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Charlottesville, Virginia Job Growth

There were 119,700 jobs in Charlottesville, Virginia in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 116,965 employed persons for the month. Charlottesville added 100 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 24 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Charlottesville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 119,700 +100 +1,100
CPS 116,965 +24 +876

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

Charlottesville, Virginia Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Charlottesville 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 Charlottesville, Virginia

CES employment for Charlottesville in April 2019 is at a new high of 119,700.

CPS employment in April 2019 for Charlottesville is at a new high of 116,965.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2019

Charlottesville, Virginia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2019 119,700 100 116,965 24
March 2019 119,600 400 116,941 12
February 2019 119,200 200 116,929 154
January 2019 119,000 800 116,775 154
December 2018 118,200 400 116,621 12
November 2018 117,800 -500 116,609 56
October 2018 118,300 -300 116,553 127
September 2018 118,600 300 116,426 106
August 2018 118,300 -300 116,320 57
July 2018 118,600 -300 116,263 38
June 2018 118,900 300 116,225 31
May 2018 118,600 0 116,194 105