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Hanford-Corcoran, California Job Growth

There were 41,000 jobs in Hanford, California in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 54,561 employed persons for the month. Hanford lost 0 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 362 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hanford job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 41,000 0 +100
CPS 54,561 +362 +994

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 March 2018 at 41,100. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Hanford according to the employer survey. From a trough of 40,300 in July 2018, Hanford has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in February 2019 for Hanford is at a new high of 54,561.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Hanford, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 41,000 0 54,561 362
January 2019 41,000 0 54,199 389
December 2018 41,000 0 53,810 310
November 2018 41,000 -100 53,500 565
October 2018 41,100 200 52,935 371
September 2018 40,900 100 52,564 303
August 2018 40,800 500 52,261 -221
July 2018 40,300 -200 52,482 -422
June 2018 40,500 -200 52,904 -384
May 2018 40,700 -400 53,288 -221
April 2018 41,100 0 53,509 -181
March 2018 41,100 200 53,690 123