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Welcome to Oxford Junction ...

The city of Oxford Junction is located in Jones County<1>.

The location of Oxford Junction has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Oxford Junction: Oxford Jct. (or less commonly used: Oxford Jctn.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Oxford Junction has a population of 483 people<3> (see below for details).

Oxford Junction is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Oxford Junction lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Oxford Junction: (563)

The ZIP code for Oxford Junction: 52323<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oxford Junction had an population of 483 people. This is a decrease of 2.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Oxford Junction had a population of 496 people. This makes Oxford Junction the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Oxford Junction represents 0.02% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 459th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 496 people, the population of Oxford Junction decreased 13.44% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 573 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Oxford Junction.

Communities Also Named Oxford Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Oxford Junction - they are located in Nebraska and Nova Scotia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oxford Junction.

Communities near Oxford Junction ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oxford Junction.

  • Maquoketa [Jackson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maquoketa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maquoketa
    • Maquoketa [Jackson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Oxford Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,990 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maquoketa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maquoketa<7>
  • Anamosa [Jones County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anamosa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anamosa
    • Anamosa [Jones County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Oxford Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,537 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anamosa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anamosa<7>
  • Tipton [Cedar County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tipton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tipton
    • Tipton [Cedar County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Oxford Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,223 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tipton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tipton<7>
  • Mechanicsville [Cedar County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mechanicsville
    • Mechanicsville [Cedar County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Oxford Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,129 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mechanicsville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Clarence [Cedar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarence
      • Clarence [Cedar County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Oxford Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 975 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarence<7>
    • Lowden [Cedar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lowden
      • Lowden [Cedar County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Oxford Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 773 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowden<7>
    • Wheatland [Clinton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wheatland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheatland
      • Wheatland [Clinton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Oxford Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 723 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheatland
    • Olin [Jones County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olin
      • Olin [Jones County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Oxford Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 687 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olin<7>
    • Stanwood [Cedar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanwood
      • Stanwood [Cedar County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Oxford Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 658 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanwood<7>
    • Grand Mound [Clinton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Mound have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Mound
      • Grand Mound [Clinton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Oxford Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 593 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Mound
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Mound<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Oxford Junction. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oxford Junction.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oxford Junction. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Oxford Junction.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oxford Junction. See our Newspapers Page for Oxford Junction.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oxford Junction ...

Looking for more information about Oxford Junction? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Oxford Junction, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Oxford Junction.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Jones County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oxford Junction. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jones County: www.co.jones.ia.us/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Iowa's counties, including Jones, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Oxford Junction.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oxford Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Oxford Junction). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Oxford Junction or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oxford Junction) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Oxford Junction. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Oxford Junction

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oxford Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9837, Longitude: -90.9541       In this case, the coordinates for Oxford Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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