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Population (year 2000): 8,338. Estimated population in July 2005: 8,530 (+2.3% change)
Males: 3,734 (44.8%), Females: 4,604 (55.2%)

Zip code:

Median resident age: 38.5 years
Median household income: $30,707 (year 2000)
Median house value: $95,600 (year 2000)

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Races in Oxford:

  • Black (51.4%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (42.9%)
  • Hispanic (4.6%)
  • Other race (3.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (11.1%), English (7.1%), German (3.8%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), French (1.7%), Irish (1.5%).North Carolina

Elevation: 480 feet

Land area: 4.5 square miles

Oxford,

For population 25 years and over in Oxford

  • High school or higher: 71.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oxford city

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 43.2%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 13.8%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

6.6% Foreign born (5.8% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -70 (-0.8%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NC Durham, (31.2 miles pop. 187,035).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NC Raleigh, (34.3 miles pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (347.9 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: NC (9.5 miles Stovall, NC (11.9 miles Stem, Kittrell, NC (12.0 miles) , NC (12.6 miles Henderson, Henderson, NC (12.8 miles South NC (14.5 miles Creedmoor, NC (16.7 miles Butner, NC (17.3 miles Franklinton,

Latitude: 36.31 N, Longitude: 78.59 W

Area code: 919


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (29.5%), Manufacturing (25.7%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,879 (+34.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,315 (40.4%)


 

Crime in Oxford by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 12.0 0.0
Rapes 5 8 4 8
    per 100,000 60.0 95.9 48.0 95.9
Robberies 35 20 36 25
    per 100,000 419.8 239.9 431.8 299.8
Assaults 54 88 70 68
    per 100,000 647.6 1055.4 839.5 815.5
Burglaries 259 216 224 204
    per 100,000 3106.3 2590.5 2686.5 2446.6
Thefts 443 301 451 373
    per 100,000 5313.0 3610.0 5409.0 4473.5
Auto thefts 39 36 25 38
    per 100,000 467.7 431.8 299.8 455.7
746.8 681.7 757.0 678.1

Average climate in Oxford, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Oxford,

Oxford-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.5 miles away from the Oxford city center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 3/24/1969, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Taron Downey - College basketball player (Wake Forest Demon Deacons).


Hospital/medical center in Oxford:
  • GRANVILLE MEDICAL CENTER (COLLEGE ST BOX 947)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Oxford:
  • MARIA PARHAM HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; HENDERSON, NC)
  • JOHN UMSTEAD HOSP (about 17 miles; BUTNER, NC)
  • DUKE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; DURHAM, NC)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Oxford:
  • RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL (about 34 miles; RALEIGH/DURHAM, NC; ID: RDU)
  • DANVILLE REGIONAL (about 55 miles; DANVILLE, VA; ID: DAN)
  • ROCKY MOUNT-WILSON RGNL (about 59 miles; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; ID: RWI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Oxford:
  • HENDERSON-OXFORD (about 6 miles; OXFORD, NC; ID: HNZ)
  • MARKS MUNI (about 19 miles; CLARKSVILLE, VA; ID: W63)
  • PERSON COUNTY (about 28 miles; ROXBORO, NC; ID: TDF)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 9 $33,449 $44,598 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 31 $84,883 $32,857 0 $0
Financial Administration 4 $12,545 $37,635 0 $0
Firefighters 10 $26,579 $31,894 1 $638
Solid Waste Management 12 $25,981 $25,981 0 $0
Sewerage 4 $11,584 $34,752 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 7 $16,519 $28,318 0 $0
Water Supply 11 $23,685 $25,838 0 $0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 8 $20,814 $31,221 2 $1,016
Police - Other 6 $13,018 $26,036 3 $1,860
Other and Unallocable 10 $19,164 $22,996 0 $0
Totals for Government 112 $288,221 $30,880 6 $3,514
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oxford:
  • VANCE-GRANVILLE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; HENDERSON, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,076)
  • DURHAM TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 30 miles; DURHAM, NC; FT enrollment: 2,338)
  • DUKE UNIVERSITY (about 31 miles; DURHAM, NC; FT enrollment: 11,898)
  • NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL UNIVERSITY (about 34 miles; DURHAM, NC; FT enrollment: 4,487)
  • NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY AT RALEIGH (about 36 miles; RALEIGH, NC; FT enrollment: 23,918)
  • MEREDITH COLLEGE (about 36 miles; RALEIGH, NC; FT enrollment: 2,173)
  • SHAW UNIVERSITY (about 38 miles; RALEIGH, NC; FT enrollment: 2,299)
Public high school in Oxford:
  • J F WEBB HIGH (Students: 1,266; Location: 3200 WEBB SCHOOL ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Oxford:
  • NORTHERN GRANVILLE MIDDLE (Students: 785; Location: 3144 WEBB SCHOOL ROAD; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • MARY POTTER INTERMEDIATE (Students: 755; Location: 200 TAYLOR STREET; Grades: 04 - 06)
  • WEST OXFORD ELEMENTARY (Students: 471; Location: 412 IVEY DAY ROAD; Grades: PK - 01)
  • C G CREDLE ELEMENTARY (Students: 434; Location: 223 COLLEGE STREET; Grades: 02 - 03)
  • JOE TOLER-OAK HILL ELEM (Students: 266; Location: 8176 HWY 96; Grades: PK - 06)
Library in Oxford:
  • GRANVILLE COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $683,506; Location: 210 MAIN STREET; 62,459 books; 1,241 audio materials; 3,788 video materials; 202 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Oxford: Oak Plaza (A), Oxford City Hall (B), Central Orphanage (C), Granville County Courthouse (D).

Shopping Center: Hilltop Village Shopping Center (1).

Churches in Oxford include: Morning Star Church (A), West Oxford Church (B), Saint Peters Church (C), Saint Cyprians Church (D), Delrayno Church (E), Raleigh Road Church (F), Grace Church (G), Newlight Church (H).

Cemetery: Elmwood Cemetery (1).

Reservoir: Hancock Lake (A).

Post office: (A).  


Oxford compared to North Carolina state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Oxford:
  • WCBQ (1340 AM; 1 kW; OXFORD, NC; Owner: THE PARADISE NETWORK (TPN) OF NORTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WDNC (620 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC)
  • WSRC (1410 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: DURHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WHNC (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: THE PARADISE NETWORK (TPN) OF NORTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WRTP (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTIK (1310 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WIZS (1450 AM; 1 kW; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: ROSE FARM AND RENTALS, INC.)
  • WKSI (1250 AM; 1 kW; WASHINGTON COURT HOU, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Oxford:
  • WQOK (97.5 FM; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WICE (98.3 FM; CLARKSVILLE, VA; Owner: JOYNER RADIO, INC.)
  • W299AO (107.7 FM; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYFL (92.5 FM; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUNC (91.5 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WHLQ (102.5 FM; LOUISBURG, NC; Owner: NEW CENTURY MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WFXC (107.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWMY (102.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WWND, L.L.C.)
TV broadcast stations around Oxford:
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • W34AX (Channel 34; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: TIME WARNER ENTERTAINMENT)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

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Source: City-Data.com


 

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