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California Congressional District 50

Industry Impact

  • 3,253 3,253 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $864.27M $864.27 Million in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 28,866 28,866 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

764,651 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 385,168 (50.37%)
  • CUVs 100,821 (13.19%)
  • SUVs 96,813 (12.66%)
  • Pickups 133,655 (17.48%)
  • Vans/Minivans 48,195 (6.30%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 738,515 (96.58%)
  • Diesel 12,387 (1.62%)
  • Hybrid 11,615 (1.52%)
  • Electric 1,166 (0.15%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 969 (0.13%)
In District 50, the average age of vehicles is 13.1 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

28,866 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 13,127 (45.47%)
  • CUVs 8,452 (29.28%)
  • SUVs 2,065 (7.15%)
  • Pickups 4,512 (15.63%)
  • Vans/Minivans 712 (2.47%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 27,003 (93.55%)
  • Diesel 472 (1.64%)
  • Hybrid 808 (2.80%)
  • Electric 289 (1.00%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 294 (1.02%)
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

  • $6.34 Billion Total Imports
  • $13.30 Billion Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $810.07 Million Total Imports
  • $1.95 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 197
  • Electric Charging Stations 34
  • Biodiesel Stations 1
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • 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 50 Consumers

  • $29,941 $29,941 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $48,043 $48,043 Median Household Income
  • $4,004 $4,004 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $456 $456 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 11% 11% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (79%)
  • Carpool to work (10%)
  • Take public transportation (2%)
  • Other (10%)
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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