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Sherman-Denison, Texas Job Growth

There were 48,500 jobs in Sherman, Texas in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 62,506 employed persons for the month. Sherman added 200 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 202 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sherman job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 48,500 +200 +1,100
CPS 62,506 +202 +1,588

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 December 2018 at 48,500. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Sherman according to the employer survey. From a trough of 48,300 in January 2019, Sherman has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in February 2019 for Sherman is at a new high of 62,506.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Sherman, Texas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 48,500 200 62,506 202
January 2019 48,300 -200 62,304 8
December 2018 48,500 200 62,296 91
November 2018 48,300 0 62,205 515
October 2018 48,300 -100 61,690 340
September 2018 48,400 300 61,350 -169
August 2018 48,100 100 61,519 70
July 2018 48,000 600 61,449 205
June 2018 47,400 0 61,244 -78
May 2018 47,400 -100 61,322 88
April 2018 47,500 200 61,234 40
March 2018 47,300 -100 61,194 276