Oxford is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 3,534 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Oxford is the 263rd largest community in Michigan.
Oxford real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Oxford house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages 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 village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oxford who work in office and administrative support (16.28%), management occupations (11.39%), and sales jobs (8.02%).
Also of interest is that Oxford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Oxford’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Being a small village, Oxford does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Oxford citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.47% of adults in Oxford have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Oxford in 2010 was $29,417, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,668 for a family of four. However, Oxford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 English, Irish, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Oxford is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.