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Mansfield, Ohio Job Growth

There were 53,200 jobs in Mansfield, Ohio in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 51,282 employed persons for the month. Mansfield lost 200 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 17 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mansfield job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 53,200 -200 +500
CPS 51,282 +17 +1,282

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Mansfield, Ohio Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Mansfield 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 Mansfield, Ohio

CES employment for Mansfield peaked in September 2000 at 62,000. Since then 8,800 jobs have been lost in Mansfield according to the employer survey. From a trough of 51,300 in March 2010, Mansfield has gained 1,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 60,276 for Mansfield in December 2000. 8,994 jobs have been lost in Mansfield since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 49,976, Mansfield has added 1,306 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2019

Mansfield, Ohio Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2019 53,200 -200 51,282 17
July 2019 53,400 -100 51,265 138
June 2019 53,500 0 51,127 162
May 2019 53,500 200 50,965 95
April 2019 53,300 0 50,870 255
March 2019 53,300 200 50,615 270
February 2019 53,100 100 50,345 176
January 2019 53,000 300 50,169 159
December 2018 52,700 -100 50,010 13
November 2018 52,800 0 49,997 15
October 2018 52,800 0 49,982 6
September 2018 52,800 100 49,976 -24