Jacksonville, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 45,100 jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 53,764 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville lost 5,300 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 6,899 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville 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.
Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville, North Carolina
CES employment for Jacksonville peaked in February 2020 at 51,000. Since then 5,900 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,199 for Jacksonville in December 2019. 9,435 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment History