Oxford, MI


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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.

Oxford is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Oxford is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oxford who work in office and administrative support (15.67%), management occupations (12.29%), and sales jobs (7.86%).

Of important note, Oxford is also a village of artists. Oxford has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Oxford’s character.

Oxford’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

Oxford is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The percentage of people in Oxford who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.88% of adults in Oxford have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Oxford in 2010 was $31,763, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $127,052 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. Important ancestries of people in Oxford include English, Polish, Irish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Oxford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.