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Welcome to Oxford Junction ...

The city of Oxford Junction is located in Jones County.

The location of Oxford Junction has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Oxford Junction has a population of 488 people<2> (see below for details).

Oxford Junction is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Oxford Junction is located in the (563) area code.

The ZIP code for Oxford Junction: 52323<4>

Population Details ...

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 total 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).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Oxford Junction had an population of 488 people. This is a decrease of 1.61% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.83% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Oxford Junction ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Maquoketa   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the East (E) of Oxford Junction

Located in Jackson County

Anamosa   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Oxford Junction

Tipton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Oxford Junction

Located in Cedar County

Mechanicsville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Oxford Junction

Located in Cedar County

Clarence   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Oxford Junction

Located in Cedar County

Lowden   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Oxford Junction

Located in Cedar County

Wheatland   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Oxford Junction

Located in Clinton County

Olin   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Oxford Junction

Stanwood   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Oxford Junction

Located in Cedar County

Grand Mound   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Oxford Junction

Located in Clinton County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Oxford Junction. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oxford Junction.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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.

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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>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Oxford Junction.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oxford Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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 for our own planning, 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oxford Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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