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Washington Congressional District 8

Industry Impact

  • 2,705 2,705 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.03B $1.03 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 32,155 32,155 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

672,966 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 275,621 (40.96%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 194,559 (28.91%)
  • Pickups 140,509 (20.88%)
  • Vans/Minivans 39,798 (5.91%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 622,361 (92.48%)
  • Diesel 33,426 (4.97%)
  • Hybrid 14,341 (2.13%)
  • Electric 1,782 (0.26%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 868 (0.13%)
In District 8, the average age of vehicles is 12.9 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.

Sales

32,155 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 10,890 (33.87%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 14,250 (44.32%)
  • Pickups 5,551 (17.26%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,464 (4.55%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 28,580 (88.88%)
  • Diesel 1,645 (5.12%)
  • Hybrid 1,228 (3.82%)
  • Electric 470 (1.46%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 231 (0.72%)
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

  • N/A Total Imports
  • N/A Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • N/A 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, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 240
  • Electric Charging Stations 56
  • Biodiesel Stations 1
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 7
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 8 Consumers

  • $32,161 $32,161 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $77,320 $77,320 Median Household Income
  • $6,443 $6,443 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $585 $585 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 9% 9% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (81%)
  • Carpool to work (11%)
  • Take public transportation (5%)
  • Other (4%)
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 8 Automaker Facilities

39 Facilities
314 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 39 314
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 182 2,102
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 159 2,452
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 161 674
Auto Supply Stores 225 2,439
Gas Stations 240 1,602
Dealers (Special) 66 331
Property and Casualty Insurance 2 2
Car and Truck Rentals 109 399
Parking 9 39
Automotive Repair Shops 1,152 3,179
Carwashes And Other Service 361 1,183
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

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