Department of Numbers

Hanford-Corcoran, California Job Growth

There were 40,100 jobs in Hanford, California in May 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 53,325 employed persons for the month. Hanford added 300 jobs in May 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 184 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hanford job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey May 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 40,100 +300 +700
CPS 53,325 -184 +963

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 in May 2018 is at a new high of 40,100.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 53,820 for Hanford in December 2007. 495 jobs have been lost in Hanford since then according to the household survey. From a January 2011 low of 49,170, Hanford has added 4,155 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through May 2018

Hanford, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
May 2018 40,100 300 53,325 -184
April 2018 39,800 100 53,509 -181
March 2018 39,700 200 53,690 123
February 2018 39,500 0 53,567 338
January 2018 39,500 -100 53,229 220
December 2017 39,600 -100 53,009 38
November 2017 39,700 100 52,971 86
October 2017 39,600 100 52,885 89
September 2017 39,500 0 52,796 80
August 2017 39,500 0 52,716 94
July 2017 39,500 0 52,622 127
June 2017 39,500 100 52,495 133