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Congressional District 3

Autos Drive Oregon Forward

Industry Impact

14.6K
14.6 Thousand total auto jobs in Oregon
2.30%
2.30% depend on the auto industry for jobs
$959M
Total Labor Income Annually
$1.1B
Total Car Sales in 2018
36.5K
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

$43.6M
total state tax revenue
$2.8M
corporate profits tax
$21.7M
state income taxes

Registrations

655.8K
Registered

By Body Style

  • Cars 305,565 (46.59%)
  • CUVs 140,081 (21.36%)
  • SUVs 62,860 (9.59%)
  • Pickups 99,894 (15.23%)
  • Vans/Minivans 47,410 (7.23%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 599,120 (91.36%)
  • Diesel 26,276 (4.01%)
  • Hybrid 24,765 (3.78%)
  • Electric 3,493 (0.53%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 2,157 (0.33%)
The Oregon congressional district 3 average age of vehicles is 12.67 years.

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

New Purchases

36.5K
Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 12,195 (33.39%)
  • CUVs 14,989 (41.04%)
  • SUVs 2,693 (7.37%)
  • Pickups 4,250 (11.64%)
  • Vans/Minivans 2,396 (6.56%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 32,272 (88.36%)
  • Diesel 1,238 (3.39%)
  • Hybrid 1,460 (4%)
  • Electric 962 (2.63%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 590 (1.62%)

Auto-related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • -369,041,023.00 -369,041,023.00 Total Imports
  • 1.3B 1.3 Billion Total Imports

Economic Activity from 2018

  • 1.7B 1.7 Billion Total Imports
  • 2.1B 2.1 Billion 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 366
  • Electric Charging Stations 126
  • Biodiesel Stations 21
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 8

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
$31.4K
Average MSRP Per New Car
$64.4K
Median Household Income
$5.4K
Median Monthly Household Income
$477.78
Median Monthly New Car Payment
8.91%
Car Payment As Percent Of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive Alone to Work (61%)
  • Carpool to Work (9%)
  • Take Public Transportation (10%)
  • Other (18%)

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

Ford Motor Company Location Employees
Portland High Velocity Center Portland OR 22
Honda Location Employees
American Honda Motor Co., Inc. Parts Center Gresham OR
Subaru of America Location Employees
RDC - Gresham Gresham OR 47
RDC - Portland Portland OR 22
Subaru Service Training Center - Portland Portland OR 2
Western Region - Zone 2 Portland (PDX) Portland OR 13