Numbers of Protective Service Occupations in Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA

Occupation group

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2005 820
2006 890
2007 890
2008 910
2009 1,070
2010 930
2011 1,030
2012 1,200
2013 1,190
2014 1,350
2015 1,440
2016 1,490
2017 1,500
2018 1,470

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives

Year Number
2006 80
2007 60
2008 60
2009 60
2010 60
2011 60
2012 60
2013 60
2014 50
2015 80
2016 70
2017 70
2018 80

Firefighters

Year Number
2012 30
2013 30
2014 40
2015 70
2016 100
2017 160
2018 140

Correctional Officers and Jailers

Year Number
2006 160
2007 150
2008 140
2009 260
2010 210
2012 240
2013 240
2015 220
2016 230
2017 300
2018 290

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

Year Number
2005 60
2006 40
2007 50
2008 60
2009 80
2010 70
2011 70
2012 110
2013 110
2014 120
2015 130
2016 50
2017 60
2018 50

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

Year Number
2005 310
2006 320
2007 330
2008 310
2009 320
2010 330
2011 370
2012 370
2013 370
2014 390
2015 390
2016 400
2017 450
2018 430

Security Guards

Year Number
2005 110
2006 120
2007 80
2008 130
2009 140
2010 120
2011 190
2012 190
2013 140
2014 260
2015 300
2016 360
2017 150
2018 150

Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers

Year Number
2007 80
2008 80
2009 50
2012 90
2013 100
2014 100
2015 90
2016 80
2017 90
2018 100

Transportation Security Screeners

Year Number
2008 30
2009 30
2010 30

Protective Service Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 30
2007 30
2008 40
2009 40
2013 30
2014 50
2015 50
2016 40