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Sherman-Denison, Texas Job Growth

There were 46,800 jobs in Sherman, Texas in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 59,377 employed persons for the month. Sherman lost 0 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 221 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sherman job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 46,800 0 +100
CPS 59,377 +221 +544

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Sherman, Texas Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Sherman 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 Sherman, Texas

CES employment for Sherman peaked in August 2017 at 47,500. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Sherman according to the employer survey. From a trough of 46,800 in October 2017, Sherman has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 59,496 for Sherman in September 2017. 119 jobs have been lost in Sherman since then according to the household survey. From a October 2017 low of 59,156, Sherman has added 221 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Sherman, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 46,800 0 59,377 221
October 2017 46,800 -400 59,156 -340
September 2017 47,200 -300 59,496 38
August 2017 47,500 200 59,458 141
July 2017 47,300 0 59,317 -1
June 2017 47,300 200 59,318 11
May 2017 47,100 200 59,307 -12
April 2017 46,900 0 59,319 -40
March 2017 46,900 -100 59,359 60
February 2017 47,000 200 59,299 344
January 2017 46,800 300 58,955 133
December 2016 46,500 -200 58,822 -11