Fort Collins, Colorado Job Growth
There were 172,100 jobs in Fort Collins, Colorado in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 201,549 employed persons for the month. Fort Collins added 400 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 137 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fort Collins 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.
Fort Collins, Colorado Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fort Collins 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 Fort Collins, Colorado
CES employment for Fort Collins peaked in March 2019 at 174,900. Since then 2,800 jobs have been lost in Fort Collins according to the employer survey. From a trough of 171,700 in June 2019, Fort Collins has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in July 2019 for Fort Collins is at a new high of 201,549.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fort Collins, Colorado Employment History