2015 Annual ReportGrowing stronger together

Located in the heart of southwestern Ontario, Oxford County is home to approximately 111,700 people across eight municipalities "growing stronger together" through a two-tiered, partnership-oriented government, the County of Oxford. Visit www.oxfordcounty.ca or follow us on Twitter and Facebook

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Oxford County's vision is one of vibrant communities working well and growing stronger together.

Oxford County Council

Oxford County Council is made up of the mayors of each of the eight local area municipalities plus two additional councillors from the City of Woodstock, the largest population centre in the County. To learn more visit www.oxfordcounty.ca/yourcouncil

Oxford County is
making a difference

Quality of life for all

  • 1,994

    available licensed day care spaces for children

  • 628

    subsidized public housing units

  • 571

    not-for-profit housing units

  • 311

    affordable housing units

  • Nearly 5,000

    Oxford residents and families aided through financial assistance and employment supports

  • 2,035

    public health inspections

  • 1,758

    visits to community dental clinic

  • 8,707


  • 10,868

    paramedic call responses

  • 3,886

    home visits by public health nurses

  • 228

    long-term care beds

Oxford County is
making a difference

Delivering results


  • Accounts for an estimated 2.4% of employment in the greater Southwest region


  • 14


  • 293,300

    in-person visits

  • 596,087

    items circulated

Provincial Offences Court

  • 13,730

    charges processed

  • 8,072

    matters scheduled for Provincial Offences Court

Oxford County is
making a difference

Maintaining infrastructure

  • 614

    Kilometres of
    county roads

  • 161

    bridges and culverts

  • 17

    Municipal water systems
    serving 80,000 people

  • 11

    Wastewater systems
    serving 76,000 people

Shaping our future

  • 58% of residential waste diverted from landfill (2014)
  • Stewardship of more than 345 hectares of County forest
  • Vibrant and visionary policy through an Official Plan that allows our community to grow strategically
  • Robust capital program to protect and maintain vital municipal infrastructure


Oxford County works to meet the needs and collective interests of our communities, residents and businesses through customer-focused services that improve quality of life.

Your dollars at work

financial Statements

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Ontario, Canada

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