
  • SUVs 78,279 (12.62%)
  • Pickups 139,269 (22.46%)
  • Vans/Minivans 30,557 (4.93%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 598,191 (96.45%)
  • Diesel 15,639 (2.52%)
  • Hybrid 5,541 (0.89%)
  • Electric 507 (0.08%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 324 (0.05%)
In District 18, the average age of vehicles is 10.7 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

30,659 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 9,897 (32.28%)
  • CUVs 9,482 (30.93%)
  • SUVs 3,028 (9.88%)
  • Pickups 7,024 (22.91%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,228 (4.01%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 29,031 (94.69%)
  • Diesel 1,144 (3.73%)
  • Hybrid 249 (0.81%)
  • Electric 167 (0.54%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 70 (0.23%)
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

  • $461.49 Million Total Imports
  • $493.12 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $42.33 Million Total Imports
  • $41.12 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, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 468
  • Electric Charging Stations 28
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 4
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 6
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 18 Consumers

  • $34,304 $34,304 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $45,584 $45,584 Median Household Income
  • $3,799 $3,799 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $522 $522 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 14% 14% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (78%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • Other (13%)
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 18

Ford Motor Company

LocationEmployees
Houston High Velocity CenterHouston 38

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

LocationEmployees
MB Elite Training CenterHouston 7

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