Department of Numbers

York-Hanover, Pennsylvania Job Growth

There were 187,400 jobs in York, Pennsylvania in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 226,571 employed persons for the month. York added 400 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 70 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare York job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 187,400 +400 +200
CPS 226,571 -70 +1,818

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

York, Pennsylvania Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for York 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 York, Pennsylvania

CES employment for York peaked in May 2018 at 187,500. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in York according to the employer survey. From a trough of 186,400 in September 2018, York has gained 1,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 226,860 for York in April 2019. 289 jobs have been lost in York since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2019

York, Pennsylvania Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2019 187,400 400 226,571 -70
June 2019 187,000 -200 226,641 -124
May 2019 187,200 -300 226,765 -95
April 2019 187,500 300 226,860 63
March 2019 187,200 200 226,797 320
February 2019 187,000 -100 226,477 456
January 2019 187,100 -100 226,021 383
December 2018 187,200 -300 225,638 -4
November 2018 187,500 100 225,642 75
October 2018 187,400 1,000 225,567 277
September 2018 186,400 -400 225,290 320
August 2018 186,800 -400 224,970 217