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California Congressional District 6

Industry Impact

  • 3,979 3,979 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $882.98M $882.98 Million in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 28,007 28,007 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

611,404 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 329,188 (53.84%)
  • CUVs 99,280 (16.24%)
  • SUVs 54,352 (8.89%)
  • Pickups 91,501 (14.97%)
  • Vans/Minivans 37,084 (6.07%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 574,736 (94.00%)
  • Diesel 11,263 (1.84%)
  • Hybrid 20,251 (3.31%)
  • Electric 2,643 (0.43%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 2,511 (0.41%)
In District 6, the average age of vehicles is 12.1 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

28,007 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 12,387 (44.23%)
  • CUVs 8,489 (30.31%)
  • SUVs 1,508 (5.38%)
  • Pickups 4,294 (15.33%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,329 (4.74%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 24,178 (86.33%)
  • Diesel 849 (3.03%)
  • Hybrid 1,454 (5.19%)
  • Electric 866 (3.09%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 660 (2.36%)
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

  • $1.50 Million Total Imports
  • $7,626 Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $79,707 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 278
  • Electric Charging Stations 99
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 6
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 6 Consumers

  • $31,528 $31,528 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $54,243 $54,243 Median Household Income
  • $4,520 $4,520 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $480 $480 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 11% 11% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (63%)
  • Carpool to work (11%)
  • Take public transportation (16%)
  • 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%.

Automaker Facilities In District 6

General Motors

Location Employees
Sacramento Public Policy Office Sacramento 1

Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America

Location Employees
MBRDNA Sacramento 2

The BMW Performance Center West

Location Employees
The BMW Performance Center West Thermal 21

Volkswagen Group Of America

Location Employees
Parts Distribution Center Rocklin 3

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