Latest population estimate

As of mid-2019, the Office for National Statistics estimate of the population of Oxfordshire was 691,700.

By local authority district, the mid-2019 ONS estimate was:

  • Cherwell 150,500
  • Oxford 152,500
  • South Oxfordshire 142,100
  • Vale of White Horse 136,000
  • West Oxfordshire 110,600

Future population

EXPLORE Oxfordshire County Council forecasts using our interactive dashboard of Oxfordshire's future population (August 2019)

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  • ONS population estimates and projections for districts and small areas are available on nomis
  • ONS 2018-based projections (based on past trends) released March 2020