Longview, Texas Job Growth
There were 97,400 jobs in Longview, Texas in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 93,462 employed persons for the month. Longview lost 200 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 592 (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 6,100 jobs have been lost in Longview according to the employer survey. From a trough of 95,500 in December 2016, Longview has gained 1,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 104,047 for Longview in October 2008. 10,585 jobs have been lost in Longview since then according to the household survey. From a December 2016 low of 91,534, Longview has added 1,928 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Longview, Texas Employment History