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Jacksonville, North Carolina Job Growth

There were 49,300 jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,082 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville lost 400 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 244 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 49,300 -400 +400
CPS 61,082 -244 +749

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

Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville, North Carolina

CES employment for Jacksonville peaked in October 2017 at 49,700. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 61,326 for Jacksonville in October 2017. 244 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 49,300 -400 61,082 -244
October 2017 49,700 200 61,326 89
September 2017 49,500 300 61,237 649
August 2017 49,200 1,900 60,588 236
July 2017 47,300 -1,800 60,352 -114
June 2017 49,100 -100 60,466 253
May 2017 49,200 0 60,213 -200
April 2017 49,200 100 60,413 -95
March 2017 49,100 -200 60,508 135
February 2017 49,300 400 60,373 133
January 2017 48,900 -100 60,240 -131
December 2016 49,000 100 60,371 38