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Oxford, Mississippi, 38655
2 Bedrooms$719 - $829
Oxford, Mississippi, 38655
Oxford, Mississippi, 38655
2 Bedrooms$715 - $815
Southaven, Mississippi, 38671
1 Bedroom$775 - $785
2 Bedrooms$880 - $900
3 Bedrooms$990 - $1,000
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Oxford Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 26.1% 16.2% +9.9% $10,000 to $14,999 11.4% 8.8% +2.6% $15,000 to $19,999 11.5% 8.0% +3.5% $20,000 to $24,999 7.6% 7.7% -0.1% $25,000 to $29,999 7.0% 7.2% -0.2% $30,000 to $34,999 3.7% 6.9% -3.2% $35,000 to $39,999 4.6% 6.1% -1.5% $40,000 to $44,999 1.6% 5.5% -3.9% $45,000 to $49,999 3.0% 4.7% -1.7% $50,000 to $59,999 4.2% 7.9% -3.7% $60,000 to $74,999 6.9% 8.2% -1.3% $75,000 to $99,999 6.6% 6.8% -0.2% $100,000 to $124,999 1.7% 2.8% -1.1% $125,000 to $149,999 1.2% 1.1% +0.1% $150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 0.9% +0.3% $200,000 or more 1.7% 1.2% +0.5%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 3.5% 7.4% -3.9% 10.0% to 14.9% 5.4% 11.5% -6.1% 15.0% to 19.9% 9.7% 12.6% -2.9% 20.0% to 24.9% 9.0% 10.8% -1.8% 25.0% to 29.9% 9.2% 8.5% +0.7% 30.0% to 34.9% 4.4% 6.2% -1.8% 35.0% to 39.9% 8.6% 4.6% +4.0% 40.0% to 49.9% 8.2% 5.9% +2.3% 50.0% or more 31.7% 17.1% +14.6% Not computed 10.2% 15.3% -5.1%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 48.4% 14.4% +34.0% 25 to 34 years 27.1% 27.5% -0.4% 35 to 44 years 10.3% 22.7% -12.4% 45 to 54 years 5.4% 15.0% -9.6% 55 to 64 years 2.7% 8.1% -5.4% 65 to 74 years 2.1% 6.0% -3.9% 75 to 84 years 2.3% 4.4% -2.1% 85 years and over 1.7% 1.8% -0.1%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 50.3% 37.6% +12.7% 30 to 44 minutes 10.2% 22.4% -12.2% 45 to 59 minutes 6.6% 11.2% -4.6% 60 or more minutes 32.8% 28.8% +4.0%
Source: 2000 Census
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MyNewPlace is the premier listing site for all of your rental needs. Currently, we have a number of apartment rentals in one of the best small towns in America: Oxford, Mississippi. Oxford has made a number of best lists throughout the years, including being ranked as one of the best 100 Small Towns in America and making the top 6 list as one of the Best College Towns in America according to USA Today.
Many of our apartment listings are located near popular hot spots throughout the town such as The University of Mississippi, The Historic Oxford Town Square, and a number of jazz venues. Find the Best Deals in Oxford Oxford, Mississippi has a number of affordable apartment rentals to match your needs. On MyNewPlace.com we have a great feature that lets you view and compare rental prices so you won’t have to break the bank. Oxford, Mississippi is a town that is rich in culture and tradition and incorporates everything that is great about southern living. You will find comfort in the small town atmosphere and all of its southern richness. Just walking along the historic town square you can experience the same tranquility and pleasantness that inspired great novelists, such as John Grisham and Larry Brown, to write some of their most popular works.
You can’t talk about Oxford without mentioning The University of Mississippi or “Ole Miss.” Ole Miss is the heart of the city and draws in scholars and students every year from all over the country. Ole Miss is ranked as one of the nation’s top 30 universities and was ranked in the top 25 of Best College Buys in 2010 by Forbes. The university is also home to the nationally ranked Ole Miss Rebels Football team and stadium. On MyNewPlace we offer a number of affordable apartment listings that are within close proximity to this great university.
Art and Music
This is also a great place to experience art and music first hand. The city is home to a number of world famous music venues and studios including the moody blues record label Fat Possum Records and Sweet Tea Recording Studio, which has been the home to recording artists such as Modest Mouse and Elvis Costello. With its close proximity to other music meccas like Nashville, the city is a popular stop for many touring musicians and artists who perform at popular local concert halls such as the Lyric Theater and Roosters Blues House. There are also a number of art galleys and performing art theaters all throughout the city. The Powerhouse Community Arts Center offers weekly art show exhibits from local artists and The Gertrude Costello Ford Center for the Performing Arts hosts a number of theater and dance productions at both the community and university level.
A Great Place to Raise a Family
The city is also a great place to work and raise a family. The Lafayette County School District is a five star ranked district which is the highest ranking given to schools. There are also a number of recreational parks that allow kids to get out and experience the outdoors. Oxford continually has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the nation making it a great place to go out and find your ideal job. If you are already done with work and looking for the perfect place to retire then this is also an ideal place for you. The city was listed as one of the top 7 places to retire according to Time Magazine and offers a number of premier golf courses and clubs for retirees to spend their days. At MyNewPlace.com we can help you begin your transition to this remarkable town. All you have to do is view our apartment rentals and decide which one is best for you. You can’t pass up deals like this, and you cannot pass up the opportunity to live in one of the best towns in all of America.
Average Apartment Rent in Oxford, Mississippi
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Oxford Apartment Rental TrendsApartments in Oxford have competitive rents so be sure to use our apartment finder to get the best deal. If you need a roommate, try finding a 2 bedroom apartment rental. An average 2 bedroom Oxford apartment was $832 in December. Start your apartment search by checking out some of the Oxford rentals listed below.
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What are some quiet neighborhoods in Oxford?
There are many quiet neighborhoods in Oxford. One of them is Abbeville. In a rural part of town with mostly single-family, medium-sized homes, residents here represent a mix of owners and renters, and are also of varying ages. Equally removed from the city center, Taylor and Lafayette Springs / Burtis are both similarly quiet neighborhoods.
Are there local sporting events in Oxford?
Yes, there are local sporting events in Oxford. Home to the University of Mississippi, these sports occur at the collegiate level. The Ole Miss Rebels athletic program competes in 18 men's and women's sports as part the twelve-member Southeastern Conference of the NCAA's Division I. For professional and semiprofessional sports teams, Memphis is located an hour and a half northwest of Oxford and is home to the Memphis Grizzlies of the National Basketball Association, as well as a couple of minor league teams, including the Memphis Redbirds of the Pacific Coast League (a Class AAA baseball farm team for the St. Louis Cardinals), and the Mississippi RiverKings of the Central Hockey League "Class AA."