Oxon Hill, a small city in Maryland, has a population of just over 18,000. The city's population, at an average age of just under 41, is a little older than other cities in the state, which has an average age of 38. Most residents own their homes in Oxon Hill, and 43% of residents rent. At $1,431 per month, the average rent is slightly above the state average.
Oxon Hill has a relatively high percentage of residents older than 25 who have earned a high school degree or GED (22%) compared to the national average. Further, 18% have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are three primary industries in Oxon Hill: public administration, entertainment, and healthcare. Combined, these industries account for 21% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, as 8% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. Oxon Hill workers bring in an average annual income of around $84,000, a little less than the average Maryland resident. Oxon Hill, however, compares more favorably to the national average of $73,345.
Oxon Hill has an average commute time of about 39 minutes, longer than the state average of about 36 minutes. Many residents (42%) drive their car to work, while public transit is used by just 7% of the city. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.