Killeen-Temple, Texas Job Growth
There were 143,300 jobs in Killeen, Texas in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 167,189 employed persons for the month. Killeen lost 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 294 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Killeen job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Killeen, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Killeen 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 Killeen, Texas
CES employment for Killeen peaked in November 2016 at 143,600. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Killeen according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Killeen is at a new high of 167,189.
Employment: CES, CPS
Killeen, Texas Employment History