According to the most recent Oxford CDP Massachusetts demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Oxford CDP shows it has a Population 2021 of 5,392 which is the third most populous of all other places in the greater Oxford CDP region. The place with the highest population in the area is Southbridge Town which shows a population of 17,643 (approximately 3.3 times bigger). Figure 3 uses the Oxford CDP population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Oxford CDP Massachusetts depicts a decline of 711 (12%).
The total Oxford CDP Massachusetts greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Oxford CDP shows it has a Population Change of -11.7% which is the second smallest when ranked by population percent change of all the other places in the metropolitan area.
Looking at the Oxford CDP population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Oxford CDP Massachusetts depicts it has 1,556 people per square mile which is the second most of all the places in the metropolitan area. The next lower population density is Southbridge Town approximately half the size with population density of 870. The place with the highest population density in the area is Webster CDP which depicts a people per square mile of 4,032 (approximately 2.6 times bigger). Figure 6 provides Oxford CDP demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Oxford CDP depicts it has a Median Age of 39.7 which is less than most other places in the surrounding region. The place with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Quinebaug CDP which depicts an age of 59.6 (50.1% larger). Figure 9 shows the Oxford CDP Massachusetts Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Oxford CDP shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 5.8% which is in the mid point range of other places in the greater region.
Oxford CDP Massachusetts Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Oxford CDP has the percentage of total percent married the second smallest when ranked by total percent of people married of all the other places in the metro area at 23% of the total. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Oxford CDP households. Oxford CDP depicts it has a Family Size of 3.3 which is the largest of all places in the greater Oxford CDP region.
Looking at Oxford CDP households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Oxford CDP shows it has a Married-couple family of 80% which is in the mid range of other places in the local area. The place with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Quinebaug CDP which shows a husband and wife family percent of 86% (6.9% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Oxford CDP depicts it has a Birth Rate of 6.5% which is the second most of all the places in the metro area. The place with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Southbridge Town which depicts a birth rate of 7.4% (13.9% larger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 at 75% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Oxford CDP households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Oxford CDP shows it has a Total Single People of 42% which is the second smallest in order of percent of people who are single for any reason of all the other places in the surrounding region. The place with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is North Grosvenor Dale CDP which depicts a percent single of 72% (73.2% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Oxford CDP is about 20.3% smaller. Also, measured against the state of Massachusetts, percent of people who are single for any reason of 52%, Oxford CDP is about 23.8% smaller.
The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 at 64% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger place being East Douglas CDP with 100%.
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
Cities marked with an asterisk ("*") should resemble a city or town but do not have their own government (i.e. Mayor, City Council, etc.) These places should be recognizable by the local community but their boundaries have no legal status. Technically these include both Census Designated Places (CDP) and Census County Divisions (CCD) which are defined by the Census Bureau along with local authorities. (For more information, see:
Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
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