Oxford Jobs

  • CDL-A Team Truck Drivers

    Super Service - Oxford, MS

    Super Service Truck Driving Jobs for Texas Team Drivers $1000 sign on bonus for experienced driversSuper Services has truck driving jobs for CDL-A Team Truck Drivers in Texas.

    from Super Service - 11 days ago
  • 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 - 5 days ago
  • CDL-A Truck Driver Training - Paid While You Learn

    Knight Transportation - Oxford, MS

    FAST TRACK TO SUCCESS! Get Paid While You Earn Your CDL-A License. Step up to a new career with a positive future of consistent work. Earn your CDL in Knight Transportation’s CDL...

    from Knight Transportation - 1 day 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

$28,000
 

According to our Oxford Trends data, the number of Oxford, Mississippi jobs has increased by 188% since September 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%
  
Education
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%
  
Race
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