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Sherman-Denison, Texas Job Growth

There were 48,400 jobs in Sherman, Texas in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,139 employed persons for the month. Sherman added 700 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 4 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sherman job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 48,400 +700 0
CPS 61,139 +4 -1,198

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 peaked in March 2020 at 49,000. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Sherman according to the employer survey. From a trough of 46,300 in April 2020, Sherman has gained 2,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 62,756 for Sherman in August 2020. 1,617 jobs have been lost in Sherman since then according to the household survey. From a September 2020 low of 61,078, Sherman has added 61 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2020

Sherman, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2020 48,400 700 61,139 4
October 2020 47,700 -100 61,135 57
September 2020 47,800 200 61,078 -1,678
August 2020 47,600 -100 62,756 2,935
July 2020 47,700 600 59,821 1,041
June 2020 47,100 800 58,780 3,891
May 2020 46,300 0 54,889 1,650
April 2020 46,300 -2,700 53,239 -7,656
March 2020 49,000 500 60,895 -1,455
February 2020 48,500 -100 62,350 40
January 2020 48,600 -100 62,310 -61
December 2019 48,700 300 62,371 34