Visalia-Porterville, California Job Growth
There were 127,700 jobs in Visalia, California in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 189,886 employed persons for the month. Visalia added 100 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 92 (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 December 2018 at 128,100. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Visalia according to the employer survey. From a trough of 127,600 in January 2019, Visalia has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 190,580 for Visalia in December 2018. 694 jobs have been lost in Visalia since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Visalia, California Employment History