Oxford, Alabama

Population 22,052

Oxford is located in Calhoun County, AL. The population is 22,052, making Oxford the 2nd largest city in Calhoun County.

There are 5 public schools in Oxford with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Oxford is moderate , and there are 46 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Oxford is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Oxford property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Oxford include Hobson City, West End Cobb Town and Anniston.

Oxford Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 14.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 65.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 19.6%

Crime Rate

50.16% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 199
  • Violent Crimes: 285
  • Robbery: 43
  • Burglary: 555
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

6.17% Higher than national avg.
  • 46 offenders in Oxford
  • 20.86 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

64 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 7
  • Superfunds: 9
  • Tanks & Spills: 48


Moderate 2.9%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 2.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

5 Public Schools view public schools

There are 5 K-12 public schools in Oxford, AL and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Oxford's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
2 Private Schools

Trinity Christian Academy

Word Alive Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

46 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$129,900 compared to November 2018
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

87 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Oxford, AL issued 87 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 87 permits, 75 were issued for single family homes and 12 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Oxford, AL issued 35 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $502
  • 1 Bedroom: $540
  • 2 Bedrooms: $718
  • 3 Bedrooms: $938
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,095

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Environmental Hazards

64 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1228/1334)
    Oxford, AL has 92.05% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Oxford, AL is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Oxford, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.05°
  • February 46.26°
  • March 55.02°
  • April 62.83°
  • May 70.05°
  • June 78.67°
  • July 80.23°
  • August 79.94°
  • September 74.13°
  • October 62.4°
  • November 52.23°
  • December 44.68°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Oxford, AL

Oxford, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Oxford, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Oxford, AL has a high risk of hail storms.
Oxford, AL has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Oxford, AL: $51,928


Unemployment in Oxford is 2.9%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 2.5% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.10%
White Collar - 55.90%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Mike Rogers

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

15 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Oxford, AL

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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