Fargo, North Dakota Job Growth
There were 142,700 jobs in Fargo, North Dakota in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 132,919 employed persons for the month. Fargo added 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 166 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fargo 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.
Fargo, North Dakota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fargo 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 Fargo, North Dakota
CES employment for Fargo peaked in July 2018 at 142,700. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Fargo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 142,600 in August 2018, Fargo has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 136,464 for Fargo in March 2018. 3,545 jobs have been lost in Fargo since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fargo, North Dakota Employment History