DMVs in California

There are 172 DMVs in California, serving a population of 38,982,847 people in an area of 155,747 square miles. There is 1 DMV per 226,644 people, and 1 DMV per 905 square miles.

The state of California is ranked 47th in DMVs per capita, and 38th in DMVs per square mile.

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California Motor Vehicle Statistics

Find California Vehicles Available by Household Status and Number of Vehicles per Household. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

California Vehicles Available by Household Status
 CaliforniaUnited States
Total Vehicles24,431,260212,163,959
Owner Occupied Households Vehicles15,630,360156,999,185
Renter Occupied Households Vehicles8,800,90055,164,774
California Number of Vehicles per Household
 CaliforniaUnited States
No Vehicle Available955,453 (7.4%)10,468,418 (8.8%)
1 Vehicle Available4,027,054 (31.2%)39,472,759 (33.2%)
2 Vehicles Available4,811,870 (37.3%)44,402,282 (37.4%)
3 or More Vehicles available3,093,751 (24.0%)24,482,462 (20.6%)