Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
New Oxford, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 1, 1874 Aug 20, 1874 2



Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 34 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200153920 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4253920 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214761 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1182353 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q537150 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010813 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Oxford, Township of (Adams) Reduction Aug 20, 1874
View Expansion Oxford, Township of (Adams) Reduction Apr 29, 1964
View Expansion Oxford, Township of (Adams) Reduction Feb 6, 1965

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Aug 20, 1874

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Adams County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Adams County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 2012

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 204: Annexing 20.6418 acres of territory situate in Oxford Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, into the Borough of New Oxford pursuant to the provisions of the Borough Code Mar 2, 1964 Mar 2, 1964
View Ordinance 206: Annexing certain territory in Oxford Township containing 42.94 acres more or less Oct 5, 1964 Oct 5, 1964

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Nov 18, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. New Oxford Borough 17500449 1636 1640