Economic Insights

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Autos Drive Oregon Forward

Industry Impact

12K
12 Thousand total auto jobs in Oregon
2.17%
2.17% depend on the auto industry for jobs
$803.9M
Total Labor Income Annually
$1.6B
Total Car Sales in 2018
50.8K
Total New Cars 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

$39.3M
total state tax revenue
$1.7M
corporate profits tax
$21.2M
state income taxes

Registrations

740.4K
Registered

By Body Style

  • Cars 320,573 (43.3%)
  • CUVs 158,943 (21.47%)
  • SUVs 79,236 (10.7%)
  • Pickups 132,019 (17.83%)
  • Vans/Minivans 49,622 (6.7%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 679,292 (91.75%)
  • Diesel 32,695 (4.42%)
  • Hybrid 22,068 (2.98%)
  • Electric 3,872 (0.52%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 2,465 (0.33%)
The Oregon congressional district 1 average age of vehicles is 12.07 years.

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

New Purchases

50.8K
Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 15,071 (29.67%)
  • CUVs 20,707 (40.77%)
  • SUVs 4,007 (7.89%)
  • Pickups 7,487 (14.74%)
  • Vans/Minivans 3,518 (6.93%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 45,315 (89.22%)
  • Diesel 1,877 (3.7%)
  • Hybrid 1,688 (3.32%)
  • Electric 1,222 (2.41%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 686 (1.35%)

Auto-related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • 291.8K 291.8 Thousand Total Imports
  • 173.8K 173.8 Thousand Total Imports

Economic Activity from 2018

  • 0.00 0.00 Total Imports
  • 93.5K 93.5 Thousand Total Imports

Compiled by the 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.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 318
  • Electric Charging Stations 130
  • Biodiesel Stations 10
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 10

Compiled by Alliance for Automotive Innovation with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of April 9, 2019.

Consumers
$32.4K
Average MSRP Per New Car
$75.6K
Median Household Income
$6.3K
Median Monthly Household Income
$493.43
Median Monthly New Car Payment
7.83%
Car Payment As Percent Of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive Alone to Work (72%)
  • Carpool to Work (9%)
  • Take Public Transportation (5%)
  • Other (12%)

Figures compiled by Alliance for Automotive Innovation 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's Facilities

Jaguar Land Rover Location Employees
Jaguar Land Rover Technology Center Portland OR 68
Stellantis Location Employees
Portland Parts Distribution Center Beaverton OR
Volkswagen Group of America Location Employees
Volkswagen Credit - Hillsboro Hillsboro OR 293