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Lake Havasu City-Kingman, Arizona Job Growth

There were 53,700 jobs in Lake Havasu City, Arizona in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 82,456 employed persons for the month. Lake Havasu City added 700 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 243 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lake Havasu City job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 53,700 +700 +2,800
CPS 82,456 +243 +3,719

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

Lake Havasu City, Arizona Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lake Havasu City 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 Lake Havasu City, Arizona

CES employment for Lake Havasu City peaked in June 2006 at 55,800. Since then 2,100 jobs have been lost in Lake Havasu City according to the employer survey. From a trough of 44,500 in December 2011, Lake Havasu City has gained 9,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 88,635 for Lake Havasu City in December 2006. 6,179 jobs have been lost in Lake Havasu City since then according to the household survey. From a February 2013 low of 69,279, Lake Havasu City has added 13,177 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Lake Havasu City, Arizona Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 53,700 700 82,456 243
June 2021 53,000 800 82,213 50
May 2021 52,200 -100 82,163 -13
April 2021 52,300 -400 82,176 -37
March 2021 52,700 400 82,213 125
February 2021 52,300 100 82,088 56
January 2021 52,200 200 82,032 86
December 2020 52,000 100 81,946 271
November 2020 51,900 0 81,675 359
October 2020 51,900 300 81,316 541
September 2020 51,600 800 80,775 823
August 2020 50,800 -100 79,952 1,215