Welcome to the Lafayette County Website!

Thank you for your interest in Lafayette County local government.  The following pages and links will tell you a little about our county and the elected officials and personnel that are responsible for the various offices and departments that make up county government.

Located in the rolling hills of North Mississippi, Lafayette County is home to Ole Miss and many other charming sites such as OxfordTaylor, and AbbevilleFaulkner’s Rowan Oak and miles upon miles of scenic landscape.

If you enjoy fine dining, try one of the restaurants on the historic Oxford square. If you prefer the great outdoors, try a day of fishing or skiing on Sardis Lake and admire one of the largest earth-filled dams in the world. When you’re in Lafayette County, the possibilities are endless. Whether you are a long time resident or a curious guest, we hope you find the time spent on this site useful and enlightening. So take your time and enjoy your tour but remember that nothing compares to the real thing.