Compared to the other cities in Ohio and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Oxford, OH? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Oxford, OH has been ranked safer than 25% of other cities in the state of Ohio. In addition, Oxford, OH is safer than 37% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Ohio and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Oxford, OH. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Oxford, OH is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.