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People

Total Population 5,163
Male Share of the Population 44.3%
Female Share of the Population 55.7%
Senior Citizens 15.9%
Employed Population 16+ 1,998
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 45%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.7%
Median Earnings25+ $31,787
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,469
Median Earnings With High School Degree $28,865

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,704
% Above Poverty Level 72.6%
% Below Poverty Level 27.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 6.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.9%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 29.7%
Median Gross Rent $891
Median House Value $191,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 33.5%
US/American 0%
English 9.4%
Irish 22.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Oxford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles W of Wilmington, Delaware (center to center)
Nearest Large City 44 miles W of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Chester
Standard Zip Codes 19363
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.785
Longitude -75.979

Oxford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station OCTORARO LAKE
Distance 3.9 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 40 F
Apr Temp 37 to 65 F
Jul Temp 62 to 87 F
Oct Temp 41 to 67 F
Annual Precip 45.4 inches
Station COATESVILLE 2 W
Distance 14.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
Station NEWARK UNIVERSITY FARM
Distance 15.4 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 42 F
Apr Temp 41 to 66 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 45.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Atglen 1,469 $69,563
Avondale 1,506 $63,125
Christiana 962 $54,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Oxford Public Libraries

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48 SOUTH SECOND STREET
Oxford, Pennsylvania
(610) 932-9625

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Oxford High Schools

OXFORD AREA HS
610-932-6640
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 1,008 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.2

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