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California Congressional District 8

Industry Impact

  • 3,428 3,428 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $1.03B $1.03 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 35,089 35,089 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

632,218 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 298,958 (47.29%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 159,463 (25.22%)
  • Pickups 133,831 (21.17%)
  • Vans/Minivans 32,077 (5.07%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 598,571 (94.68%)
  • Diesel 21,626 (3.42%)
  • Hybrid 10,157 (1.61%)
  • Electric 624 (0.10%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 849 (0.13%)
In District 8, the average age of vehicles is 11.8 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.

New Purchases

35,089 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 17,516 (49.92%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 10,522 (29.99%)
  • Pickups 5,930 (16.90%)
  • Vans/Minivans 1,121 (3.19%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 32,401 (92.34%)
  • Diesel 1,394 (3.97%)
  • Hybrid 951 (2.71%)
  • Electric 126 (0.36%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 217 (0.62%)
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
  • N/A 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 393
  • Electric Charging Stations 25
  • Biodiesel Stations 0
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 6
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 1
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 10
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 8 Consumers

  • $29,277 $29,277 Average MSRP Per New Car
  • $46,468 $46,468 Median Household Income
  • $3,872 $3,872 Median Monthly Household Income
  • $533 $533 Median Monthly New Car Payment
  • 14% 14% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (84%)
  • Carpool to work (10%)
  • Take public transportation (1%)
  • Other (5%)
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 8 Automaker Facilities

50 Facilities
212 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 50 212
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 186 673
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 132 1,585
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 168 578
Auto Supply Stores 340 1,768
Gas Stations 393 2,702
Dealers (Special) 67 153
Property and Casualty Insurance 1 3
Car and Truck Rentals 189 832
Parking 4 8
Automotive Repair Shops 1,432 4,094
Carwashes And Other Service 466 1,680
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet and USgeocoder

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