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Sherman-Denison, Texas Job Growth

There were 49,600 jobs in Sherman, Texas in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 63,046 employed persons for the month. Sherman added 500 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,077 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sherman job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 49,600 +500 +2,300
CPS 63,046 +1,077 +3,224

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

Sherman, Texas Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Sherman in July 2021 is at a new high of 49,600.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 63,340 for Sherman in February 2020. 294 jobs have been lost in Sherman since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 54,102, Sherman has added 8,944 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Sherman, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 49,600 500 63,046 1,077
June 2021 49,100 600 61,969 74
May 2021 48,500 100 61,895 4
April 2021 48,400 0 61,891 -90
March 2021 48,400 0 61,981 -53
February 2021 48,400 -100 62,034 -55
January 2021 48,500 0 62,089 20
December 2020 48,500 400 62,069 266
November 2020 48,100 300 61,803 -405
October 2020 47,800 -300 62,208 1,128
September 2020 48,100 300 61,080 -1,135
August 2020 47,800 500 62,215 2,393