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California Congressional District 18

Industry Impact

  • 2,454 2,454 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.54B $1.54 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 41,414 41,414 Total New Car Sales
Employer figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder; Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit and USgeocoder, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Registrations

572,071 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 313,871 (54.87%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 159,093 (27.81%)
  • Pickups 56,138 (9.81%)
  • Vans/Minivans 35,885 (6.27%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 504,727 (88.23%)
  • Diesel 12,565 (2.20%)
  • Hybrid 34,251 (5.99%)
  • Electric 13,150 (2.30%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 7,023 (1.23%)
In District 18, the average age of vehicles is 9.9 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.
Figures as of December 31, 2016, and were compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit and USgeocoder.

Sales

41,414 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 21,195 (51.18%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 15,969 (38.56%)
  • Pickups 2,595 (6.27%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,655 (4.00%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 32,249 (77.87%)
  • Diesel 658 (1.59%)
  • Hybrid 2,658 (6.42%)
  • Electric 4,068 (9.82%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 1,781 (4.30%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit and USgeocoder, and represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • N/A Total Imports
  • $2,661 Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • N/A 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, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 291
  • Electric Charging Stations 173
  • Biodiesel Stations 1
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 2
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 2
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Data Center and USgeocoder, figures represent fueling stations as of 10/11/16.

District 18 Consumers

  • $37,302 $37,302 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $120,089 $120,089 Median Household Income
  • $10,007 $10,007 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $678 $678 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 7% 7% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (80%)
  • Carpool to work (7%)
  • Take public transportation (3%)
  • Other (9%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2015 and Federal Reserve BAnk of St. Louis. Median Monthly New Car Payment computed for a 48-month loan based on MSRP with 20% down and an APR of 4.35%.

District 18 Automaker Facilities

37 Facilities
452 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 37 452
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 188 965
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 197 2,739
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 150 431
Auto Supply Stores 153 912
Gas Stations 291 1,605
Dealers (Special) 52 121
Property and Casualty Insurance 6 31
Car and Truck Rentals 113 567
Parking 9 145
Automotive Repair Shops 1,025 3,581
Carwashes And Other Service 233 2,780
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

Automaker Facilities In District 18

BMW Technology Office

Location Employees
Technology Office Mountain View 36

BMW  iVentures

Location Employees
Venture capital, support of high-potential start-ups Mountain View 8

Ford Motor Company

Location Employees
Ford Research and Innovation Center Palo Alto 250

General Motors

Location Employees
Palo Alto Advanced Technology Office Palo Alto 0

Mitsubishi Motors R&D of America, Inc.

Location Employees
Palo Alto 2

Toyota

Location Employees
Toyota InfoTechnology Center U.S.A., Inc. Mountain View 8
Toyota Research Institute Palo Alto 52

Volvo Car Technology USA

Location Employees
Volvo Cars Californina - R&D Camarillo 21

Tesla Motors, Inc.

Location Employees
Palo Alto 9,000

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