Population

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The latest (mid-2020) Office for National Statistics estimate of the population of Oxfordshire was 696,900

By local authority district, the mid-2020 ONS estimate was:

  • Cherwell 151,800
  • Oxford 151,600
  • South Oxfordshire 143,800
  • Vale of White Horse 137,900
  • West Oxfordshire 111,800

(ONS Release date June 2021, next release Sept 2021 for small areas and Sept 2022 for districts)

EXPLORE latest and past population estimates using our interactive dashboard

The Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) contains an annual update of population including population groups and protected characteristics in chapters 2 & 3.

FURTHER INFORMATION is available from

  • Our Guide to Geography with information on geographical areas used for publishing statistics
  • ONS population estimates for districts and small areas on nomis