Jacksonville, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 49,300 jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,656 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville added 300 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 46 (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 July 2018 at 49,900. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 47,600 in September 2018, Jacksonville has gained 1,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 62,054 for Jacksonville in December 2018. 398 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 61,610, Jacksonville has added 46 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment History