Oxford County, Maine Population 2018

Oxford County, Maine's estimated population is 57,439 with a growth rate of 0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oxford County, Maine is the 7th largest county in Maine.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201757,4391400.24%
201657,2992030.36%
201657,096280.05%
201557,068-155-0.27%
201457,223-103-0.18%
201357,326-145-0.25%
201257,471-284-0.49%
201157,755-24-0.04%
201057,7795,1779.84%
199052,6023,6347.42%
198048,9685,51112.68%
197043,457-888-2.00%
196044,3451240.28%
195044,2211,5593.65%
194042,6621,1792.84%
193041,4833,78310.03%
192037,7001,4443.98%
191036,2564,01812.46%
190032,2381,6525.40%
189030,586-2,041-6.26%
188032,627-861-2.57%
187033,488-3,210-8.75%
186036,698-3,065-7.71%
185039,7631,4123.68%
184038,3513,1328.89%
183035,2198,11529.94%
182027,1049,47453.74%
181017,6300.00%

Oxford County, Maine Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White55,427
Two or More Races949
Asian343
American Indian and Alaska Native283
Black or African American196
Some Other Race101

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Oxford County, Maine Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Oxford County, Maine Median Age

46


Total

45.5


Male

46.4


Female

Oxford County, Maine Adults

There are 45,896 adults, (11,001 of which are seniors) in Oxford County, Maine.

Oxford County, Maine Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Oxford County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

28,908

50.45%

Male

28,391

49.55%

Oxford County, Maine Households and Families

Oxford County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oxford County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.8%8.2%
All80.1%19.9%
Male75%25%
Non Family68.4%31.6%
Female65.9%34.1%

80.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oxford County, Maine Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,7232.7380.1
Married10,2113.291.8
Non Family7,3631.3568.4
Female1,8954.4865.9
Male1,2544.2875

3.32

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oxford County, Maine Households

Oxford County, Maine Education

Oxford County, Maine Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0682.55%
9th to 12th Grade2,4815.93%
High School Graduate18,84545.06%
Some College7,85518.78%
Associates Degree3,9829.52%
Bachelors Degree4,97111.89%
Graduate Degree2,6206.26%

Oxford County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White40,79637,3257,372
Multiple Races35431939
Hispanic28227042
Asian19616998
Native American13813021
Black717119
Other Race34346

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 50.00%.

Oxford County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,638$33,241$23,002
Less Than High School$19,717$22,539$11,538
High School Grad$24,925$31,402$18,990
Some College$28,104$37,336$23,565
Bachelors Degree$33,787$36,395$31,444
Graduate Degree$46,541$52,684$42,087

$27,638

Average Earnings

$33,241

Average Male

$23,002

Average Female

Oxford County, Maine Language

Oxford County, Maine Language by Age

Oxford County, Maine Language

97.53% of Oxford County, Maine residents speak only English, while 2.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.40% of the population.

Oxford County, Maine Poverty

Oxford County, Maine Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White54,1888,61115.89%
Multiple92927329.39%
Hispanic65523235.42%
Native28319568.90%
Black1858344.86%
Asian3145316.88%
Other1012120.79%

16.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.58%

Male Poverty Rate

18.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oxford County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oxford County, Maine is Native, with 68.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oxford County, Maine is White, with 15.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.33%.

Oxford County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.32%
High School17.44%
Some College12.03%
Bachelors or Greater4.14%

Oxford County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.14%
Male Unemployed29.25%
Female Employed8.12%
Male Employed6.35%

Oxford County, Maine Income

Oxford County, Maine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,197$53,500
Families$53,327$62,564
Married Families$61,777$70,678
Non Families$23,809$32,896

Oxford County, Maine Marital Status

Oxford County, Maine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Oxford County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

Oxford County, Maine Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Oxford County, Maine Marital Status by Race

Oxford County, Maine Veterans

Oxford County, Maine Veterans by War

5,283

Number of Veterans

4,902

Male Veterans

381

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,101
First Gulf War656
Korea591
World War II462
Second Gulf War403

Oxford County, Maine Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,462
65 to 741,380
35 to 541,221
55 to 641,094
18 to 34126

Oxford County, Maine Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,20211.61%
2 or More6113.23%
Indian167.17%
Hispanic154.39%
Black43.81%

Oxford County, Maine Veterans by Education

8.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oxford County, Maine Employment Status

Oxford County, Maine Employment by Age

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Oxford County, Maine Employment by Race

Oxford County, Maine Employment by Education

Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990