Oxford County, Maine Population 2021

Oxford County, Maine's estimated population is 58,417 with a growth rate of 0.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oxford County, Maine is the 8th largest county inMaine. The 2010 Population was 57,779 and has seen a growth of 1.10% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202158,4172210.38%
202058,1962210.38%
201957,9752210.38%
201857,7542200.38%
201757,5342120.37%
201657,3221580.28%
201557,164-159-0.28%
201457,323-74-0.13%
201357,397-76-0.13%
201257,473-290-0.50%
201157,763-16-0.03%
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%
2021 Growth Rate
0.38%
County Website
State
Founded
1805
County Seat
2010 Population
57,779
Growth Since 2010
1.10%
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Oxford County, Maine Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White55,39196.25%
Two or More Races1,4532.52%
Asian2170.38%
Black or African American2120.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native1820.32%
Some Other Race880.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.01%
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Oxford County, Maine Population by Race

Oxford County, Maine Population Pyramid $2021

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Oxford County, Maine Median Age

47


Total

46


Male

48.1


Female

Oxford County, Maine Adults

There are 46,777 adults, (12,229 of whom are seniors) in Oxford County, Maine.

Oxford County, Maine Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Oxford County, Maine Sex Ratio

Female

29,102

50.57%

Male

28,448

49.43%

Oxford County, Maine Population by Age

Oxford County, Maine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oxford County, Maine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female64.1%35.9%
Non Family69.1%30.9%
Male74.1%25.9%
All80.8%19.2%
Married92.3%7.7%

80.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oxford County, Maine Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,3382.6680.8
Married10,9602.9992.3
Non Family7,3321.3469.1
Female1,9314.6464.1
Male1,1154.7274.1

3.2

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

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Oxford County, Maine Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9212.15%
9th to 12th Grade2,5315.91%
High School Graduate17,99142.00%
Some College8,30419.39%
Associates Degree4,86011.35%
Bachelors Degree5,45612.74%
Graduate Degree2,7696.46%
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Oxford County, Maine Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oxford County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White41,48238,1197,920
2+ Races558535108
Hispanic44040551
Asian181146111
Native American16015630
Black827921
Other Race51456
Islander77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 61.33%.

Oxford County, Maine Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,744$37,847$26,098
Less Than 9th Grade$23,671$24,788$18,500
High School Graduate$27,432$35,750$21,101
Some College$30,130$42,855$25,515
Bachelors Degree$38,704$41,989$37,303
Graduate Degree$52,983$53,889$52,582

$30,744

Average Earnings

$37,847

Average Male

$26,098

Average Female

Oxford County, Maine Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oxford County, Maine Language by Age

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Oxford County, Maine Language

97.13% of Oxford County, Maine residents speak only English, while 2.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.90% of the population.

Oxford County, Maine Language

Oxford County, Maine Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White54,0938,05114.88%
Multiple1,43022916.01%
Black20011658.00%
Hispanic7547610.08%
Native1827641.76%
Asian1995125.63%
Other721723.61%

15.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.41%

Male Poverty Rate

16.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oxford County, Maine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oxford County, Maine is Black, with 58.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oxford County, Maine is Hispanic, with 10.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.80%.

Oxford County, Maine Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.76%
High School14.29%
Some College10.30%
Bachelors or Greater5.18%

Oxford County, Maine Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.03%
Male Unemployed25.65%
Female Employed7.62%
Male Employed5.19%

Oxford County, Maine Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oxford County, Maine Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,204$62,267
Families$60,613$72,030
Married Families$70,560$80,765
Non Families$28,397$38,795
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Income by Household Type

Oxford County, Maine Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Oxford County, Maine Married by Age and Sex

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Oxford County, Maine Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Oxford County, Maine Marital Status by Race

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Oxford County, Maine Marital Status

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4,760

Number of Veterans

4,358

Male Veterans

402

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,898
First Gulf War840
Second Gulf War537
Korea447
World War II202

Oxford County, Maine Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,391
75+1,309
55 to 64977
35 to 54963
18 to 34120

Oxford County, Maine Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,64710.24%
2+ Races9812.20%
Hispanic295.88%
Islander7100.00%
Other Race47.84%
Native American42.45%

Oxford County, Maine Veterans by Race

Oxford County, Maine Veterans by Education

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6.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oxford County, Maine Veterans by Education

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57.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Oxford County, Maine Employment by Age

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Oxford County, Maine Employment by Race

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Oxford County, Maine Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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65.91%

Born in Oxford County, Maine

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

0.68%

Non Citizen

0.78%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.54% of Oxford County, Maine residents were born in the United States, with 65.91% having been born in Maine. 0.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Oxford County, Maine Place of Birth

  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

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