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Winchester, Virginia Job Growth

There were 64,900 jobs in Winchester, Virginia in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 71,250 employed persons for the month. Winchester lost 99 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 102 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Winchester job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 64,900 -99 +600
CPS 71,250 +102 +1,009

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

Winchester, Virginia Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Winchester peaked in January 2019 at 65,000. Since then 99 jobs have been lost in Winchester according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 71,568 for Winchester in December 2018. 318 jobs have been lost in Winchester since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 71,148, Winchester has added 102 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Winchester, Virginia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 64,900 -99 71,250 102
January 2019 65,000 200 71,148 -420
December 2018 64,800 399 71,568 207
November 2018 64,400 -399 71,361 239
October 2018 64,800 700 71,122 372
September 2018 64,099 299 70,750 -60
August 2018 63,800 -700 70,810 -213
July 2018 64,500 400 71,023 309
June 2018 64,099 -200 70,714 30
May 2018 64,300 100 70,684 112
April 2018 64,200 -100 70,572 86
March 2018 64,300 0 70,486 245