Oxford, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,868

Oxford is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,868, it is the 149th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4339th largest city in the United States. Oxford is currently growing at a rate of 2.59% annually and its population has increased by 15.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,077 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Oxford has a population density of 2,983 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oxford is $63,156 with a poverty rate of 16.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,001 per month, and the median house value is $215,500. The median age in Oxford is 34.1 years, 31.1 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.5 males.

Oxford Demographics

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

  • White: 83.36%
  • Black or African American: 8.19%
  • Two or more races: 5.37%
  • Other race: 2.20%
  • Native American: 0.70%
  • Asian: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Oxford, Pennsylvania is 5,868, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,572.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,077.

Oxford, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,51883.36%
Black or African American4448.19%
Two or More Races2915.37%
Some Other Race1192.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native380.70%
Asian100.18%

Oxford Population Pyramid 2020

Oxford Median Age

34.1


Total

31.1


Male

38.3


Female

Oxford Adults

There are 3,697 adults, (826 of whom are seniors) in Oxford.

Oxford Age Dependency

88.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60

Child Dependency Ratio

Oxford Sex Ratio

Female

2,801

51.68%

Male

2,619

48.32%

Oxford Households and Families

Oxford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oxford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.5%27.5%
All42.3%57.7%
Non Family32.4%67.6%
Female17.1%82.9%
Male9%91%

42.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8702.8342.3
Married6954.0372.5
Non Family6121.2432.4
Female4742.9317.1
Male8949

3.39

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

12.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oxford Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade35410.72%
9th to 12th Grade39712.02%
High School Graduate1,35541.04%
Some College37411.33%
Associates Degree1143.45%
Bachelors Degree49314.93%
Graduate Degree2156.51%

Oxford Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1551,926622
Hispanic80338240
Black276175
Multiple Races917926
Other Race451212
Native American383820
Asian101010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,125$46,148$31,359
Less Than High School$33,415$36,111$17,016
High School Grad$36,681$45,806$30,562
Some College$41,964$58,203$27,500
Bachelors Degree$51,149$53,125$46,667
Graduate Degree$45,556$$43,636

$38,125

Average Earnings

$46,148

Average Male

$31,359

Average Female

Oxford Language

Oxford Language by Age

Oxford Language

78.57% of Oxford residents speak only English, while 21.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.70% of the population.

Oxford Poverty

Oxford Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,95841914.16%
Hispanic1,73332318.64%
Black44411125.00%
Multiple291124.12%

16.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.38%

Male Poverty Rate

20.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oxford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oxford is Black, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oxford is Multiple, with 4.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.91%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.41%
Some College21.00%
High School14.57%
Bachelors or Greater1.16%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.65%
Male Unemployed28.24%
Female Employed9.66%
Male Employed1.09%

Oxford Income

Oxford Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,450$63,156
Families$57,321$65,734
Married Families$70,353-
Non Families$50,521$47,864

Oxford Marital Status

Oxford Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Oxford Married by Age and Sex

Oxford Marriage

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

Oxford Marital Status by Race

Oxford Veterans

204

Number of Veterans

177

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War64
Vietnam57
Korea29
World War II13
Second Gulf War7
Name Veterans % of Total
White1504.76%
Black3610.59%
Indian1847.37%
Hispanic111.23%

$Oxford Veterans by Education

9.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oxford Employment Status

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

7.9%

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

61.75%

Born in Pennsylvania

89.04%

Native Born

10.96%

Foreign Born

8.69%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.04% of Oxford residents were born in the United States, with 61.75% having been born in Pennsylvania. 8.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,8681482.59%
20195,7201482.66%
20185,57240.07%
20175,5681482.73%
20165,420210.39%
20155,3992534.92%
20145,146190.37%
20135,12730.06%
20125,124140.27%
20115,110240.47%
20105,0867711.66%
20004,3155461.36%
19903,7691360.37%
19803,633-25-0.07%
19703,6582820.81%
19603,3762850.89%
19503,0913681.28%
19402,7231170.44%
19302,6060.00%