Department of Numbers

Corpus Christi, Texas Job Growth

There were 190,000 jobs in Corpus Christi, Texas in February 2014 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 209,306 employed persons for the month. Corpus Christi added 100 jobs in February 2014 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,023 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corpus Christi job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2014 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 190,000 +100 +2,900
CPS 209,306 -1,023 +3,719

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

Corpus Christi, Texas Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Corpus Christi 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 Corpus Christi, Texas

CES employment for Corpus Christi in February 2014 is at a new high of 190,000.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 211,517 for Corpus Christi in December 2013. 2,211 jobs have been lost in Corpus Christi since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2014

Corpus Christi, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2014 190,000 100 209,306 -1,023
January 2014 189,900 600 210,345 -1,172
December 2013 189,300 100 211,517 891
November 2013 189,200 500 210,626 812
October 2013 188,700 400 209,814 216
September 2013 188,300 400 209,598 414
August 2013 187,900 500 209,184 804
July 2013 187,400 -1,000 208,380 716
June 2013 188,400 1,200 207,664 380
May 2013 187,200 300 207,284 528
April 2013 186,900 -100 206,756 581
March 2013 187,000 -100 206,175 588
February 2013 187,100 1,300 205,587 476