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What You’ll Love About Oxford

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The History

Oxford his home to several great American authors, namely William Faulkner, John Grisham, and Curtis Wilkie.

The Employment

Oxford offers a number of employment opportunities in education, health, government, and manufacturing.

The Amenities

Enjoy city-wide festivals, museums, and historic locations. There is no end to the ways to enjoy Oxford.

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Come Explore Life in Oxford

Oxford is a city rich in culture and history, being home to some of the greatest American authors of all time. The city was founded in 1848 and has since seen some of the in the Civil War and Civil Rights movement. There is a lively historic scene, as well as a number of great parks, restaurants,a and shops to enjoy.

Spotlights of Oxford

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Favorite Attractions

Residents of Oxford enjoy a variety of attractions from historical sites, restaurants, and unique stores. A few local favorites are the L. Q. C Lamar House and the historic home of William Faulkner, Rowan Oak.

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Parks & Recreation

Oxford features a number of city parks and recreational centers. Take in the sunny rays at Stone Park, go fishing at Lamar Park, or enjoy the wooded pathways of Saint Peter's Cemetery.

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Shopping & Dining

South Lamar Blvd features a number of local favorite restaurants, bars, and shopping. For a more centralized experience, residents will typically go to the Oxford East or Mid Town Shopping Center for their dining and shopping needs.

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Community Events

Oxford is known for a rich community culture. Enjoy annual holiday festivals, art galleries, concerts, and much more in Downtown Oxford. There is always something to enjoy in this beautiful historic city.

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What's Nearby?

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Quick Facts

Population (2016): 18,916
Population Growth Since 2010: +18%
Zip Codes: 28655
County: Lafayette
Mean Home Price (2015): $197,100


Travel & Commute

Memphis, TN: 85 miles
Birmingham, AL: 186 miles
Jackson, MS: 161 miles
Airport: University-Oxford Airport
Major Highways: MS-7, MS-6, I-278


Local Schools

Public District:  Oxford School District
Private Schools:  Contact us for a full list!
Continuing Ed.:  University of Mississippi Oxford

Oxford Real Estate

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