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Income/capita 9%
Household income 9%
Unemployment 59%
IndexOxfordIowaNational
Income per capita$27,252$28,872$29,829
Median household income$60,333$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$66,563$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,333$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$41,016$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$31,250$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level4.6%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oxford is 9% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oxford is 9% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oxford is 59% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oxford is 70% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $40,217$60,333$120,666
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Oxford median earnings by income bracket

      Oxford employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector15.1%1.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.1%
      Wholesale & retail services19.8%11.2%
      Public administration3.4%1.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.8%5.1%
      Education, health & social services14.2%50.2%
      Other20.3%23.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Shueyville, IA570$120,000117%
      Walford, IA1,428$96,52874%
      Ely, IA2,133$95,80473%
      Fairfax, IA2,418$91,96466%
      Middle Amana, IA423$90,89364%
      Oxford, IA874$60,3339%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wadsworth, NV874$28,75048%
      Happy Camp, CA874$23,66757%
      Whitakers, NC874$29,80846%
      Newland, NC874$27,50050%
      Macy, NE874$20,50063%
      Oxford, IA874$60,3339%
      Source: The Oxford, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).