Oxford, Maine

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Population in 2010: 1,263.
Population change since 2000: -2.8%
Males: 734  (58.1%)
Females: 529  (41.9%)
Median resident age:

49.8 years
Maine median age:

44.6 years

Zip codes: 04270.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,966 (it was $38,000 in 2000)
Oxford:

$59,966
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,702 (it was $14,567 in 2000)

Oxford CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $118,291 (it was $71,500 in 2000)
Oxford:

$118,291
ME:

$191,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $120,069; detached houses: $177,646; mobile homes: $46,013

Median gross rent in 2017: $505.

March 2019 cost of living index in Oxford: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.9%
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  • Races in Oxford, ME (2010)
    • 1,20795.6%White alone
    • 221.7%Two or more races
    • 211.7%Hispanic
    • 70.6%American Indian alone
    • 50.4%Black alone
    • 10.08%Other race alone

Races in Oxford detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Oxford, Maine as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Oxford is 261 to 1.


Crime rates in Oxford by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(76.3)
3
(75.9)
4
(102.1)
2
(51.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(73.0)
6
(146.2)
1
(24.5)
3
(74.2)
1
(24.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(49.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.8)
1
(25.3)
3
(76.6)
1
(25.5)
1
(25.4)
1
(24.3)
1
(24.4)
3
(73.6)
0
(0.0)
4
(99.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(375.8)
30
(762.6)
24
(607.0)
14
(357.4)
24
(611.9)
16
(406.6)
18
(438.1)
20
(487.4)
21
(515.3)
12
(297.0)
14
(346.5)
8
(198.3)
7
(173.4)
19
(469.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
125
(3,132)
152
(3,864)
135
(3,414)
117
(2,987)
121
(3,085)
85
(2,160)
156
(3,797)
170
(4,143)
193
(4,736)
195
(4,826)
157
(3,886)
110
(2,727)
119
(2,948)
113
(2,791)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(75.2)
10
(254.2)
4
(101.2)
4
(102.1)
2
(51.0)
2
(50.8)
1
(24.3)
2
(48.7)
4
(98.2)
1
(24.7)
1
(24.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(49.5)
3
(74.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)157.6299.4252.9249.7216.2131.6247.7325.6267.7275.2221.3130.4134.0189.9

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City-data.com crime index in Oxford, ME

Crime rate in Oxford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Maine average:

1.69
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Ancestries: English (41.2%), American (23.1%), Irish (15.3%), Finnish (10.4%), French (5.6%), Scottish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/27/1829

Elevation: 348 feet

Land area: 8.26 square miles.

Population density: 153 people per square mile   (very low).

Oxford, Maine map

18 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.5%
Maine:

3.6%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Oxford CDP:

1.4% ($1,029)
Maine:

1.5% ($1,417)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (33.9 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (128.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (284.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Otisfield, ME (2.0 miles ),
Mechanic Falls, ME (2.3 miles ),
Norway, ME (2.5 miles ),
South Paris, ME (2.6 miles ),
Poland, ME (2.7 miles ),
Paris, ME (2.7 miles ),
Harrison, ME (2.8 miles ),
Minot, ME (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 44.13 N, Longitude: 70.50 W

Area code: 207

Distribution of median household income in Oxford, ME in 2017
Distribution of house value in Oxford, ME in 2017
Oxford satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $67,100
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 20 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $71,400
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $149,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Oxford, ME residents
Average permit cost in Oxford, ME
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Maine:

3.8%
Most common industries in Oxford, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Construction (9.9%)
  • Wood products (9.1%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (6.6%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.9%)
  • Wood products (11.0%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.8%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.8%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (11.3%)
  • Wood products (7.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Oxford, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
  • Carpenters (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (11.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.0%)
  • Registered nurses (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.2%)

Average climate in Oxford, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Oxford, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.2. This is better than average.

City:

56.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.18. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.18
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Oxford-area historical tornado activity is above Maine state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/31/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 23.3 miles away from the Oxford place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/8/1996, a category F2 tornado 27.3 miles away from the place center caused $10,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oxford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 161.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 191.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 70.2 miles away from Oxford center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 117.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.7 miles away from Oxford center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 54.1 miles away from Oxford center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Oxford County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 15, Snows: 7, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 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:

  • NORWAY REHAB AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NORWAY, ME)
  • MAINE VETERANS HOME - SO PARIS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SOUTH PARIS, ME)
  • ANDROSCOGGIN KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • BRIDGTON HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BRIDGTON, ME)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD HEALTH CARE - AUBURN (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • CLOVER HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; AUBURN, ME)
  • CLOVER MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; AUBURN, ME)

Airports located in Oxford:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oxford:

  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 21 miles; Standish, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 34 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 36 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 38 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 42 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of New England (about 47 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • Plymouth State University (about 65 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)

Public elementary/middle school in Oxford:

Private elementary/middle school in Oxford:

  • BOXBERRY SCHOOL (Students: 17, Location: 301 WEBBER BROOK RD, Grades: KG-5)
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Library in Oxford:

  • FREELAND HOLMES LIBRARY (Operating income: $28,000; Location: 109 PLEASANT STREET; 39,106 books; 469 audio materials; 53 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 7 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Oxford Advent Christian Church is on 1130 Main St in Oxford.

Points of interest:

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Churches in Oxford include: Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church (A), First Congregational Church (B), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Riverside Cemetery (1), Richville Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Greeley Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Oxford Plains Fun Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 888 Main Street).

Hotel: Deck House Bed & Breakfast (1024 Goreroad).

Oxford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Oxford and their reported violations in the past:

TWO LAKES CAMPING AREA- BATH (Population served: 338, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-31-2011), St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-31-2011), St Boil Water Order (AUG-31-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-31-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
MIRROR POND CAMPGROUND (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TWO LAKES CAMPING AREA- KITCHEN (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

64.6%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

16.1%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Oxford (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Oxford Main Branch at 1586 Main St, branch established on 1972/10/24. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

For population 15 years and over in Oxford:

Marital status in Oxford, ME
  • Never married: 11.3%
  • Now married: 52.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 28.6%

For population 25 years and over in Oxford:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Maine average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Oxford
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oxford, ME (based on Oxford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7087
Mainline Protestant3,08545
Evangelical Protestant3,04537
Other71914
None47,276-
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: 14
This county:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Oxford County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Here:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Here:

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Oxford County:

9.35 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.6%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Oxford County:

25.6%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

54.9%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

55.0%
State:

49.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Oxford:

22.2%
Maine:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

14.4%
State:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Oxford:

7.0
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

38.0%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
This city:

60.5%
State:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Oxford:

81.8%
Maine:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oxford, ME Residents

6.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,450 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
Maine average:

5.91%

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 Androscoggin County, ME  1.20% ($32,764 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, ME  1.19% ($36,805)
from York County, ME  0.54% ($32,443)


5.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,213 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
Maine average:

5.73%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Androscoggin County, ME  1.18% ($36,929 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, ME  1.06% ($36,518)
to York County, ME  0.46% ($31,327)
Businesses in Oxford, ME
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Dunkin Donuts2RadioShack1
FedEx1Subway1
MasterBrand Cabinets1U-Haul1
New Balance1Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Oxford:

  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKTQ (1450 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH PARIS, ME; Owner: PENNESSEEWASSEE BROADCASTING CO INC.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WCNM (1240 AM; 1 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WJAE (1440 AM; 5 kW; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: ALTANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oxford:

  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOXO-FM (92.7 FM; NORWAY, ME; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WTBM (100.7 FM; MEXICO, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMTW-FM (106.7 FM; NORTH WINDHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPOR (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMSJ (89.3 FM; FREEPORT, ME; Owner: DOWNEAST CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCLZ (98.9 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJJB-FM (95.5 FM; TOPSHAM, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Oxford:

  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WCSH (Channel 6; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPXT (Channel 51; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: HMW, INC.)
  • WPME (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • W32CA (Channel 32; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W03AM (Channel 3; HARRISON, ETC., ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • Oxford, Maine
  • Fatal accident count38
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents53
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:14
  • Fatalities42
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents105
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents7
  • Maine average
  • Fatal accident count5185
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents7433
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons1954
  • Fatalities5727
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents12839
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents384
See more detailed statistics of Oxford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 14.5mTotal length
  • 34,595Total average daily traffic
  • 1,866Total average daily truck traffic
  • 25,153Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Oxford, ME - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11980-1989
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Oxford, ME

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Oxford)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 42 Pottle Road (Lat: 44.192444 Lon: -70.527500), Type: Mast, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 12.8 m, Call Sign: WQRF938,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.562 MHz, Grant Date: 05/06/2013, Expiration Date: 05/06/2023, Certifier: Scott Hunter, Registrant: Dirigo Wireless, Inc, 349 Middle Road, Falmouth, ME 04105, Phone: (207) 513-1110, Email:
  • Lat: 44.115694 Lon: -70.444028, Call Sign: WQZH291,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.212 MHz, 451.087 MHz, 451.612 MHz, 451.362 MHz, 451.962 MHz, Grant Date: 05/16/2017, Expiration Date: 05/16/2027, Certifier: Philip January, Registrant: Radio Communications Management, 158 Rand Rd, Portland, ME 04103, Phone: (207) 797-7503, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Pigeon Hill, Off Route 26 (Lat: 44.120417 Lon: -70.449972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.3 m, Call Sign: WQNT358,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 05/17/2011, Expiration Date: 05/17/2021, Certifier: Jessica B Lyons, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Email:
  • Oxford, 317 Allen Hill Road (Lat: 44.154417 Lon: -70.511639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.3 m, Call Sign: WQNT399,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2011, Expiration Date: 05/18/2021, Certifier: Jessica B Lyons, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oxford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: SMITH MINIPLANE DSA-1 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1711 , Serial Number: 1, Airworthiness Date: 12/29/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 02/27/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Mark V Dufault, Po Box 266, Oxford, ME 04270
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1B6D (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1909Q , Serial Number: 177RG0309, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 08/16/2001
    Registrant (Co-Owned): John L Palmer, Po Box 519, Oxford, ME 04270, Other Owners: Mary Anna S Palmer
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172I (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 35560 , Serial Number: 17256835, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 05/23/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 08/21/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel M Bolling, 30 Oakwood Dr, Oxford, ME 04270
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5838W , Serial Number: 28-2207, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 02/15/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 04/09/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond A Hanson, 288 Allen Hill Rd, Oxford, ME 04270
  • Aircraft: DUFAULT MARK V PITTS S-1D (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 511MD , Serial Number: 52206, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 09/07/1999, Certificate Issue Date: 06/11/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Mark V Dufault, 91 School House Rd, Oxford, ME 04270
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/15/2017

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 46 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2013. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Oxford, ME When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (71.5%), and Outside Fires (14.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Oxford, ME
    • 16371.5%Structure Fires
    • 3314.5%Outside Fires
    • 198.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 135.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Oxford, ME
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Oxford, ME
  • 69.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 28.0%Wood
  • 2.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Oxford, ME
  • 100.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Oxford compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
There are 6 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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  • Frank A. Howell (2)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2020.