Oxford, Massachusetts Population 2020

5,662

Oxford is a city located in Massachusetts. Oxford has a 2020 population of 5,662. Oxford is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -7.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,103 in 2010. Oxford reached it's highest population of 6,566 in 2011.

The average household income in Oxford is $74,111 with a poverty rate of 6.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $839 per month, and the median house value is $224,300. The median age in Oxford is 41 years, 38.7 years for males, and 48.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 115.5 males.

Oxford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Oxford was:

  • White: 97.10%
  • Two or more races: 1.06%
  • Other race: 0.92%
  • Asian: 0.53%
  • Black or African American: 0.39%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Oxford, Massachusetts is 5,662, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,662.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,103.

Oxford, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,49897.10%
Two or More Races601.06%
Some Other Race520.92%
Asian300.53%
Black or African American220.39%

Oxford Population Pyramid 2020

Oxford Median Age

41


Total

38.7


Male

48.6


Female

Oxford Adults

There are 4,415 adults, (922 of whom are seniors) in Oxford.

Oxford Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Oxford Sex Ratio

Female

2,627

46.40%

Male

3,035

53.60%

Oxford Households and Families

Oxford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oxford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married94%6%
All74.1%25.9%
Male54%46%
Non Family49.2%50.8%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3012.4374.1
Married1,0183.3394
Non Family9281.0849.2
Female2163.87100
Male1392.6554

3.29

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oxford Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1022.47%
9th to 12th Grade1613.90%
High School Graduate1,51736.79%
Some College1,00924.47%
Associates Degree2265.48%
Bachelors Degree81119.67%
Graduate Degree2977.20%

Oxford Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0003,7391,085
Hispanic4038
Multiple Races33337
Other Race2828
Black222216

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 72.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,336$46,314$41,734
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$38,711$45,283$26,767
Some College$46,944$53,707$42,218
Bachelors Degree$60,357$46,136$64,265
Graduate Degree$24,896$$

$45,336

Average Earnings

$46,314

Average Male

$41,734

Average Female

Oxford Language

Oxford Language by Age

Oxford Language

94.11% of Oxford residents speak only English, while 5.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.91% of the population.

Oxford Poverty

Oxford Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,3582975.54%
Hispanic602440.00%
Other522446.15%
Black1616100.00%

6.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.62%

Male Poverty Rate

6.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oxford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oxford is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oxford is White, with 5.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.16%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.17%
High School8.28%
Bachelors or Greater7.32%
Some College2.52%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.21%
Male Unemployed11.04%
Male Employed1.63%
Female Employed0.00%

Oxford Income

Oxford Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,832$74,111
Families$83,625$97,433
Married Families$88,125-
Non Families$27,361$38,454

Oxford Marital Status

Oxford Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Oxford Married by Age and Sex

Oxford Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Oxford Marital Status by Race

Oxford Veterans

484

Number of Veterans

424

Male Veterans

60

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam161
Second Gulf War124
First Gulf War65
World War II15
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74135
35 to 54108
75+89
55 to 6488
18 to 3464
Name Veterans % of Total
White48211.19%
Black29.09%

$Oxford Veterans by Education

3.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oxford Employment Status

69%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Oxford Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

85.18%

Born in Massachusetts

94.72%

Native Born

5.28%

Foreign Born

1.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.72% of Oxford residents were born in the United States, with 85.18% having been born in Massachusetts. 1.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,6620.00%
20195,6620.00%
20185,662-267-4.50%
20175,92920.03%
20165,927-181-2.96%
20156,108-417-6.39%
20146,525-20-0.31%
20136,545600.93%
20126,485-81-1.23%
20116,5664637.59%
20106,1030.00%