What you need to know about Oxford, MS

Home to the University of Mississippi commonly known as “Ole Miss,” the city of Oxford is also served by the Oxford School District that has a “Star” rating – the highest ranking available in Mississippi. Residents can utilize several parks and a number of walking trails, and Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi serves the region. Also accommodating the community is University-Oxford Airport along with the city’s Courthouse Square that features several restaurants and specialty shops.

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Up by 17.30%
Fans tailgate at The Grove at Ole Miss
America's Top 10 College Tailgate Cities
Big parties bring excitement to autumn football weekends
this is game day at a University of Mississippi football game
Oxford, MS Top Employers
Ole Miss, hospitals, manufacturers lead the way

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Homes Owned 38.10%
38.10% Complete
Homes Rented 61.90%
61.90% Complete

Real Estate

In Oxford, Mississippi

Ready to move to Oxford? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Oxford.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Oxford, Mississippi

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Oxford rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Oxford, Mississippi

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Oxford.


Most residents are
10-24 Years old
Shopping on The Square in Oxford, MS
Oxford, MS Shopping Overview
Oxford, MS shoppers enjoy specialty stores, boutiques and antique shops.


In Oxford, Mississippi

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Oxford.


Bachelor’s Degree 51%
51% Complete
Graduated High School 93%
93% Complete

Oxford, MS's Livability Rankings

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