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Yuba City, California Job Growth

There were 44,000 jobs in Yuba City, California in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 66,778 employed persons for the month. Yuba City added 400 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 266 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Yuba City job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 44,000 +400 -4,200
CPS 66,778 +266 -5,942

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

Yuba City, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Yuba City 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 Yuba City, California

CES employment for Yuba City peaked in February 2020 at 48,200. Since then 4,200 jobs have been lost in Yuba City according to the employer survey. From a trough of 42,900 in April 2020, Yuba City has gained 1,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 73,051 for Yuba City in December 2019. 6,273 jobs have been lost in Yuba City since then according to the household survey. From a May 2020 low of 59,681, Yuba City has added 7,097 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

Yuba City, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 44,000 400 66,778 266
January 2021 43,600 -700 66,512 2,574
December 2020 44,300 0 63,938 110
November 2020 44,300 -300 63,828 120
October 2020 44,600 -800 63,708 3,570
September 2020 45,400 300 60,138 155
August 2020 45,100 -100 59,983 119
July 2020 45,200 -200 59,864 66
June 2020 45,400 1,200 59,798 117
May 2020 44,200 1,300 59,681 -2,772
April 2020 42,900 -5,000 62,453 -9,168
March 2020 47,900 -300 71,621 -1,099