Oxford, North Carolina

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Population in 2013: 8,695 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.3%
 
Males: 4,035  (46.4%)
Females: 4,660  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 27565.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,704 (it was $30,707 in 2000)
Oxford:

$33,704
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,384 (it was $16,696 in 2000)

Oxford city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $126,574 (it was $94,700 in 2000)
Oxford:

$126,574
NC:

$154,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $750.

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  • Races in Oxford, NC (2013)

    Oxford races chart
    • 4,28249.7%Black alone
    • 3,60541.8%White alone
    • 3103.6%Hispanic
    • 1271.5%Two or more races
    • 1011.2%Asian alone
    • 600.7%Other race alone
    • 470.5%American Indian alone
    • 360.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Oxford: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (15.5%), English (8.1%), Irish (4.6%), German (4.0%), Arab (1.3%), Scotch-Irish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1816

Elevation: 480 feet

Land area: 4.48 square miles.

Population density: 1,943 people per square mile   (low).

Oxford,NC real estate house value index trend

Oxford, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Oxford:

  • High school or higher: 81.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oxford city:

  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 39.1%
  • Separated: 6.3%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

258 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America, 0.5% Asia, 0.3% Oceania).

This city:

3.0%
North Carolina:

7.6%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 52 registered sex offenders living in Oxford, North Carolina as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Oxford to the number of sex offenders is 165 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,581 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,207 (1.2%)

Oxford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Durham, NC (28.5 miles , pop. 187,035).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (34.2 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (316.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Stovall, NC (3.1 miles ), Henderson, NC (3.2 miles ), South Henderson, NC (3.2 miles ), Kittrell, NC (3.2 miles) , Stem, NC (3.3 miles ), Creedmoor, NC (3.7 miles ), Butner, NC (3.9 miles ), Middleburg, NC (4.0 miles) .

Latitude: 36.31 N, Longitude: 78.59 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,441 (+39.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,203 (38.6%)

Area code: 919

Oxford household income distribution Oxford home values distribution

Crime rates in Oxford by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0010100011101
per 100,000 0.00.011.70.011.60.00.00.011.511.511.70.011.6
Rapes 5848253651611
per 100,000 59.092.846.992.723.157.535.069.557.711.570.011.711.6
Robberies 35203625343629331923333127
per 100,000 412.7232.1422.1289.7393.2413.8338.5382.5219.2264.4385.2362.4313.7
Assaults 54887068588494719585725857
per 100,000 636.81,021.1820.8787.9670.8965.51,097.2822.91,096.1977.1840.3678.1662.3
Burglaries 259216224204229224211303212264285184235
per 100,000 3,054.22,506.42,626.62,363.82,648.32,574.72,462.93,511.82,446.13,034.83,326.32,151.32,730.3
Thefts 443301451373413374337301384382398403321
per 100,000 5,224.13,492.75,288.54,322.14,776.24,298.93,933.73,488.64,430.64,391.34,645.24,711.83,729.5
Auto thefts 3936253835362124162812818
per 100,000 459.9417.7293.2440.3404.8413.8245.1278.2184.6321.9140.193.5209.1
Arson 4582247135324
per 100,000 47.258.093.823.223.146.081.711.634.657.535.023.446.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 747.1686.7759.6682.4692.5737.8688.4732.0707.2710.5781.5591.7607.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Oxford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 38 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.72
North Carolina average:

2.39
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
North Carolina:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -70 (-0.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Oxford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Oxford, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Oxford-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.8 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 F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oxford-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 322.4 miles away from Oxford center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 277.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 252.0 miles away from Oxford center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 103.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Granville County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oxford topographic map

Birthplace of: Richard H. Moore - Politician, Thad Stem, Jr. - Poet, Ed Meadows - Football player, Fred Stem - Baseball player, Harvey Bullock (writer) - Television and film screenwriter and producer., Michael Perry (basketball) - Basketball player-coach, Taron Downey - College basketball player (Wake Forest Demon Deacons).

Hospitals and medical centers in Oxford:

  • GRANVILLE ICF/MR GROUP HOME (5509 DORSEY ROAD)
  • GRANVILLE MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Local, provides emergency services, COLLEGE ST BOX 947)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES NEUSE RIVER (625 LEWIS STREET)
  • FMS DIALYSIS SERVICES OF OXFORD (1620 WILLIAMSBORO STREET)
  • BRANTWOOD NH AND RETIREMENT CENT (1038 COLLEGE ST PO BOX 1006)
  • UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE / OXFORD (500 PROSPECT AVENUE)

Airports located in Oxford:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oxford:

  • Vance-Granville Community College (about 6 miles; Henderson, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,232)
  • Durham Technical Community College (about 29 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 3,515)
  • North Carolina Central University (about 30 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 7,281)
  • Duke University (about 30 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 14,652)
  • Strayer University-North Carolina (about 34 miles; Morrisville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,070)
  • North Carolina State University at Raleigh (about 37 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 29,958)
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (about 38 miles; Chapel Hill, NC; FT enrollment: 24,946)

Public high schools in Oxford:

Public elementary/middle schools in Oxford:

See full list of schools located in Oxford

Library in Oxford:

  • GRANVILLE COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $734,701; Location: 210 MAIN STREET; 93,462 books; 2,659 audio materials; 7,198 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 56 state licensed databases; 230 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Oxford: Oak Plaza (A), Granville County Courthouse (B), Oxford City Hall (C), Central Orphanage (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Hilltop Village Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Oxford include: Raleigh Road Church (A), Saint Peters Church (B), Saint Cyprians Church (C), West Oxford Church (D), Grace Church (E), Morning Star Church (F), Newlight Church (G), Delrayno Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Elmwood Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Hancock Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Crown Motel (Highway 15 South), Best Western Oxford Inn and Su (1000 Linden Avenue), Econo Lodge & Suites (913 Linden Avenue).

Courts: North Carolina State - Court System- District Attorney Ofc (Courthouse Building), North Carolina State - Court System- Chief District Court Judge (145 Williamsboro Street), Granville County - Clerk of Superior Court (101 Main Street), North Carolina State - Court System- District Court Judge (Courthouse Building), North Carolina State - Court System- District Attorney Ofc- Magistrate (145 Williamsboro Street), North Carolina State - Court System- District Attorney Ofc- Victim Witness Co-Ordin (Courthouse Building).

Granville County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 85.3. This is about average.

City:

85.3
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

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

NEW HOPE GRANVILLE BAPT CHURCH (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
ST MATTHEW MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 270, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
ILONG BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 16 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
PROVIDENCE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
HUNTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
MITCHELL MISSIONARY BAPT CH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
HESTER BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-03-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAR-03-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-11-2010), St Intentional no-action (JUN-11-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-25-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2010)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
NEW GRASSY CREEK BAPT CHURCH (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Oxford that have no violations reported:

  • GRANVILLE ATHLETIC PARK #1 (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GRANVILLE ATHLETIC PARK #2 (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ENON BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 90, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.5%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.0% for Black residents, 23.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 89.5% for American Indian residents, 70.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.6%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Oxford in 2010:

  • 241 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 79 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 69 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 21 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 11 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Oxford in 2000:

  • 294 people in nursing homes
  • 155 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 61 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 32 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Oxford, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Oxford compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Oxford (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Oxford Main Branch at 154 Hillsboro Street, branch established on 1913/01/23. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Oxford Main Branch at 155 Hillsboro Street, branch established on 1969/07/21. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Capital Bank, National Association: Williamsboro Street Branch at 200 Williamsboro Street, branch established on 1990/07/05. Info updated 2011/09/21: Bank assets: $6,448.0 mil, Deposits: $5,135.4 mil, headquarters in Miami, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 152 total offices, Holding Company: North American Financial Holdings, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Oxford Main Street Branch 470 at 140 West Main Street, branch established on 1968/11/29. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Union Bank & Trust Company: at 108 College Street, branch established on 2006/04/03. Info updated 2007/06/20: Bank assets: $189.0 mil, Deposits: $159.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • Woodforest National Bank: Nc Oxford Walmart Branch at 1015 Lewis Street, branch established on 2009/09/16. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • The Fidelity Bank: Oxford Branch at 712 Linden Avenue, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,422.4 mil, Deposits: $1,234.1 mil, headquarters in Fuquay Varina, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Oxford, North Carolina:

  • Kings Inn Motel, 1100 Linden Ave, Oxford, NC 27565 , Phone: (919) 693-4400
  • Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, 913 Linden Ave, Oxford, NC 27565 , Phone: (919) 693-9151, Fax: (919) 693-4680
  • Best Western Oxford Inn & Suites, 1000 Linden Ave, Oxford, NC 27565 , Phone: (919) 692-1000, Fax: (919) 692-1072
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Oxford, North Carolina

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
North Carolina average:

12.4

Oxford travel time to work - commute Oxford mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (47%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Religion statistics for Oxford city (based on Granville County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,20952
Mainline Protestant3,40324
Black Protestant9618
Catholic5951
Other111
None34,737-
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: 8
Granville County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Granville County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Granville County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.5%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Granville County:

36.1%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.5%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$24,346$41,7360$0
Other Government Administration 13$32,307$29,8221$868
Police Protection - Officers 27$97,032$43,1254$2,922
Police - Other 8$21,952$32,9280$0
Firefighters 10$35,003$42,0044$1,348
Streets and Highways 11$33,967$37,0550$0
Sewerage 5$18,379$44,1100$0
Parks and Recreation 7$18,930$32,4516$3,573
Housing and Community Development(Local) 9$29,659$39,5450$0
Water Supply 10$28,733$34,4800$0
Other and Unallocable 4$9,876$29,6280$0
Totals for Government 111$350,184$37,85815$8,711

Oxford government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $461,000 ($53.02)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($1.61)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,812,000 ($208.40)
    Sewerage: $1,476,000 ($169.75)
    Regular Highways: $794,000 ($91.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $769,000 ($88.44)
    Water Utilities: $633,000 ($72.80)
    Fire Protection: $533,000 ($61.30)
    General - Other: $491,000 ($56.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $455,000 ($52.33)
    Central Staff Services: $395,000 ($45.43)
    Financial Administration: $243,000 ($27.95)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $94,000 ($10.81)
    General Public Buildings: $69,000 ($7.94)
    Air Transportation: $30,000 ($3.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($3.22)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $92,000 ($10.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $490,000 ($56.35)
    Police Protection: $101,000 ($11.62)
    General Public Building: $65,000 ($7.48)
    General - Other: $29,000 ($3.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $29,000 ($3.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,355,000 ($500.86)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Oxford government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,258,000 ($259.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $838,000 ($96.38)
    All Other: $325,000 ($37.38)
    Parks & Recreation: $130,000 ($14.95)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $24,000 ($2.76)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,053,000 ($121.10)
    All Other: $10,000 ($1.15)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $226,000 ($25.99)
    Rents: $50,000 ($5.75)
    General Revenue, NEC: $44,000 ($5.06)
    Property Sale Other: $42,000 ($4.83)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $968,000 ($111.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $272,000 ($31.28)
    General Support: $253,000 ($29.10)
    Transit Utilities: $45,000 ($5.18)
    All Other: $17,000 ($1.96)
  • Tax - Property: $2,045,000 ($235.19)
    NEC: $85,000 ($9.78)
    Motor Vehicle License: $56,000 ($6.44)

Oxford government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,532,000 ($176.19)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $814,000 ($93.62)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,216,000 ($254.86)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $130,000 ($14.95)

Oxford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,479,000 ($860.15)

6.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,594 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wake County, NC  1.08% ($44,389 average AGI)
from Durham County, NC  1.01% ($35,440)
from Vance County, NC  0.75% ($29,296)


6.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,915 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wake County, NC  1.22% ($47,216 average AGI)
to Durham County, NC  1.08% ($30,373)
to Vance County, NC  0.70% ($22,090)

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)
  • WDNC (620 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WHNC (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: THE PARADISE NETWORK (TPN) OF NORTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIZS (1450 AM; 1 kW; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: ROSE FARM AND RENTALS, INC.)
  • WRTP (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSRC (1410 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: DURHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WTIK (1310 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, 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)
  • W299AO (107.7 FM; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYFL (92.5 FM; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WICE (98.3 FM; CLARKSVILLE, VA; Owner: JOYNER RADIO, 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)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHLQ (102.5 FM; LOUISBURG, NC; Owner: NEW CENTURY MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFXC (107.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WWMY (102.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WWND, L.L.C.)
  • WNCU (90.7 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL UNIVERSITY)
  • WKRX (96.7 FM; ROXBORO, NC; Owner: ROXBORO BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Oxford:

  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • W34AX (Channel 34; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: TIME WARNER ENTERTAINMENT)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWAY (Channel 3; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUNP-TV (Channel 36; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WIWW-LP (Channel 26; DURHAM, NC; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W24CP (Channel 24; DURHAM, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Oxford fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Oxford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • 39,600Total average daily traffic
  • 5,526Total average daily truck traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Oxford)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Oxford, NC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oxford)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Oxford)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 86
  • Hazardous Condition: 41
  • Good Intent Call: 9

Incident types - Oxford

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Oxford, NC
Most common first names in Oxford, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James28370.5 years
Mary24278.3 years
William21071.0 years
John18372.8 years
Robert13772.4 years
Willie13274.1 years
Annie11079.2 years
George10872.4 years
Thomas9472.0 years
Charlie7774.4 years
Most common last names in Oxford, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Harris15274.5 years
Jones14473.1 years
Smith12675.6 years
Currin11875.3 years
Williams11072.3 years
Royster10574.2 years
Daniel9975.2 years
Wilson8072.8 years
Taylor7173.9 years
Hunt7073.6 years
Businesses in Oxford, NC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1KFC1
AutoZone1La-Z-Boy1
Burger King1Lane Furniture1
CVS1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Nike1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1Popeyes1
Econo Lodge1RadioShack1
FedEx3Subway1
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1U-Haul3
H&R Block1UPS1
Honda1Walgreens1
Jones New York2Walmart1
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