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Jacksonville, North Carolina Job Growth

There were 49,900 jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,446 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville added 600 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 378 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 49,900 +600 +500
CPS 61,446 +378 +1,073

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 February 2018 is at a new high of 49,900.

CPS employment in February 2018 for Jacksonville is at a new high of 61,446.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 49,900 600 61,446 378
January 2018 49,300 200 61,068 80
December 2017 49,100 400 60,988 -174
November 2017 48,700 -100 61,162 -164
October 2017 48,800 -200 61,326 89
September 2017 49,000 -200 61,237 649
August 2017 49,200 -100 60,588 236
July 2017 49,300 -300 60,352 -114
June 2017 49,600 500 60,466 253
May 2017 49,100 -200 60,213 -200
April 2017 49,300 -200 60,413 -95
March 2017 49,500 100 60,508 135