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California Congressional District 48

Industry Impact

  • 4,094 4,094 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.64B $1.64 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 45,823 45,823 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

622,180 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 304,397 (48.92%)
  • CUVs 127,646 (20.52%)
  • SUVs 68,117 (10.95%)
  • Pickups 90,005 (14.47%)
  • Vans/Minivans 32,016 (5.15%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 566,857 (91.11%)
  • Diesel 14,611 (2.35%)
  • Hybrid 26,383 (4.24%)
  • Electric 7,824 (1.26%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 6,507 (1.05%)
In District 48, the average age of vehicles is 10.0 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

45,823 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 20,518 (44.78%)
  • CUVs 14,995 (32.72%)
  • SUVs 3,715 (8.11%)
  • Pickups 5,043 (11.00%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,553 (3.39%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 38,465 (83.94%)
  • Diesel 985 (2.15%)
  • Hybrid 1,791 (3.91%)
  • Electric 2,789 (6.09%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 1,795 (3.92%)
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

  • N/A Total Imports
  • N/A Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • 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, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 311
  • Electric Charging Stations 73
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 3
  • Hydrogen Stations 1
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 3
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 48 Consumers

  • $35,794 $35,794 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $88,314 $88,314 Median Household Income
  • $7,360 $7,360 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $545 $545 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 7% 7% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (78%)
  • Carpool to work (8%)
  • Take public transportation (3%)
  • Other (11%)
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 48

FCA US LLC

Location Employees
California Business Center Newport Beach 46

Hyundai Motor America

Location Employees
Fountain Valley 600

Toyota

Location Employees
Toyota Racing Development Costa Mesa 185
Calty Design Research Newport Beach 46

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