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Welcome to North Oxford ...

North Oxford is located in Worcester County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Oxford: N. Oxford

North Oxford is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: North Oxford lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for North Oxford: (508) and (774)<4>

The ZIP code for North Oxford: 01537<5>

Communities Also Named North Oxford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named North Oxford - it's located in Michigan.

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

Communities near North Oxford ...

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

  • Worcester [Worcester County]
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    • Worcester [Worcester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of North Oxford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 184,570 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Worcester
  • Shrewsbury [Worcester County]
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    • Shrewsbury [Worcester County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of North Oxford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,910 people
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  • Milford [Worcester County]
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    • Milford [Worcester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of North Oxford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,965 people
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  • Holden [Worcester County]
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    • Holden [Worcester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of North Oxford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,259 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Grafton [Worcester County]
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      • Grafton [Worcester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of North Oxford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,082 people
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    • Westborough [Worcester County]
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      • Westborough [Worcester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of North Oxford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,063 people
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    • Hopkinton [Middlesex County]
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      • Hopkinton [Middlesex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of North Oxford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,624 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopkinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Webster [Worcester County]
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      • Webster [Worcester County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of North Oxford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,822 people
      • Webster has also been known as:
      • Lake Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchaubunagungamaugg
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    • Burrillville [Providence County]
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      • Burrillville [Providence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of North Oxford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burrillville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burrillville
    • Southbridge [Worcester County]
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      • Southbridge [Worcester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of North Oxford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,788 people
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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 North Oxford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Oxford.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of North Oxford. 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 North Oxford.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Oxford ...

Looking for more information about North Oxford? 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 North Oxford, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for North Oxford.

Adding North Oxford to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of North Oxford in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for North Oxford was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found North Oxford on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for North Oxford on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Massachusetts

About Worcester County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Massachusetts' counties, including Worcester, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Oxford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (774) is an overlay for area code (508).
<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 community (such as North Oxford). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether North Oxford 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- North Oxford) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for North Oxford. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North OxfordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Oxford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1501, Longitude: -71.8684       In this case, the coordinates for North Oxford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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