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Elkhart-Goshen, Indiana Job Growth

There were 148,800 jobs in Elkhart, Indiana in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 118,060 employed persons for the month. Elkhart added 500 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 688 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Elkhart job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 148,800 +500 +9,400
CPS 118,060 +688 +6,265

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

Elkhart, Indiana Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Elkhart 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 Elkhart, Indiana

CES employment for Elkhart in April 2022 is at a new high of 148,800.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Elkhart is at a new high of 118,060.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Elkhart, Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 148,800 500 118,060 688
March 2022 148,300 200 117,372 824
February 2022 148,100 1,500 116,548 951
January 2022 146,600 1,000 115,597 899
December 2021 145,600 600 114,698 -56
November 2021 145,000 500 114,754 110
October 2021 144,500 800 114,644 565
September 2021 143,700 200 114,079 715
August 2021 143,500 -200 113,364 674
July 2021 143,700 2,000 112,690 504
June 2021 141,700 1,300 112,186 248
May 2021 140,400 1,000 111,938 143