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102,567
102,567 Total Auto Jobs in Alabama
3.83%
3.83% is dependent on the Auto Industry for Jobs.
$5.64B
Total Labor Income Annually
$6.93B
Total Car Sales in 2018
209.1K
Total New Car Sold in 2018

Multi-industry contribution analysis of the economic impact of automotive manufacturing, selling, repairing, renting, and additional maintenance modeled using IMPLAN economic analysis data software, 2018 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

$843.5M
Total State Tax revenue
7.6%
Percent of State Tax Revenue
$141.8M
New Vehicle Sales Taxes
$80.4M
Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
$62.9M
Sales Tax on Auto Parts and Services
$902.5M
Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
$30.9M
Corporate Profits Tax
$75.6M
State Income Taxes

Registrations

4,920,798

Registered

By Body Style

By Powertrain

The Alabama average age of vehicles is 13.93 years.

Figures compiled by Alliance for Automotive Innovation with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

New Purchases

209,124

Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

By Powertrain

$5.92B
$5.92 Billion Total Imports
$360.4M
$360.4 Million Total Exports
$570M
$570 Million Total Imports
$18.6M
$18.6 Million Total Exports
Compiled by Alliance for Automotive Innovation with data provided by USA Trade Online, figures represent port activity over the past decade and between January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018.
Gasoline Stations 4012
Electric Charging Stations 103
Biodiesel Stations 2
Compressed Natural Gas Stations 8
Hydrogen Stations 0
Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 2
Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 80

$33,137

$33,137 Average MSRP Per New Car

$48,123

$48,123 Median Household Income

$4,010

$4,010 Median Monthly Household Income

$505

$505 Median Monthly New Car Payment

12.58%

12.58% Monthly Car Payment As A Percent Of Monthly Income (%)

Commuting to Work

Automakers' Facilities

Honda

Location Employees
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, LLC Lincoln 4,900

Mazda

Location Employees
Mazda Manufacturing Facility Huntsville 47

Mercedes-Benz

Location Employees
Mercedes-Benz US International Vance 4200

Toyota

Location Employees
TMMAL Huntsville 1,400