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Population in 2019: 52 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 26  (50.0%)
Females: 26  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

14.2 years
Idaho median age:

36.9 years

Zip code: 83228

Estimated median household income in 2019: $40,120 (it was $23,125 in 2000)
Oxford:

$40,120
ID:

$60,999

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $10,514 (it was $9,889 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $103,018 (it was $62,000 in 2000)
Oxford:

$103,018
ID:

$255,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $117,914; detached houses: $118,909
March 2019 cost of living index in Oxford: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 45.0%
(41.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Oxford, ID (2010)
    • 4593.8%White alone
    • 36.3%American Indian alone
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Latest news from Oxford, ID collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: American (41.4%), English (27.6%), European (17.2%), German (6.9%), Irish (6.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4798 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 205 people per square mile   (very low).

Oxford, Idaho map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,461 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $714 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (47.8 miles , pop. 51,466).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (400.4 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (603.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Clifton, ID (2.2 miles ),
Dayton, ID (3.2 miles ),
Malad City, ID (3.6 miles ),
Downey, ID (3.6 miles ),
Preston, ID (3.7 miles ),
Mink Creek, ID (3.7 miles ),
Weston, ID (4.0 miles ),
South Bannock, ID (4.5 miles )

Latitude: 42.26 N, Longitude: 112.02 W

Distribution of median household income in Oxford, ID in 2019
Distribution of house value in Oxford, ID in 2019

Oxford satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.3%
Idaho:

4.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+15.2%).

Average climate in Oxford, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Oxford, Idaho average temperatures Oxford, Idaho average precipitation Oxford, Idaho humidity Oxford, Idaho wind speed Oxford, Idaho snowfall Oxford, Idaho sunshine Oxford, Idaho clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.9. This is better than average.

City:

58.9
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 38.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 9.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.66
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Oxford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 1928% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 173.6 miles away from Oxford center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 154.5 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 309.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 28.9 miles away from Oxford center
On 3/31/2020 at 23:52:30, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 MW, Depth: 7.5 mi) earthquake occurred 217.9 miles away from Oxford center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 64.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oxford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Oxford:

  • ONEIDA COUNTY HOSPITAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MALAD CITY, ID)
  • MARSH VALLEY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; DOWNEY, ID)
  • FRANKLIN COUNTY TRANSITIONAL CARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; PRESTON, ID)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oxford:

  • Utah State University (about 38 miles; Logan, UT; Full-time enrollment: 21,131)
  • Idaho State University (about 47 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Weber State University (about 74 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 104 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • University of Utah (about 104 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Westminster College (about 107 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 109 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)

Points of interest:

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Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Idaho:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.7%
Whole state:

69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

0.0%
Whole state:

6.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Oxford:

Marital status in Oxford, ID
  • Never married: 10.3%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 38.7%

For population 25 years and over in Oxford:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Idaho average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oxford, ID (based on Franklin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other11,43436
Catholic6271
Evangelical Protestant1501
Mainline Protestant421
None533-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Franklin County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
This county:

3.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Franklin County:

5.76 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Franklin County:

7.5%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

28.9%
State:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Franklin County:

4.7%
State:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

41.9%
Idaho:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Oxford:

47.7%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
Oxford:

29.0
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

14.1%
Idaho:

22.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Oxford:

6.9
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
Oxford:

28.9%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Oxford:

58.3%
Idaho:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.6%
Idaho:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oxford, ID Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 0$0

Oxford government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,000 ($38.46)
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($230.77)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($153.85)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($153.85)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($134.62)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($134.62)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($96.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($57.69)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($19.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($19.23)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $15,000 ($288.46)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($57.69)

Oxford government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $11,000 ($211.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($211.54)
    Other: $1,000 ($19.23)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $1,000 ($19.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($326.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($76.92)
    Highways: $4,000 ($76.92)
  • Tax - Property: $16,000 ($307.69)

Oxford government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $75,000 ($1442.31)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $73,000 ($1403.85)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,000 ($38.46)

Oxford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,000 ($711.54)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,000 ($96.15)

6.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,759 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.97%
Idaho average:

8.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cache County, UT  3.10% ($40,794 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oxford:

  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBRV (790 AM; 5 kW; SODA SPRINGS, ID; Owner: CARIBOU BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KACH (1340 AM; 1 kW; PRESTON, ID; Owner: ALAN J. WHITE, NELADA G. WHITE)
  • KVNU (610 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO,INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSOS (800 AM; 10 kW; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLGN (1390 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • KSEI (930 AM; 5 kW; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXOL (1660 AM; 10 kW; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oxford:

  • KRAR (106.9 FM; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KJQN (100.7 FM; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KVFX (94.5 FM; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO,INC.)
  • K220HI (91.9 FM; CLARKSTON, UT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KUSU-FM (91.5 FM; LOGAN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE UNIV. OF AGRI. & APP. SCI)
  • KLZX (95.9 FM; WESTON, ID; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO INC)
  • K299AH (107.7 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KBNZ (104.9 FM; TREMONTON, UT; Owner: 3 POINT MEDIA - UTAH, LLC)
  • KISU-FM (91.1 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKEX (96.7 FM; PRESTON, ID; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • KLLP (98.5 FM; CHUBBUCK, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K260AD (99.9 FM; MONTPELIER, ID; Owner: BEAR LAKE COUNTY T.V. DISTRICT)
  • K264AD (100.7 FM; MONTPELIER, ID; Owner: BEAR LAKE COUNTY T.V. DISTRICT)
  • K276DR (103.1 FM; MONTPELIER, ID; Owner: BEAR LAKE COUNTY T.V. DISTRICT)
  • K287AB (105.3 FM; MONTPELIER, ID; Owner: BEAR LAKE COUNTY T.V. DISTRICT)

TV broadcast stations around Oxford:

  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Mick Brink, Town Of Oxford (Lat: 42.346528 Lon: -112.029889), Type: 32.9, Overall height: 32.9 m, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, Chartered, Tgutierrez@fcclaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 828-9479
  • Mick Brink, Town Of Oxford (Lat: 42.346528 Lon: -112.029889), Type: 32.9, Overall height: 32.9 m, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, Chartered, Tgutierrez@fcclaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 828-9479
  • Mick Brink, Town Of Oxford (Lat: 42.346528 Lon: -112.029889), Type: 32.9, Overall height: 32.9 m, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, Chartered, Tgutierrez@fcclaw.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 828-9479
  • Dale R Smith, Red Rock West Hwy 2id32138 (Lat: 42.274667 Lon: -112.014194), Type: 45.7, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Mobilitie Investments Ii, LLC, Pm@mobilitie.Com, , Newpo-rt Beach, Phone: (949) 515-1500
  • Dale R Smith, Red Rock West Hwy 2id32138 (Lat: 42.274667 Lon: -112.014194), Type: 45.7, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Mobilitie Investments Ii, LLC, Pm@mobilitie.Com, , Newpo-rt Beach, Phone: (949) 515-1500
  • Edward G Roach, Red Rock West Hwy 2id32138 (Lat: 42.274667 Lon: -112.014194), Type: 45.7, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Sba Monarch Towers Ii, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, Red Rock West Hwy 2id32138 (Lat: 42.274667 Lon: -112.014194), Type: 45.7, Structure height: 16041 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Sba Monarch Towers Ii, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • MP 81.5, Mp-81.5, Ogden Sub - Ded (Lat: 42.272278 Lon: -111.983694), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQRI774,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.485 MHz, Grant Date: 05/22/2013, Expiration Date: 05/22/2023, Certifier: Thomas J Mcgovern, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505 N, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Oxford, ID
  • 43.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 25.0%Coal or coke
  • 18.8%Wood
  • 12.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Oxford, ID
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Oxford compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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