Brownsville-Harlingen, Texas Job Growth
There were 161,700 jobs in Brownsville, Texas in September 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 170,747 employed persons for the month. Brownsville added 1,200 jobs in September 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 575 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brownsville 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.
Brownsville, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Brownsville 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 Brownsville, Texas
CES employment for Brownsville in September 2023 is at a new high of 161,700.
CPS employment in September 2023 for Brownsville is at a new high of 170,747.
Employment: CES, CPS
Brownsville, Texas Employment History