Department of Numbers

York-Hanover, Pennsylvania Job Growth

There were 190,500 jobs in York, Pennsylvania in December 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 228,969 employed persons for the month. York lost 400 jobs in December 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 363 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare York job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 190,500 -400 +3,800
CPS 228,969 +363 +5,606

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 November 2018 at 190,900. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in York according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in December 2018 for York is at a new high of 228,969.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2018

York, Pennsylvania Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2018 190,500 -400 228,969 363
November 2018 190,900 900 228,606 1,353
October 2018 190,000 1,100 227,253 1,189
September 2018 188,900 0 226,064 -105
August 2018 188,900 500 226,169 1,177
July 2018 188,400 900 224,992 1,351
June 2018 187,500 400 223,641 543
May 2018 187,100 300 223,098 943
April 2018 186,800 -200 222,155 -551
March 2018 187,000 100 222,706 -841
February 2018 186,900 300 223,547 450
January 2018 186,600 -100 223,097 -266