The City of Oxford, NC
The city of Oxford is located in the state of North Carolina in Granville County and has a population of 8,668 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Oxford is Raleigh, approximately 28 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Oxford, including Ashton's Restaurant & Wine Bar, 15 North Take-Out, House of Ribeyes LLC, Food Lion Inc - Store #1253 and Hong Kong Restaurant. For a larger selection of Oxford restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Oxford Museums, Golf Courses and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Brevofield Golf Course, Duke Homestead State Historic Site, West Point Mill, Historic Stagville and Museum of Life and Science. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Oxford please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Oxford:
- Raleigh - Durham Intl. Airport (RDU)
Oxford, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Oxford experiences an average high temperature of 48 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 28 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.08 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Oxford with daytime temperatures averaging 86 degrees in the summer, and 51 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Oxford to receive an average of 3.53 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.4 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -8 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Oxford should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 70 degrees, and nighttime lows of 45.
Oxford, North Carolina Attractions
1Coker Arboretum - , University of,
Coker Arboretum is an arboretum within the North Carolina Botanical Garden on the campus of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. It is open daily without charge.
2Dean Smith Center - University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill,
The Dean E. Smith Student Activities Center, usually called simply the Smith Center and popularly referred to as the Dean Dome is a multi-purpose arena in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The arena is home to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Tar Heels men's basketball team, and temporary home to the women's team during renovations to Carmichael Auditorium. The arena opened in 1986.
3Duke Homestead State Historic Site - Durham,
Duke Homestead State Historic Site is a National Historic Landmark and a state historic location in Durham, North Carolina.
4Duke University Golf Club - Durham,
The Duke University Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Durham County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Durham, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-681-2288.
Address: 3001 Cameron Blvd, Durham, NC 27706
5Finley Golf Club - Chapel Hill,
The Finley Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Orange County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Chapel Hill, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-962-2349.
Address: Finley Golf Course Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
6Hillandale Golf Course - Durham,
The Hillandale Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Durham County North Carolina. Built in 1900, this Durham course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 919-286-4211. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Hillandale Rd, Durham, NC 27705
7Historic Stagville - Durham,
Stagville Plantation is located in Durham County, North Carolina. With buildings constructed from the late 18th century to the mid-19th century, it was one of the largest plantation complexes in the American South. It was owned by the Bennehan-Cameron family. The complex comprised roughly 30,000 acres, including the Little River plantation, and was home to almost 900 enslaved African Americans in 1860.
8Lakeshore Golf Course - Durham,
The Lakeshore Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Durham County North Carolina. Built in 1962, this Durham course designed by J. M. Utley, Sr is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-596-2401. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 4621 Lumley Rd, Durham, NC 27703
9Morehead Planetarium and Science Center - Chapel Hill,
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center is that can be found on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, . It is one of the oldest and largest planetariums in the US having welcomed over 7 million visitors by its 60th anniversary in 2009. As a unit of the university, Morehead receives about one-third of its funding through state sources, one-third through ticket and gift sales, and one-third through gifts and grants.
Oxford, North Carolina Hotels
10Best Western Butner Creedmoor Inn
2578 W Lyon Station Road
Creedmoor, NC 27522-7308
Oxford, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Oxford Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published September 30, 2011
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