Killeen-Temple, Texas Job Growth
There were 144,900 jobs in Killeen, Texas in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 172,315 employed persons for the month. Killeen lost 600 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 96 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Killeen 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.
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 peaked in January 2019 at 145,500. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Killeen according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 172,904 for Killeen in December 2018. 589 jobs have been lost in Killeen since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Killeen, Texas Employment History