Moving to Xenia

More than ever before, people are relocating to communities looking for a quality of life that fits their desires, whether it is a place with great schools, walkability, sustainability, family amenities or employers who are hiring.

Welcome to Xenia, The City of Hospitality!

City of Xenia Core Values
We, the City of Xenia, strive to make ourselves accountable to these core values:

  • Integrity - We will conduct ourselves in an ethical manner at all times in order to merit the respect, trust, and confidence of our coworkers and the public. In our actions and deeds we will embody the qualities of honesty and decency always exhibiting morality regardless of personal interests or consequences.
  • Servant Leadership - We will provide consistent, ethical service, striving to put the needs of others first to improve the overall community.
  • Stewardship - We will engage in responsible planning and management of public resources including but not limited to economic, environmental, and social assets.
  • Personal & Professional Excellence - Our actions and attitudes will meet the highest standards and cultivate a culture of continuous improvement within the organization and the community.
  • Respect - We recognize the importance of our stakeholders by seeking to understand, empathize, and value their differences, opinions, and perspectives in an effort to enhance relationships and build community.
  • Innovation - We will develop and implement effective solutions utilizing creative methods and new ideas to make continuous improvement.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the City of Xenia to provide exemplary municipal services through responsible stewardship of community assets, and the promotion of economic, environmental, and social vitality.

Vision Statement 

We will set the standard as a healthy, professional and inclusive organization to build a better community.

We are pleased you have chosen to live in Xenia and want to make your transition as smooth as possible. The following information and vital "New to Xenia" links will get you started!

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  1. First of its kind program gives teens a hands-on look at a career in law enforcement

    Twenty-eight area teens recently graduated from a first-of-its-kind program held in Xenia aimed at giving them a hands-on look at a career in law enforcement. Read on...
  2. Detective Swihart recognized with Casey Elliott Memorial “City’s Finest” Award

    A 12-year veteran of the Police Division, Detective Rob Swihart, was among those recognized during the annual Xenia Police Division Award ceremony and was awarded the Division’s highest honor, the Casey Elliott Memorial “City’s Finest” Award. Read on...
  3. New online tool available for Xenia residents to view water usage

    Xenia residents now have new tools at their fingertips which will help them learn more about their water usage. Read on...
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