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Oxford County, Ontario is a regional municipality and census division of the Canadian province of Ontario. The regional seat is Woodstock. Oxford County has functioned as a regional municipality since 2001, despite still containing the word county in its official title. Because of its designation as a regional municipality, Oxford County has a regional-level police force, titled the Oxford Community Police Service. Oxford County, Ontario File links The following pages link to this file: Oxford County, Ontario Categories: GFDL images ... A regional municipality (or region) is a type of Canadian municipal government which works much like a county; the method of government depends on how it is defined. ... Jump to: navigation, search Outline map of Canadas Census Divisions in 2001 Census divisions are defined by Statistics Canada as the next smallest political region below province or territory, in Canada, similar to a county. ... Canada consists of ten provinces and three territories. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th) Land 917,741 km² Water 158,654 km² (14. ... Woodstock (2001 population 33,061) is a city and county seat of Oxford County in southwestern Ontario, Canada, located 80 miles southwest of Toronto. ... Jump to: navigation, search 2001: A Space Odyssey. ...

It includes these municipalities:

  • City of Woodstock
  • Town of Ingersoll
  • Town of Tillsonburg
  • Township of Blandford-Blenheim
  • Township of East Zorra-Tavistock
  • Township of Norwich
  • Township of South-West Oxford
  • Township of Zorra

Woodstock (2001 population 33,061) is a city and county seat of Oxford County in southwestern Ontario, Canada, located 80 miles southwest of Toronto. ... Ingersoll (2001 population 10,977) is a town in Oxford County on the Thames River in southwestern Ontario, Canada. ... Tillsonburg, Ontario is a town in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Jump to: navigation, search East Zorra-Tavistock is a township in south-western Ontario, Canada. ... Jump to: navigation, search Zorra is a township in south-western Ontario, Canada. ...

See also

In the Canadian province of Ontario, there are three different types of census divisions: single-tier municipalities, upper-tier municipalities (which can be regional municipalities or counties) and districts. ...

External links

  • County of Oxford, Ontario Canada
  • Ingersoll of Oxford County Ontario Links
  • Norwich of Oxford County Ontario Links
  • Woodstock of Oxford County Ontario Links

Census Divisions of Ontario Flag of Ontario
Counties of Ontario: Bruce | Dufferin | Elgin | Essex | Frontenac | Grey | Haliburton | Hastings | Huron | Lambton | Lanark | Leeds and Grenville | Lennox and Addington | Middlesex | Northumberland | Perth | Peterborough | Prescott and Russell | Renfrew | Simcoe | Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry | Wellington
Regional Municipalities of Ontario: Durham | Halton | Muskoka | Niagara | Oxford | Peel | Waterloo | York
Single Tier Municipalities of Ontario: Brant | Brantford | Chatham-Kent | Greater Sudbury | Haldimand | Hamilton | Kawartha Lakes | Norfolk | Ottawa | Prince Edward | Toronto
Separated municipalities - Historic counties of Ontario
Districts of Ontario: Algoma | Cochrane | Kenora | Manitoulin | Nipissing | Parry Sound | Rainy River | Sudbury | Thunder Bay | Timiskaming

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Oxford County Library - Ingersoll Ontario (12438 words)
The Ontario Trillium Foundation is an agency of the Ontario Ministry of Culture.
Oxford County Public Health is a partner in the regional prevention and early detection networks along with the Canadian Cancer Society, the Ontario Breast Screening Program and other regional services.
The University is donating to the County a statute of Rev.
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