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Barnstable Town, Massachusetts Job Growth

There were 108,100 jobs in Barnstable Town, Massachusetts in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 125,006 employed persons for the month. Barnstable Town lost 900 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 339 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Barnstable Town job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 108,100 -900 +1,600
CPS 125,006 -339 +1,563

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

Barnstable Town, Massachusetts Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Barnstable Town 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 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts

CES employment for Barnstable Town peaked in June 2019 at 109,000. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in Barnstable Town according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 129,154 for Barnstable Town in February 2004. 4,148 jobs have been lost in Barnstable Town since then according to the household survey. From a July 2012 low of 109,113, Barnstable Town has added 15,893 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2019

Barnstable Town, Massachusetts Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2019 108,100 -900 125,006 -339
June 2019 109,000 500 125,345 -221
May 2019 108,500 700 125,566 -4
April 2019 107,800 300 125,570 -93
March 2019 107,500 300 125,663 150
February 2019 107,200 -200 125,513 395
January 2019 107,400 0 125,118 609
December 2018 107,400 600 124,509 -20
November 2018 106,800 700 124,529 63
October 2018 106,100 -400 124,466 284
September 2018 106,500 -100 124,182 355
August 2018 106,600 100 123,827 384