Oxford, CT


Highest Appreciating Oxford Neighborhoods Since 2000

Oxford, CT Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Oxford Housing Market Information

With a population of 13,013, 4,385 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $352,182, real estate costs in Oxford are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive Connecticut communities.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Oxford, accounting for 94.01% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Oxford include row houses and other attached homes ( 2.60%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.45%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Oxford. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 87.35% of Oxford's homes, and 73.97% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Oxford built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Oxford built between 1940-1969 ( 23.13%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 22.35%). There's also some housing in Oxford built before 1939 ( 9.23%).

Oxford Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Oxford over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 22.35% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Oxford home appreciation rates at -0.47%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -1.86%.

Over the last year, Oxford appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Oxford's appreciation rate has been -0.34%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Oxford were at -0.47%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -1.86%.

Relative to Connecticut, our data show that Oxford's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in Connecticut.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,016,000 1.1
$762,001 - $1,016,000 1.5
$508,001 - $762,000 10.6
$406,001 - $508,000 18.1
$305,001 - $406,000 37.6
$203,001 - $305,000 20.4
$102,001 - $203,000 8.4
$51,001 - $102,000 0.8
$0 - $51,000 1.5

High for CT
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
12.0532052033283 25.4437869822485

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Oxford Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
22.29% 1.17% 4 2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,771 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 87.35
Renters 12.65
Vacant 6.50

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 22.3
1970 - 1999 45.3
1940 - 1969 23.1
1939 or Older 9.2

Types of Homes

Single-Family 94.0
Townhomes 2.6
Small Apt. Buildings 2.5
Apt. Complexes 0.9
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 4.14
2 Bedrooms 19.02
3 Bedrooms 51.32
4 Bedrooms 22.64
5 or more bedrooms 2.88

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