Coxford ward is in the north of the city and has a population of around 13,900. Neighbouring wards are Bassett, Redbridge and Shirley. The area is mostly made up of estates with gardens and green space. Lordsdale Greenway runs through Coxford Ward and continues into the neighbouring district council of Test Valley. Within the ward is a large shopping area, known as Lordshill district centre which has shops, a bingo hall, library, housing office and medical facilities.