Oxford, IN 47971 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 47971: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Oxford, IN 47971

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 43
  • Single Family Addresses: 464
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Benton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.525, Longitude -87.25
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Oxford, IN 47971 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,781
Population in Households 1,781
Population in Familes 1,482
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 37
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 700
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 485
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 792 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 531 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 169 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 92 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $83,727
Average Home Value $108,145


Median Household Income $48,713
Average Household Income $56,911
Per Capita Income $22,368
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.27% 0.15%
Households 0.18% 0.06%
Families 0.03% -0.04%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   1.66%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Oxford, IN 47971 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 47971 to the other 786 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 492 38th
Population Density1 # 642 18th
Diversity Index2 # 524 33rd
Median Household Income # 465 41st
Per Capita Income # 532 33rd

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