Oxford, Richmond, VA

Oxford Neighborhood Guide Richmond, VA

About

Oxford is a residential neighborhood in Richmond, Virginia characterized by its charming properties and green spaces. It offers the tranquility of suburban life alongside the convenience of city living, being easily accessible via major highways like I-64 and I-295. Its central location places it close to several amenities including shopping venues, eateries, and educational institutions. Moreover, it is in proximity to nearby parks like Deep Run Park and Recreation Center providing outdoor enthusiasts with ample greenery and outdoor recreational activities.

What You Will Love About Oxford, Richmond, Virginia

  • It's a peaceful and diverse community with a blend of professionals, retirees, and families.
  • Oxford offers a range of property styles from classic mid-century homes to modern apartments.
  • The neighborhood is conveniently located close to major routes for easy commuting.
  • It's a green neighborhood with several parks and green spaces nearby for outdoor activities.

What’s Nearby

Oxford is near Heritage and Monument Avenue, known for its historic attractions. It’s also close to the Downtown area, where one can find an array of shopping, dining, and entertainment options. Short Pump Town Center, a popular shopping destination, is just a short drive away. Moreover, it's in proximity to the University of Richmond, providing an intellectual and cultural vibe.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Oxford is characterized by a blend of tranquility and vibrancy. It's perfect for those seeking a residential area with a sense of community, close to outdoor recreation, and within easy reach of city amenities. The presence of the University of Richmond nearby adds a cultural and intellectual element to the neighborhood.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 36 restaurants, 12 grocery stores, and 1 park within a mile of the Oxford neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Forest Hill Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    7500 Forest Hill Ave

  • GROCERY
    Aldi

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    7319 Forest Hill Ave

  • SHOPPING
    Walmart

    Retail, Big Box Store, Discount Store

    0.8 miles

    2410 Sheila Ln

  • GROCERY
    Fastop Specialty Beer Store

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.9 miles

    8764 W Huguenot Rd

  • SHOPPING
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store

    0.9 miles

    7107 Forest Hill Ave

  • SHOPPING
    Shops At Stratford Hills

    Retail, Shopping Plaza

    1.0 mile

    7101 Forest Hill Ave

Oxford Apartments and Rentals

45 Rental properties in Oxford, Richmond, VA.

  • The Village at Westlake property

    $1,870+

    The Village at Westlake

    2–3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1130–1406 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • James River at Stony Point Apartments property

    $1,465+

    James River at Stony Point Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    759–1471 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Aura Stonebridge property

    $1,575+

    Aura Stonebridge

    1–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    630–1844 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Abbington Hills property

    $1,324+

    Abbington Hills

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    531–1056 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • Stony Point property

    $1,496+

    Stony Point

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    900–1126 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • Room For Rent property

    $1,071

    Room For Rent

    1 Bed • 2 Baths

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
25.5%
14.6%
utilities
0.8%
2.5%
food
1.8%
0.4%
transportation
1.9%
1.2%
healthcare
4.7%
6.1%

Oxford Demographics

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Oxford Reviews

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  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

Oxford Transportation

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Somewhat Walkable

62/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

49/100
Bike Score®

Oxford Schools

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