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Hanford-Corcoran, California Job Growth

There were 41,000 jobs in Hanford, California in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 52,506 employed persons for the month. Hanford added 200 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 77 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hanford job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 41,000 +200 +900
CPS 52,506 -77 +1,801

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Hanford, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Hanford 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 Hanford, California

CES employment for Hanford peaked in August 2019 at 41,700. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Hanford according to the employer survey. From a trough of 37,500 in May 2020, Hanford has gained 3,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 53,883 for Hanford in December 2007. 1,377 jobs have been lost in Hanford since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 48,177, Hanford has added 4,329 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Hanford, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 41,000 200 52,506 -77
August 2022 40,800 0 52,583 -86
July 2022 40,800 0 52,669 -109
June 2022 40,800 -200 52,778 -51
May 2022 41,000 -400 52,829 139
April 2022 41,400 0 52,690 298
March 2022 41,400 200 52,392 457
February 2022 41,200 200 51,935 391
January 2022 41,000 600 51,544 349
December 2021 40,400 -200 51,195 -16
November 2021 40,600 200 51,211 112
October 2021 40,400 300 51,099 394