Bellingham, Washington Job Growth
There were 94,500 jobs in Bellingham, Washington in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 105,267 employed persons for the month. Bellingham added 400 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 37 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bellingham job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Bellingham, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Bellingham 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 Bellingham, Washington
CES employment for Bellingham in February 2018 is at a new high of 94,500.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 107,785 for Bellingham in November 2017. 2,518 jobs have been lost in Bellingham since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Bellingham, Washington Employment History