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California Congressional District 16

Industry Impact

  • 3,377 3,377 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $588.72M $588.72 Million in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 18,511 18,511 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

556,049 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 268,484 (48.28%)
  • CUVs 62,065 (11.16%)
  • SUVs 63,410 (11.40%)
  • Pickups 128,839 (23.17%)
  • Vans/Minivans 33,253 (5.98%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 531,072 (95.51%)
  • Diesel 15,151 (2.72%)
  • Hybrid 8,140 (1.46%)
  • Electric 925 (0.17%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 762 (0.14%)
In District 16, the average age of vehicles is 13.3 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

18,511 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 7,844 (42.37%)
  • CUVs 4,457 (24.07%)
  • SUVs 1,384 (7.47%)
  • Pickups 4,264 (23.03%)
  • Vans/Minivans 564 (3.04%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 16,847 (91.01%)
  • Diesel 835 (4.51%)
  • Hybrid 451 (2.43%)
  • Electric 173 (0.93%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 207 (1.12%)
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

  • $340,054 Total Imports
  • $3,585 Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $130,668 Total Imports
  • N/A 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 286
  • Electric Charging Stations 28
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 4
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 8
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 16 Consumers

  • $31,804 $31,804 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $43,839 $43,839 Median Household Income
  • $3,653 $3,653 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $484 $484 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 13% 13% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (82%)
  • Carpool to work (12%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • Other (6%)
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%.

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