Oxford, MD Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Oxford Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Oxford Content

Also See: Oxford, MD ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Oxford, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Oxford had a population of 659 as of July 1, 2016. Oxford ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maryland. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Oxford is located at latitude 38.6853 and longitude -76.1715 in Talbot County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Oxford (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.29 sq. miles. Talbot County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The Town of Oxford (GNIS ID: 2391348) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Oxford is located within District 3, Trappe, a minor civil division (MCD) of Talbot County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Oxford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Oxford: Third Haven, Thread Haven, Williamstadt.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Town of Oxford, MD Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | MD Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: District 3, Trappe | Talbot County | Maryland Counties / Independent Cities

Search the map for:

Oxford, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 659
Population in Households 659
Population in Familes 486
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,224
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 346
Average Household Size 1.9
Family Households 207
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 585 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 277 (47.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 69 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 239 (40.9%)
Median Home Value $625,000
Average Home Value $646,196


Median Household Income $74,683
Average Household Income $104,989
Per Capita Income $53,983
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.2% 0.06%
Households 0.37% 0.12%
Families 0.39% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Oxford, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oxford to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 350 33rd
Population Density1 # 269 48th
Diversity Index2 # 418 19th
Median Household Income # 213 59th
Per Capita Income # 43 92nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.

Maryland Research Tools

Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Maryland Census Data
Highest or Lowest: