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Autos Drive Kansas Forward

58,706 Total Auto Jobs in Kansas
3.02% is dependent on the Auto Industry for Jobs.
Total Labor Income Annually
Total Car Sales in 2018
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

Total State Tax revenue
Percent of State Tax Revenue
New Vehicle Sales Taxes
Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
Sales Tax on Auto Parts and Services
Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
Corporate Profits Tax
State Income Taxes




By Body Style

By Powertrain

The Kansas average age of vehicles is 13.65 years.

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

New Purchases


Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

By Powertrain

$60.9 Thousand Total Imports
$137.3 Thousand 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 1845
Electric Charging Stations 185
Biodiesel Stations 1
Compressed Natural Gas Stations 10
Hydrogen Stations 0
Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 39


$33,469 Average MSRP Per New Car


$56,422 Median Household Income


$4,702 Median Monthly Household Income


$510 Median Monthly New Car Payment


10.84% Monthly Car Payment As A Percent Of Monthly Income (%)

Commuting to Work

Automakers' Facilities

Ford Motor Company

Location Employees
Kansas City Regional Office Overland Park 20
Kansas City High Velocity Center Shawnee 56

General Motors

Location Employees
Fairfax Assembly and Stamping Kansas City 2,385

Subaru of America

Location Employees
Subaru Service Training Center - Kansas City Lenexa 2