Visalia-Porterville, California Job Growth
There were 122,200 jobs in Visalia, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 182,148 employed persons for the month. Visalia added 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 832 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Visalia job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Visalia, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Visalia as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for Visalia, California
CES employment for Visalia peaked in October 2016 at 122,400. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Visalia according to the employer survey. From a trough of 121,900 in November 2016, Visalia has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 183,723 for Visalia in October 2016. 1,575 jobs have been lost in Visalia since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Visalia, California Employment History