QuickStats About Oxford



Number of people counted

Total population

  • 1,716 people usually live in Oxford. This is an increase of 135 people, or 8.5 percent, since the 2001 Census.
  • Oxford has 0.3 percent of Canterbury Region's population.

Population of Oxford and Canterbury Region, 2006 Census
 OxfordCanterbury Region
Male816254,685
Female900267,147
Total1,716521,832

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Number of occupied dwellings counted

  • There are 663 occupied dwellings in Oxford.
  • For Canterbury Region as a whole, there are 202,698 occupied dwellings.

Note: This data has been randomly rounded to protect confidentiality. Individual figures may not add up to totals, and values for the same data may vary in different text, tables and graphs. For areas with small populations, the data may not look as expected because of this rounding.