Oxford is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 13,347 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Oxford is the 152nd largest community in Massachusetts.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Oxford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oxford is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oxford who work in office and administrative support (11.98%), healthcare (10.25%), and management occupations (9.98%).
In terms of college education, Oxford is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 29.44% of adults in Oxford have a college degree.
The per capita income in Oxford in 2018 was $35,423, which is low income relative to Massachusetts, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $141,692 for a family of four.
The people who call Oxford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oxford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Oxford include Irish, French, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Oxford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.