Living in Oxford, MS

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Oxford, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
26,962
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
30.2%
Median Home
$248,200
Median Income
$44,283
Median Rent
$959

Oxford SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Oxford, MS Crime Report

682
Total Crimes
2,798.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
13.00%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Oxford
/ 100k People
Mississippi
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 682 2,798.6 2,653.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 16 65.7 277.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.2 5.0
Robbery 6 24.6 57.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 10 41.0 184.6 250.2
Property Crime 666 2,733.0 2,375.8 2,109.9
Burglary 81 332.4 627.0 340.5
Larceny 568 2,330.8 1,555.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 17 69.8 193.1 219.9

Oxford, MS Cost Of Living

96
Oxford's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Oxford Mississippi National Average
Overall 96 84 100
Services 89 94 100
Groceries 86 94 100
Health 85 91 100
Housing 113 63 100
Transportation 89 90 100
Utilities 88 95 100

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Rankings for Oxford in Mississippi

Map Of Oxford, MS

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Population over time in Oxford

Year Population % Change
2019 26,962 17.0%
2018 23,037 4.3%
2017 22,092 2.1%
2016 21,634 4.2%
2015 20,769 2.8%
2014 20,200 3.1%
2013 19,602 3.0%
2012 19,022 2.9%
2011 18,480 2.7%
2010 17,990 -

Race / Ethnicity in Oxford

White
68.9% (18,564)
African American
24.4% (6,571)
American Indian
0.2% (57)
Asian
3.4% (921)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (37)
Two Or More
0.9% (250)
Hispanic
2.1% (562)
Race Oxford MS USA
White 68.9% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 24.4% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.4% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.1% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Oxford

Female
50.3% (13,552)
Male
49.7% (13,409)
Gender Oxford MS USA
Female 50.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Oxford for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (808)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,078)
High School / GED
14.0% (3,774)
Some College
17.0% (4,583)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,887)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (8,088)
Master's Degree
12.0% (3,235)
Professional Degree
4.0% (1,078)
Doctorate Degree
9.0% (2,426)
Education Oxford MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 9.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Oxford, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
15.9% (428,485)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (114,870)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.0% (270,114)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (308,926)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (340,704)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (454,532)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (261,779)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.5% (255,528)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (120,600)
$200,000 or more
5.2% (140,657)
Income Oxford MS USA
Less than $10,000 15.9% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.0% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.5% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.2% 3.0% 7.7%

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