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Jacksonville, North Carolina Job Growth

There were 50,100 jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,840 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville added 700 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 796 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 50,100 +700 +1,300
CPS 61,840 +796 +841

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 in October 2018 is at a new high of 50,100.

CPS employment in October 2018 for Jacksonville is at a new high of 61,840.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 50,100 700 61,840 796
September 2018 49,400 -500 61,044 -453
August 2018 49,900 700 61,497 -67
July 2018 49,200 -300 61,564 75
June 2018 49,500 100 61,489 86
May 2018 49,400 -300 61,403 80
April 2018 49,700 0 61,323 58
March 2018 49,700 -100 61,265 -15
February 2018 49,800 500 61,280 169
January 2018 49,300 200 61,111 57
December 2017 49,100 400 61,054 38
November 2017 48,700 -100 61,016 17