Cumming, Georgia Information

The city of Cumming, Georgia I the only incorporated area in Forsyth County. Cumming had a population of 5,430 as of the 2010 census and it is part of the Atlanta metropolitan area and about 39 miles northeast of downtown Altana and 15 miles northeast of Alpharetta. The city is located west of the historic location of Vann’s Ferry between Forsyth and Hall counties, and it is the county seat for Forsyth. The area was originally occupied by Cherokee Native Americans, who arrived around 1755. The city is a total of 6.1 square miles almost all of which is land. There are three zip codes: 30028, 30040 and 30041. The city’s area code is 770.

Cumming is ranked #48 in Georgia and #5,281 in the United States with a livability score of 75, which is in the 81st percentile. The city scored best for great weather, amenities and education. The average summer temperature is a comfortable 76 degrees, and the high school graduation rate is six percent lower than the state of Georgia. There are also lots of amenities close to the city.

The Cumming, GA overall crime rate is 45% higher than in comparison to the Georgia average; and is also 73% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically, regarding violent crimes in Cumming, GA, the rate is 69% lower than compared to the Georgia average, and 69% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Cumming, GA comes in at 60% higher than to the average seen in Georgia, and 96% higher than the overall national average.

Of the factors which are used to determine the livability index, Cumming does well in the areas of weather, amenities and education. It scores poorly in the areas of Crime, Employment, Housing and Cost of Living.

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Mayor Troy Brumbalow was elected November 7, 2017 and sworn into office on January 2, 2018. You may contact the Mayor and Council at the following address:
City of Cumming
100 Main Street
Cumming, Ga. 30040
(770)781-2010

Cumming, Georgia Crime rates and statistics:

In 2016, the crime index in Cumming, Georgia was 244.8 which was above the United States average of 280.5.

The total crime rate in Cumming was 4,920 total crimes for every 100,000 residents, which is higher than the average in the state of Georgia with 3,402 total crimes per 100,000 persons, and higher than the national average of 2,837 total crimes for every 100,000 citizens.
The overall crime rate in Cumming is 73% higher than the national average. For every 100,000 people, there are 13.48 daily crimes that occur in Cumming. Cumming is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States. In Cumming you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of any crime. The number of total year over year crimes in Cumming has decreased by 32%.

According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 121 registered sex offenders living in Cumming, Georgia as of June 05, 2018. The ratio of number of residents in Cumming to the number of sex offenders is 48 to 1.

Cumming, Georgia Police Department Address:

Cumming Police Department
301 Veterans Memorial Blvd
Cumming, Georgia 30040
770-781-2000
Monday-Friday 8 AM – 4 PM Court 5:30 PM
Report an Incident – 24/7 (Walk in) side entrance or call 770-781-2000 or 911

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The Chief of Police for the Cumming Police Department is Chief Casey Tatum. Chief Tatum can be reached at 770-781-2000.

In 2016, there were 24 full-time law enforcement employees, 15 of whom were police officers. This means that in the year 2016 in there were 2.60 police officers for every 1,000 residents in Cumming, Georgia, while the state average in Georgia that same year was 2.50 officers for every 1,000 residents.

Open Records Request in Cumming, Georgia:

For record requests in Cumming, Georgia, you can check this site to see what records are available and to see where your records request is if you have requested one:

For records from different government agencies in Forsyth County, Georgia:

Greg G. Allen
Clerk of Court
101 East Courthouse Square
First Floor – Suite 1007
Cumming, GA 30040
Email: clerkofcourt@forsythco.com
Phone: 770-781-2120
Fax: 678-807-1381
Email Jury: jury@forsythco.com
Jury Phone: 770-781-2135

County Sheriff, Most Wanted, Warrant Information, Etc.

Sheriff Ron H Freeman
100 East Courthouse Square
Cumming, GA 30040
770-781-2222

Sheriff Freeman was elected to office in 2016 and is a long time resident 0f the county.

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Forsyth County Jail
202 Veterans Memorial Blvd
Cumming, GA 30040
770-781-2226

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