The town has a variety of small businesses, such as a grocery store, flower shop, ice cream shop and pharmacy. For a wider variety of shopping, residents take a short drive to Batavia, where you’ll find retailers like Walmart, Target, Kmart and Sears, and supermarkets like Top’s Friendly Markets. Batavia also is where the regional hospital, United Memorial Medical Center, is based
The Haxton Memorial Library, at 3 N. Pearl St., serves residents who live in Oakfield. Students attend the Oakfield-Alabama Central School District, which has an elementary school and a middle-high school. The Oakfield Post Office is at 28 Main St.