For most of their shopping needs, residents will head to Medina, a short 8-mile drive north, where you’ll find a Top’s Friendly Market grocery store and an historic downtown with a variety of shops and restaurants. Batavia, a quick trip southeast, has a wide variety of stores, including Walmart, Kmart, Sears and JCPenney’s. The Oakfield-Alabama Central School District serves this area.
The closest hospital is Medina Memorial, in Medina, where you’ll also find the closest library – the Lee Whedon Memorial Library. The Corfu Free Library is about 10 miles to the south. The Basom Post Office, at 7156 Alleghany Road, serves the town’s residents