Oxford, Alabama

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Oxford, Alabama
City
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
Country United States
State Alabama
Counties Calhoun, Talladega
Government
 • Mayor Alton Craft
Area[1]
 • Total 31.19 sq mi (80.78 km2)
 • Land 30.86 sq mi (79.93 km2)
 • Water 0.33 sq mi (0.85 km2)
Elevation 653 ft (199 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 21,348
 • Estimate (2016) 21,120
 • Density 684.36/sq mi (264.23/km2)
Time zone Central (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) Central (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36203
Area code(s) 256/938
FIPS code 01-57576
GNIS feature ID 0160330
Website www.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.