Longview, Texas Job Growth
There were 100,500 jobs in Longview, Texas in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 95,835 employed persons for the month. Longview lost 100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 60 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Longview 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.
Longview, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Longview 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 Longview, Texas
CES employment for Longview peaked in October 2014 at 104,000. Since then 3,500 jobs have been lost in Longview according to the employer survey. From a trough of 99,700 in September 2015, Longview has gained 800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 104,047 for Longview in October 2008. 8,212 jobs have been lost in Longview since then according to the household survey. From a January 2010 low of 91,621, Longview has added 4,214 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Longview, Texas Employment History