Twenty-three positions received 4,123 applications, equivalent to around 179 for each post, according to the area's official WeChat account.
However, the proportion was much smaller than that for the national civil service examination, which is one of the fiercest competitions for jobs in the nation.
Xiongan announced on Aug 31 it was seeking 23 professional and technical personnel at mid or advanced levels for its newly founded construction company - China Xiongan Construction And Investment Group.
With registered capital of 10 billion yuan, the company is the area's first State-owned group, which has been approved by the Hebei provincial government.
Within one week of the recruitment invitation being sent out, more than 4,000 applicants submitted their resumes.
The applicants are from 27 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions nationwide, especially Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei. Some are from foreign countries such as Canada, Japan and Iran.