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California Congressional District 12

Industry Impact

  • 2,174 2,174 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.13B $1.13 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 32,090 32,090 Total New Car Sales
Center For Automotive Research, "Contribution of the Automotive Industry," published January 2015; Employer figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet; compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Registrations

381,292 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 220,611 (57.86%)
  • CUVs 86,846 (22.78%)
  • SUVs 22,689 (5.95%)
  • Pickups 28,106 (7.37%)
  • Vans/Minivans 23,041 (6.04%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 334,090 (87.62%)
  • Diesel 6,101 (1.60%)
  • Hybrid 30,422 (7.98%)
  • Electric 6,868 (1.80%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 3,813 (1.00%)
In District 12, the average age of vehicles is 9.7 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.6 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

New Purchases

32,090 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 13,701 (42.69%)
  • CUVs 11,176 (34.83%)
  • SUVs 1,696 (5.28%)
  • Pickups 3,006 (9.37%)
  • Vans/Minivans 2,512 (7.83%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 25,322 (78.91%)
  • Diesel 590 (1.84%)
  • Hybrid 2,331 (7.26%)
  • Electric 2,810 (8.76%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 1,038 (3.23%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $12.13 Billion Total Imports
  • $3.00 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $435.61 Million Total Imports
  • $1.21 Billion Total Exports
Compiled by Auto Alliance 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 178
  • Electric Charging Stations 158
  • Biodiesel Stations 1
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 1
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of April 9, 2019.

District 12 Consumers

  • $35,368 $35,368 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $111,717 $111,717 Median Household Income
  • $9,310 $9,310 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $539 $539 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 6% 6% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (69%)
  • Carpool to work (10%)
  • Take public transportation (4%)
  • Other (17%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance 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 Facilities In District 12

General Motors

Location Employees
Sidecar Technologies San Francisco 0

Mercedes-Benz/Daimler

Location Employees
Mercedes-Benz/Daimler San Francisco 1

Toyota

Location Employees
Calty Design Research San Francisco 4

Volkswagen Group Of America

Location Employees
Electronics Research Laboratory Belmont 140

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