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Mansfield, Ohio Job Growth

There were 52,800 jobs in Mansfield, Ohio in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 50,654 employed persons for the month. Mansfield lost 200 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 31 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mansfield job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,800 -200 +100
CPS 50,654 +31 -90

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 9,200 jobs have been lost in Mansfield according to the employer survey. From a trough of 51,300 in March 2010, Mansfield has gained 1,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 60,399 for Mansfield in December 2000. 9,745 jobs have been lost in Mansfield since then according to the household survey. From a September 2013 low of 49,966, Mansfield has added 688 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Mansfield, Ohio Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 52,800 -200 50,654 31
January 2019 53,000 300 50,623 292
December 2018 52,700 -100 50,331 -137
November 2018 52,800 0 50,468 47
October 2018 52,800 0 50,421 167
September 2018 52,800 100 50,254 182
August 2018 52,700 -100 50,072 -490
July 2018 52,800 -100 50,562 -187
June 2018 52,900 -100 50,749 -39
May 2018 53,000 100 50,788 -126
April 2018 52,900 100 50,914 -163
March 2018 52,800 100 51,077 333