Killeen-Temple, Texas Job Growth
There were 143,500 jobs in Killeen, Texas in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 170,336 employed persons for the month. Killeen added 200 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 2,527 (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 October 2017 at 143,700. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Killeen according to the employer survey. From a trough of 143,300 in December 2017, Killeen has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 172,863 for Killeen in December 2017. 2,527 jobs have been lost in Killeen since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Killeen, Texas Employment History