Oxford Jobs

  • Unit Supply Specialist - Warehouse Manager - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Oxford, MS

    Army National Guard Unit Supply Specialists make sure the unit and fellow Soldiers have what they need when they need it. In this role, your keen eye and management ability will...

    from Army National Guard - 6 days ago
  • New CDL Class-A Driver Classes Starting Weekly - 866-764-1405

    Swift Transportation Co - Oxford, MS

    Now Hiring Student Drivers New CDL Class A Driver Classes Starting Weekly. Earn Your CDL Class A License and Get On The Road to a Successful Truck Driving Career! Jumpstart your...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 14 days ago
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    CRST Malone - Oxford, MS

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    from CRST Malone - 7 days ago
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Oxford, Mississippi

Oxford is the county seat of Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States. The population is currently about 19,000, due to a recent annexation of five square miles of Lafayette County in all directions. Oxford is the home of the University of Mississippi, founded in 1848, also known as "Ole Miss". Oxford has been named by USA Today as one of the top 6 college towns in the nation and is included in The Best 100 Small Towns in America. Lafayette County consistently leads the state rankings in the lowest unemployment rate per quarter. Both Oxford city and Lafayette County school systems are consistently ranked as "5-star" systems; the highest rating available.

Oxford Careers

Among the most common occupations in Oxford are Management, professional, and related occupations, 43%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 14%. Approximately 59 percent of workers in Oxford, Mississippi work for companies, 29 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Oxford Industries

The leading industries in Oxford, Mississippi are Educational, health and social services, 36%; Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 12%; and Retail trade, 9%. Simply Hired's Oxford job listings indicate that the following industries in Oxford are hiring the most workers:

Oxford Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Oxford, Mississippi is $28,017, and the median income of households in Oxford was $20,526.

Average Salaries in Oxford, MS

Oxford, MS


According to our Oxford Trends data, the number of Oxford, Mississippi jobs has increased by 188% since August 2013.
Oxford job trends

Oxford Employment Statistics

Population of Oxford
Total population 11,756
Male 50.15%
Female 49.85%
Median age 26.2
Oxford Housing
Owner-occupied homes 36.2%
Median cost of a home $123,400
Median mortgage payment $620
Renter-occupied homes 63.8%
Vacant housing 13.2%
Median monthly rent $517
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $33,750
Median for all female full-time $22,284
Household Income
Less than $10,000 26%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 11%
$35,000 to $49,999 9%
$50,000 to $74,999 11%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 14%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 3%
Bachelor's degree 23%
Graduate degree 23%
Marital Status
Never married 48%
Currently married 36%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 8%
White 76%
Black or African American 21%
Asian 3%
Other 0%
Oxford Commute
Carpool 9.6%
Public transportation 0.2%
Average travel time 14 minutes