Oxford, MA
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Oxford, MA 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 13,916 people, 5,120 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $273,391, Oxford real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Oxford, accounting for 64.08% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Oxford include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 18.30%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 9.73%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 7.40%).

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 73.41% of Oxford's homes, and 64.61% 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 ( 31.83%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 22.71%). There's also some housing in Oxford built between 2000 and later ( 8.31%).

Oxford Home Appreciation Rates

Oxford's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Oxford during the period has been just -1.42%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Oxford's appreciation rate, at 3.77%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Oxford's appreciation rate has been 0.33%, which annualizes to a rate of 1.33%.

Relative to Massachusetts, our data show that Oxford's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in Massachusetts.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$273,391

Oxford, MA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,102,000 0.2
$827,001 - $1,102,000 0.0
$551,001 - $827,000 0.3
$441,001 - $551,000 2.4
$331,001 - $441,000 21.3
$220,001 - $331,000 42.4
$110,001 - $220,000 29.5
$55,001 - $110,000 3.2
$0 - $55,000 0.6

Low for MA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
19.2898160084378 78.525641025641

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
5,120

Oxford Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
MA*
Compared To
America*
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
41.20% 2.02% 3 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$1,100 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 73.41
Renters 26.59
Vacant 6.02

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Oxford HOMES
2000 or Newer 8.3
1970 - 1999 37.2
1940 - 1969 31.8
1939 or Older 22.7

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Oxford HOMES
Single-Family 64.1
Townhomes 7.4
Small Apt. Buildings 18.3
Apt. Complexes 9.7
Mobile Homes 0.5
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Oxford HOMES
No Bedroom 1.30
1 Bedroom 13.11
2 Bedrooms 20.14
3 Bedrooms 48.77
4 Bedrooms 15.84
5 or more bedrooms 0.84