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Autos Drive Virginia Forward

Industry Impact

  • 146,434 146,434 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 2.8% 2.8% of State Workforce
  • $8.05B $8.05 Billion Labor Income
  • $12.22B $12.22 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 382,955 382,955 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

  • $830.51M $830.51 Million in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 4% 4% of State Tax Revenue
  • $559M $559 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $301M $301 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $121M $121 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $1.52B $1.52 Billion in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $18M $18 Million in Corporate Profits Tax
  • $196M $196 Million Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
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

7,532,673 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 3,419,168 (45.39%)
  • CUVs 1,448,891 (19.23%)
  • SUVs 846,677 (11.24%)
  • Pickups 1,314,003 (17.44%)
  • Vans/Minivans 503,934 (6.69%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 7,198,361 (95.56%)
  • Diesel 176,234 (2.34%)
  • Hybrid 141,630 (1.88%)
  • Electric 8,367 (0.11%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 8,081 (0.11%)
In Virginia, the average age of vehicles is 12.1 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

382,955 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 132,236 (34.53%)
  • CUVs 143,936 (37.59%)
  • SUVs 32,700 (8.54%)
  • Pickups 47,524 (12.41%)
  • Vans/Minivans 26,559 (6.94%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 360,614 (94.17%)
  • Diesel 6,633 (1.73%)
  • Hybrid 9,333 (2.44%)
  • Electric 4,502 (1.18%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 1,873 (0.49%)
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

  • $20.36 Billion Total Imports
  • $9.14 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $2.05 Billion Total Imports
  • $718.87 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 3,603
  • Electric Charging Stations 573
  • Biodiesel Stations 1
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 6
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 2
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 71
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.

Virginia Consumers

  • $31,921 $31,921 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $71,535 $71,535 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $5,961 $5,961 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $486 $486 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 8% 8% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (77%)
  • Carpool to work (9%)
  • Take public transportation (4%)
  • Other (10%)
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 Virginia

FCA US LLC

LocationEmployees
Winchester Parts Distribution CenterWinchester 60

Ford Motor Company

LocationEmployees
Washington Regional OfficeChantilly 24
Washington DC High Velocity CenterWinchester 43

Mazda

LocationEmployees
Richmond Training CenterColonial Heights 1
Mazda Remanufacturing and Technical CenterColonial Heights 26

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

LocationEmployees
Mercedes-Benz/DaimlerFalls Church 1
Mercedes-Benz/DaimlerLeesburg 1

Mitsubishi Motors R&D of America, Inc

LocationEmployees
Arlington 5

Toyota

LocationEmployees
Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service OfficeRichmond 11

Volkswagen Group Of America

LocationEmployees
Corporate headquartersHerndon 673

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