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Mansfield, Ohio Job Growth

There were 52,500 jobs in Mansfield, Ohio in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 50,498 employed persons for the month. Mansfield added 400 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 282 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mansfield job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,500 +400 -100
CPS 50,498 +282 -274

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

Mansfield, Ohio Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Mansfield 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 Mansfield, Ohio

CES employment for Mansfield peaked in September 2000 at 62,000. Since then 9,500 jobs have been lost in Mansfield according to the employer survey. From a trough of 51,300 in March 2010, Mansfield has gained 1,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 60,399 for Mansfield in December 2000. 9,901 jobs have been lost in Mansfield since then according to the household survey. From a January 2017 low of 49,856, Mansfield has added 642 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Mansfield, Ohio Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 52,500 400 50,498 282
February 2017 52,100 300 50,216 360
January 2017 51,800 -1,400 49,856 -283
December 2016 53,200 300 50,139 -80
November 2016 52,900 -100 50,219 -27
October 2016 53,000 200 50,246 28
September 2016 52,800 -200 50,218 10
August 2016 53,000 200 50,208 -59
July 2016 52,800 100 50,267 -115
June 2016 52,700 -100 50,382 -211
May 2016 52,800 -300 50,593 -164
April 2016 53,100 500 50,757 -15