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Corpus Christi, Texas Job Growth

There were 192,100 jobs in Corpus Christi, Texas in July 2014 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 209,586 employed persons for the month. Corpus Christi lost 800 jobs in July 2014 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 120 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corpus Christi job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2014 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 192,100 -800 +4,700
CPS 209,586 -120 +3,967

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 peaked in June 2014 at 192,900. Since then 800 jobs have been lost in Corpus Christi according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 209,706 for Corpus Christi in June 2014. 120 jobs have been lost in Corpus Christi since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2014

Corpus Christi, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2014 192,100 -800 209,586 -120
June 2014 192,900 1,300 209,706 203
May 2014 191,600 500 209,503 285
April 2014 191,100 900 209,218 943
March 2014 190,200 400 208,275 1,078
February 2014 189,800 -100 207,197 450
January 2014 189,900 600 206,747 706
December 2013 189,300 100 206,041 98
November 2013 189,200 500 205,943 105
October 2013 188,700 400 205,838 79
September 2013 188,300 400 205,759 65
August 2013 187,900 500 205,694 75
July 2013 187,400 -1,000 205,619 102