Department of Numbers

Fort Collins, Colorado Job Growth

There were 177,900 jobs in Fort Collins, Colorado in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 204,431 employed persons for the month. Fort Collins added 100 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 986 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fort Collins job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 177,900 +100 +8,000
CPS 204,431 +986 +10,053

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 in April 2022 is at a new high of 177,900.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Fort Collins is at a new high of 204,431.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Fort Collins, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 177,900 100 204,431 986
March 2022 177,800 700 203,445 1,268
February 2022 177,100 400 202,177 1,303
January 2022 176,700 900 200,874 1,306
December 2021 175,800 900 199,568 -111
November 2021 174,900 500 199,679 19
October 2021 174,400 1,000 199,660 588
September 2021 173,400 500 199,072 865
August 2021 172,900 500 198,207 994
July 2021 172,400 900 197,213 1,021
June 2021 171,500 800 196,192 921
May 2021 170,700 800 195,271 893