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Killeen-Temple, Texas Job Growth

There were 145,000 jobs in Killeen, Texas in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 170,949 employed persons for the month. Killeen lost 0 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 184 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Killeen job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 145,000 0 +2,500
CPS 170,949 +184 +3,469

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

Killeen, Texas Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Killeen 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 Killeen, Texas

CES employment for Killeen in March 2018 is at a new high of 145,000.

CPS employment in April 2018 for Killeen is at a new high of 170,949.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2018

Killeen, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2018 145,000 0 170,949 184
March 2018 145,000 600 170,765 645
February 2018 144,400 500 170,120 1,434
January 2018 143,900 600 168,686 384
December 2017 143,300 -100 168,302 -4
November 2017 143,400 -300 168,306 -73
October 2017 143,700 400 168,379 -6
September 2017 143,300 0 168,385 174
August 2017 143,300 300 168,211 186
July 2017 143,000 -500 168,025 128
June 2017 143,500 400 167,897 183
May 2017 143,100 600 167,714 234