Fargo, North Dakota Job Growth
There were 142,500 jobs in Fargo, North Dakota in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 134,014 employed persons for the month. Fargo added 100 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 154 (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 in July 2019 is at a new high of 142,500.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 134,451 for Fargo in June 2017. 437 jobs have been lost in Fargo since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 133,120, Fargo has added 894 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fargo, North Dakota Employment History