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New Oxford is a borough in Adams County, in the Adams County metro area.
One tradition says the community was named for the university town in England; another says it was named for an ox-head sign at a local inn
The latitude of New Oxford is 39.863N. The longitude is -77.056W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 558 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,736.
Sections below provide additional information and links about New Oxford demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Adams County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 17350 ZIP code.
39% of New Oxford residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the New Oxford ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in New Oxford was $18,065, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of New Oxford residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in New Oxford, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $376. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $910.
Libraries in New Oxford include New Oxford Area Library ... View libraries
Adams County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our New Oxford political report.
The average commute time for New Oxford workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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