Department of Numbers

Charlottesville, Virginia Job Growth

There were 119,800 jobs in Charlottesville, Virginia in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 118,344 employed persons for the month. Charlottesville added 100 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 626 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Charlottesville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 119,800 +100 +3,800
CPS 118,344 +626 +4,190

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 2018 is at a new high of 119,800.

CPS employment in April 2018 for Charlottesville is at a new high of 118,344.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2018

Charlottesville, Virginia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2018 119,800 100 118,344 626
March 2018 119,700 200 117,718 414
February 2018 119,500 500 117,304 956
January 2018 119,000 600 116,348 79
December 2017 118,400 600 116,269 326
November 2017 117,800 -100 115,943 183
October 2017 117,900 700 115,760 211
September 2017 117,200 400 115,549 374
August 2017 116,800 -100 115,175 207
July 2017 116,900 200 114,968 166
June 2017 116,700 100 114,802 341
May 2017 116,600 600 114,461 307