Oxford, Mississippi

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Oxford is a city in, and the county seat of, Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States. It was founded in 1837. It was named after the British university city of Oxford.

As of the 2010 US Census, the population is 18,916.[1] Oxford is the home of the University of Mississippi, founded in 1848, also commonly known as "Ole Miss".

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  1. "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2017". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 15, 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)