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Killeen-Temple, Texas Job Growth

There were 148,300 jobs in Killeen, Texas in July 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 171,012 employed persons for the month. Killeen added 100 jobs in July 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 588 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Killeen job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 148,300 +100 +4,200
CPS 171,012 +588 +3,430

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 in July 2017 is at a new high of 148,300.

CPS employment in July 2017 for Killeen is at a new high of 171,012.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2017

Killeen, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2017 148,300 100 171,012 588
June 2017 148,200 1,100 170,424 -268
May 2017 147,100 100 170,692 7
April 2017 147,000 900 170,685 329
March 2017 146,100 -300 170,356 123
February 2017 146,400 0 170,233 451
January 2017 146,400 200 169,782 87
December 2016 146,200 100 169,695 288
November 2016 146,100 500 169,407 495
October 2016 145,600 600 168,912 510
September 2016 145,000 600 168,402 438
August 2016 144,400 300 167,964 382