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Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington Job Growth

There were 52,600 jobs in Mount Vernon, Washington in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 58,506 employed persons for the month. Mount Vernon lost 0 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 136 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mount Vernon job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,600 0 +1,700
CPS 58,506 +136 +1,929

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

Mount Vernon, Washington Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon, Washington

CES employment for Mount Vernon in March 2019 is at a new high of 52,600.

CPS employment in April 2019 for Mount Vernon is at a new high of 58,506.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2019

Mount Vernon, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2019 52,600 0 58,506 136
March 2019 52,600 400 58,370 142
February 2019 52,200 0 58,228 153
January 2019 52,200 -200 58,075 141
December 2018 52,400 400 57,934 -18
November 2018 52,000 400 57,952 35
October 2018 51,600 -200 57,917 192
September 2018 51,800 400 57,725 233
August 2018 51,400 100 57,492 238
July 2018 51,300 100 57,254 237
June 2018 51,200 0 57,017 213
May 2018 51,200 300 56,804 227