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29,199
29,199 Total Auto Jobs in Maine
3.47%
3.47% is dependent on the Auto Industry for Jobs.
$1.45B
Total Labor Income Annually
$2.23B
Total Car Sales in 2018
70.5K
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

$211.6M
Total State Tax revenue
4.8%
Percent of State Tax Revenue
$127.4M
New Vehicle Sales Taxes
$72.3M
Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
$28.3M
Sales Tax on Auto Parts and Services
$373.8M
Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
$4.8M
Corporate Profits Tax
$30.3M
State Income Taxes

Registrations

1,287,077

Registered

By Body Style

By Powertrain

The Maine average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.

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

New Purchases

70,462

Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

By Powertrain

$217.9M
$217.9 Million Total Imports
$683.4M
$683.4 Million Total Exports
$26.6M
$26.6 Million Total Imports
$49.9M
$49.9 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 774
Electric Charging Stations 153
Biodiesel Stations 2
Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
Hydrogen Stations 0
Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 11

$31,715

$31,715 Average MSRP Per New Car

$56,277

$56,277 Median Household Income

$4,690

$4,690 Median Monthly Household Income

$483

$483 Median Monthly New Car Payment

10.30%

10.30% Monthly Car Payment As A Percent Of Monthly Income (%)

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