Corpus Christi, Texas Job Growth
There were 193,800 jobs in Corpus Christi, Texas in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 199,902 employed persons for the month. Corpus Christi lost 700 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 524 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corpus Christi 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.
Corpus Christi, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Corpus Christi 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 Corpus Christi, Texas
CES employment for Corpus Christi peaked in December 2014 at 195,600. Since then 1,800 jobs have been lost in Corpus Christi according to the employer survey. From a trough of 190,300 in September 2017, Corpus Christi has gained 3,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in February 2019 for Corpus Christi is at a new high of 199,902.
Employment: CES, CPS
Corpus Christi, Texas Employment History