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College Station-Bryan, Texas Job Growth

There were 126,700 jobs in College Station, Texas in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 134,696 employed persons for the month. College Station lost 200 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 490 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare College Station job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 126,700 -200 +2,500
CPS 134,696 +490 +4,568

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

College Station, Texas Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for College Station 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 College Station, Texas

CES employment for College Station peaked in March 2022 at 126,900. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in College Station according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in April 2022 for College Station is at a new high of 134,696.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

College Station, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 126,700 -200 134,696 490
March 2022 126,900 100 134,206 775
February 2022 126,800 200 133,431 620
January 2022 126,600 400 132,811 564
December 2021 126,200 300 132,247 2
November 2021 125,900 1,100 132,245 39
October 2021 124,800 800 132,206 127
September 2021 124,000 -1,800 132,079 168
August 2021 125,800 -400 131,911 268
July 2021 126,200 1,700 131,643 421
June 2021 124,500 1,700 131,222 505
May 2021 122,800 -1,400 130,717 589