Longview, Texas Job Growth
There were 96,500 jobs in Longview, Texas in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 93,167 employed persons for the month. Longview added 200 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 235 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Longview 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.
Longview, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Longview 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 Longview, Texas
CES employment for Longview peaked in October 2014 at 103,500. Since then 7,000 jobs have been lost in Longview according to the employer survey. From a trough of 95,500 in December 2016, Longview has gained 1,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 104,047 for Longview in October 2008. 10,880 jobs have been lost in Longview since then according to the household survey. From a December 2016 low of 91,534, Longview has added 1,633 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Longview, Texas Employment History