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Jacksonville, North Carolina Job Growth

There were 51,300 jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 63,556 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville added 2,300 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,098 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 51,300 +2,300 +2,900
CPS 63,556 +2,098 +4,634

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 July 2021 is at a new high of 51,300.

CPS employment in July 2021 for Jacksonville is at a new high of 63,556.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 51,300 2,300 63,556 2,098
June 2021 49,000 -100 61,458 -143
May 2021 49,100 -300 61,601 -136
April 2021 49,400 -100 61,737 -58
March 2021 49,500 0 61,795 -100
February 2021 49,500 200 61,895 -98
January 2021 49,300 -300 61,993 -27
December 2020 49,600 -100 62,020 264
November 2020 49,700 300 61,756 369
October 2020 49,400 200 61,387 539
September 2020 49,200 500 60,848 789
August 2020 48,700 300 60,059 1,137