Charlottesville, Virginia Job Growth
There were 116,700 jobs in Charlottesville, Virginia in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 114,837 employed persons for the month. Charlottesville lost 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 872 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Charlottesville 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.
Charlottesville, Virginia Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Charlottesville 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 Charlottesville, Virginia
CES employment for Charlottesville peaked in September 2016 at 118,400. Since then 1,700 jobs have been lost in Charlottesville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 116,400 in October 2016, Charlottesville has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Charlottesville is at a new high of 114,837.
Employment: CES, CPS
Charlottesville, Virginia Employment History