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36,351
36,351 Total Auto Jobs in New Mexico
3.26%
3.26% is dependent on the Auto Industry for Jobs.
$2.05B
Total Labor Income Annually
$2.83B
Total Car Sales in 2018
87.6K
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

$444M
Total State Tax revenue
8.0%
Percent of State Tax Revenue
$88.1M
New Vehicle Sales Taxes
$50M
Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
$33.4M
Sales Tax on Auto Parts and Services
$436M
Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
$1.2M
Corporate Profits Tax
$18.6M
State Income Taxes

Registrations

1,891,881

Registered

By Body Style

  • Cars 734,698 (38.83%)
  • CUVs 269,524 (14.25%)
  • SUVs 235,354 (12.44%)
  • Pickups 568,522 (30.05%)
  • Vans/Minivans 83,783 (4.43%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 1,759,819 (93.02%)
  • Diesel 103,730 (5.48%)
  • Hybrid 25,761 (1.36%)
  • Electric 1,262 (0.07%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 1,309 (0.07%)

The New Mexico average age of vehicles is 13.06 years.

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

New Purchases

87,576

Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 27,127 (30.98%)
  • CUVs 26,940 (30.76%)
  • SUVs 8,156 (9.31%)
  • Pickups 22,703 (25.92%)
  • Vans/Minivans 2,650 (3.03%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 79,988 (91.34%)
  • Diesel 5,040 (5.76%)
  • Hybrid 1,843 (2.1%)
  • Electric 396 (0.45%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 309 (0.35%)

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • 1.22B 1.22 Billion Total Imports
  • 108.7M 108.7 Million Total Imports

Economic Activity from 2018

  • 8.4M 8.4 Million Total Imports
  • 44.4M 44.4 Million Total Imports
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.