Welcome to Oxford, Kansas

Oxford is a historic small town located in Sumner County, Kansas on Highway 160 with a population of approximately 1,000 residents. Oxford has been named a TREE CITY USA since 1992. The town site sits on the west bank of the Arkansas River. Cave Park is located on the east side of town, and offers a playground area for children, a covered shelter, and a public access, paved boat ramp to the Arkansas River. Little Town Square is in the heart of the City and provides a place to sit and enjoy the activities downtown.  View More About Our Community 


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    Notice of Budget Hearing

    2025 Budget Summary Legal Publication

    City Council Meeting

    The Governing Body of the City of Oxford will meet on August 6, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall, 115 S. Sumner St., Oxford, KS 67119 for the purpose of hearing and answering objections of taxpayers relating to the proposed use of all funds and the amount of ad valorem tax. Detailed budget information is available at City Hall, 115 S. Sumner St., Oxford, KS 67119 and will be available at this hearing. Proposed Budget 2025 Expenditures and Amount of 2024 Ad Valorem Tax establish the maximum limits of the 2025 Budget. Estimated Tax Rate is subject to change depending on the final assessed valuation by Sumner County.


    The attached document is the proposed 2025 Budget Summary showing the proposed Expenditures and Ad Valorem Tax.

    July Work Session

    City Council Meeting

    * Meeting agendas are subject to change *

    The July Work Session Meeting will be held:
    City Council Room, City Hall| 115 S. Sumner St.| Oxford, KS 67119
    Tuesday July 23, 2024 at 7:00 p.m.

    Free Swim Night

    @ Oxford Public Pool

    Oxford News, Events

    Saturday July 20th Oxford Lions Club is going to host a Free Swim Night at the City of Oxford Pool from 6:15pm to 8:15pm. Please come and enjoy an evening at the Pool courtesy of Oxford Lions Club.

    Fire Works

    Oxford News, Events

    With 4th of July fast approaching here are some quick reminders around fireworks.  Per city code fireworks are only allowed within city limits July 1st-July 4th.  Those days fall during the week this year meaning, fireworks can only be discharged until 10pm.  If you need to report fireworks being discharged after 10pm please call 911 and report it as a non emergency.   Remember to stay safe while having fun this 4th of July!

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