Oxford, Alabama

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Oxford, Alabama
Downtown Oxford
Downtown Oxford
Nickname(s): 
Crossroads to the Future
Location of Oxford in Calhoun County and Talladega County, Alabama.
Location of Oxford in Calhoun County and Talladega County, Alabama.
Coordinates: 33°35′49″N 85°50′19″W / 33.59694°N 85.83861°W / 33.59694; -85.83861Coordinates: 33°35′49″N 85°50′19″W / 33.59694°N 85.83861°W / 33.59694; -85.83861
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountiesCalhoun, Talladega
Government
 • MayorAlton Craft
Area
 • Total31.19 sq mi (80.78 km2)
 • Land30.86 sq mi (79.93 km2)
 • Water0.33 sq mi (0.85 km2)
Elevation
653 ft (199 m)
Population
 • Total21,348
 • Estimate 
(2016)
21,120
 • Density684.36/sq mi (264.23/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (Central)
ZIP code
36203
Area code(s)256/938
FIPS code01-57576
GNIS feature ID0160330
Websitewww.oxfordalabama.org

Oxford is a city in Calhoun and Talladega counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. The population was 14,592 at the 2000 census. Oxford is one of two principal cities of and included in the Anniston-Oxford Metropolitan Statistical Area.

References[change | change source]

  1. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 17, 2017.