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Winchester, Virginia Job Growth

There were 62,900 jobs in Winchester, Virginia in July 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 68,404 employed persons for the month. Winchester added 300 jobs in July 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 282 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Winchester job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 62,900 +300 +1,100
CPS 68,404 +282 +1,688

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

Winchester, Virginia Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Winchester 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 Winchester, Virginia

CES employment for Winchester peaked in February 2017 at 63,000. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Winchester according to the employer survey. From a trough of 62,600 in June 2017, Winchester has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in July 2017 for Winchester is at a new high of 68,404.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2017

Winchester, Virginia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2017 62,900 300 68,404 282
June 2017 62,600 -100 68,122 191
May 2017 62,700 -200 67,931 -60
April 2017 62,900 -100 67,991 122
March 2017 63,000 0 67,869 121
February 2017 63,000 200 67,748 413
January 2017 62,800 300 67,335 0
December 2016 62,500 -200 67,335 88
November 2016 62,700 300 67,247 97
October 2016 62,400 300 67,150 88
September 2016 62,100 -300 67,062 129
August 2016 62,400 600 66,933 217