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Oxford, Ohio
Defiance, Ohio
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Oxford is 121% more densely populated than Defiance.
People are 31% less likely to be married in Defiance.
The Median Age is 16.3 years younger in Oxford.

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PEOPLE
 Oxford, OHDefiance, OHUnited States
 Population22,10416,776321,418,820
 Population - 201021,53216,575308,745,538
 Population - 200021,94316,465285,036,114
 Population - 199018,93716,768251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now16.72%0.05%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now0.73%1.89%12.76%
 Pop. Density3,0511,37891
 Land Area7123,531,905
 Water Area00264,837
 Median Age21.237.537.4
 Female Population51.02%51.29%50.81%
 Male Population48.98%48.71%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Oxford, OHDefiance, OHUnited States
 Age 0 to 41.51%5.70%6.36%
 Age 5 to 91.97%6.28%6.51%
 Age 10 to 141.68%6.92%6.59%
 Age 15 to 170.77%3.69%4.03%
 Age 18 to 2041.57%4.60%4.35%
 Age 21 to 2427.00%6.70%5.61%
 Age 25 to 346.32%12.72%13.47%
 Age 35 to 444.45%10.54%12.97%
 Age 45 to 543.82%12.08%14.09%
 Age 55 to 592.29%8.40%6.57%
 Age 60 to 642.19%5.72%5.72%
 Age 65 to 743.69%8.35%7.64%
 Age 75 to 841.84%5.92%4.26%
 Age 85 and over0.90%2.40%1.85%
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 RACE
 Oxford, OHDefiance, OHUnited States
 White87.66%79.76%62.77%
 Black3.10%3.33%12.24%
 Asian5.57%0.07%4.95%
 Native American0.00%0.35%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.00%0.16%
 Other0.00%0.10%0.20%
 Two or More Races1.34%1.71%2.13%
 Hispanic2.33%14.69%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic97.67%85.31%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Oxford, OHDefiance, OHUnited States
 Households5,5616,917116,211,000
 Family Households1,9854,41576,958,100
 Non Family Households3,5762,50239,253,000
 Household Size2.482.322.63
 Married Population15.88%47.17%50.58%
 Single Population84.12%52.83%49.42%
 Now Married15.26%45.58%48.41%
 Married but Separated0.62%1.59%2.17%
 Never Married78.92%32.09%32.55%
 Widowed1.91%6.96%5.95%
 Divorced3.28%13.78%10.92%
 Married, w/children22.07%22.36%31.68%
 Married, no children51.49%44.33%41.44%
 Single, w/children13.50%22.33%16.94%
 Single, no children12.95%10.99%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Oxford

small town with great college environment: This is a wonderful small college town with Miami University providing lots of culture and... (read more)

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Comments about Defiance

Life in small town NW Ohio: Living in NW Ohio is living in typical rural America. I guess it depends on what you are looking for in a lifestyle. Housing costs are relatively low, electricity is... (read more)

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