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North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida Job Growth

There were 310,700 jobs in North Port, Florida in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 353,308 employed persons for the month. North Port added 1,900 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 734 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare North Port job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 310,700 +1,900 +12,400
CPS 353,308 -734 +14,231

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

North Port, Florida Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for North Port 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 North Port, Florida

CES employment for North Port in November 2017 is at a new high of 310,700.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 354,238 for North Port in September 2017. 930 jobs have been lost in North Port since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

North Port, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 310,700 1,900 353,308 -734
October 2017 308,800 3,200 354,042 -196
September 2017 305,600 -4,500 354,238 1,270
August 2017 310,100 600 352,968 589
July 2017 309,500 3,900 352,379 2,342
June 2017 305,600 1,100 350,037 904
May 2017 304,500 1,900 349,133 575
April 2017 302,600 1,000 348,558 331
March 2017 301,600 -1,200 348,227 1,216
February 2017 302,800 700 347,011 4,006
January 2017 302,100 1,800 343,005 3,540
December 2016 300,300 2,000 339,465 388