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The Mississippi state capital is Jackson.
The population of Oxford is approximately 11,756 (2000), 18916 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4,665 (1990), 8648 (2010).
The amount of land area in Oxford is 25.024 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Oxford is 10.0 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.015 sq kilometers.
The distance from Oxford to Washington DC is 794 miles.
The distance to the Mississippi state capital is 146 miles. (as the crow flies)
Oxford is positioned 34.35 degrees north of the equator and 89.52 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Oxford median income is $ 20,526 (2000).
The Oxford median home price is $ 123,400 (2000).
Oxford average annual precipitation is 57.8 inches peryear.
Oxford average annual snowfall is 3.3 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 38.9 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 59.9 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 80.1 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 60.9 degrees F.


in northern Mississippi about 60 miles from Memphis, Tennessee. Nearby communities include Taylor, Abbeville, Water Valley, Thaxton, Potts Camp and Sardis.
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Oxford Schools

Oxford School District
224 Bramlett Blvd.
Oxford, MS 38655
Phone: 662-234-3541
Fax: 662-232-2862

Regents School of Oxford
14 CR 130
Oxford, Mississippi
Phone: 662-232-1945
Regents School of Oxford offers a World Class Classical Christian Education Oxford


The population of Oxford was:
1990 - 9,984
2000 - 11,756

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