Oxford, Connecticut 

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Population

12,972

+6.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$98,504

Median Home Price

$353,400

Best Places to Live in Oxford, Connecticut

Large industrial city/College town - South coast along Long Island Sound, 75 miles northeast of New York City. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Oxford, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Historic downtown core
-College-town amenities
-Healthcare
Cons
-Cost of housing
-Low job growth
-Areas of urban decay

Local Listings in Oxford
 $399,000 
89 Governors Hill Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 2370 SqFt
 $195,000 
489 Quaker Farms Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1750 SqFt
 $145,000 
71 Woodside Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1782 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About New Haven-Milford Metro Area

A city of contrasts, New Haven is a mix of colonial history, Ivy League college town, and past-its-prime industrial center. Once an important manufacturing center, it is known today as the home of prestigious Yale University. The first planned city in the American Colonies, New Haven was laid out in 1638 in nine equal squares. The New Haven Green, a square reserved for the public, is now a pedestrian area surrounded by stately trees, the Yale campus, and an assortment of museums and architecturally significant homes and churches. The downtown is generally clean and attractive and is known for its large number of trees.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Oxford
Zip Codes: 06478
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 7 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Oxford is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Oxford jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Oxford's cost of living is 26.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Oxford's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Oxford, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
New Haven county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Oxford's population is 12,972 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 31.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Oxford is $353,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Oxford public schools spend $15,538 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.1 students per teacher in Oxford. More Education


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Housing Market in Oxford

It's a good time to buy in Oxford. Home Appreciation is up 1.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Oxford Real Estate

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Reviews for Oxford   3 Reviews
Read the overview and disagree - 3/29/2015
The overview of Oxford seems odd to me as it lists, as part of the cons, areas of urban decay. Not sure how, where or what they were looking at. Oxford was once a... Read More

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Beautiful Town but the rents too damn high - 5/4/2013
Oxford is a lovely town but offers little to no service and taxes it's residents out of their homes. Too bad because it wasn't always that way but the current political... Read More

over 55 community - 11/15/2008
Nice people. Lots of community... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN OXFORD, CONNECTICUT
06478

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NEW LISTINGS IN OXFORD
$399,000
89 Governors Hill Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$195,000
489 Quaker Farms Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$145,000
71 Woodside Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$268,000
43 Greenbriar Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$699,000
4 Wisteria Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$484,500
27 Old Country Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$465,000
141 Maple Tree Hill Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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