Lilburn, Georgia Information:

Lilburn is a city in western Gwinnett County, Georgia and is a developed suburb of Atlanta. It is part of the Atlanta metropolitan area. The population of Lilburn was 11,596 during the 2010 census, but estimates from the year 2016 show the population has increased to 12,675 with the population density of 1,836 people per square mile.

In 2017, Lilburn ranked #5 out of 4,804 of the “Most Diverse Suburbs in America,” #2,988 out of 15,750 of the “Best Places to Live in America,” #1 out of 451 of the “Most Diverse Suburbs to Live in Georgia,” #25 out of 110 “Suburbs with the Best Public Schools in Georgia,” #27 out of 285 of the “Places with the Best Public Schools in Georgia,” #31 out of 110 of the “Best Suburbs to Live in Georgia,” #31 out of 109 of the “Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in Georgia,” #50 out of 110 of the “Best Suburbs to Buy a House in Georgia,” #100 out of 452 of the “Best Places to Live in Georgia,” #129 out of 283 of the “Best Places to Retire in Georgia,” and #152 out of 451 of the “Best Places to Buy a House in Georgia.”

The livability index in Lilburn is 68, which ranks #128 in the state of Georgia and #10,673 in the United States. The livability index in Lilburn is higher than both the average national livability index of 64 and the Georgia average livability index of 61.

Factors which comprise the livability index, using letter grades, for Lilburn:

  • “A” – Weather
  • “C” – Cost of Living, Amenities, and Employment; and
  • “D” – Housing, Crime, and Education.

    The Mayor of Lilburn, Georgia is Mayor Johnny Crist who served as a councilman since 2008 and as the mayor since 2012. Mayor Crist can be reached at 770-921-2210 or by email at jcrist@cityoflilburn.com.

    City of Lilburn
    340 Main Street
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    770-921-2210

    Lilburn, Georgia Crime rates and statistics:

    In 2014, the crime index in Lilburn, Georgia was 270.9 which was above the national average of 261.6, although looking back, the crime index in Lilburn has been high since at least 2007, with the years 2011 and 2012 having the highest crime index at 404.3 and 406.4 respectively.
    The total crime rate in Lilburn was 4,069 total crimes for every 100,000 residents, which is 20% higher than the average in the state of Georgia with 3,402 total crimes per 100,000 persons, and it is 43% higher than the national average of 2,837 total crimes for every 100,000 citizens.

    When we break this down further into violent crimes, which include murder, rape, robbery, and assault, and property crimes, theft, auto theft and burglary, Lilburn has higher crime rates as well. When it comes to violent crimes, Lilburn, Georgia had 272 violent crimes for every 100,000 residents. That rate is 32% lower than the Georgia state average of 398 violent crimes per 100,000 people and 43% higher than the average in the U.S. of 386 violent crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

    Property crimes, which include theft, auto theft, and burglary, are also higher in Lilburn at 3,769 property crimes per 100,000 people. The average in Georgia is 3,005 property crimes per 100,000 residents, which the rate in Lilburn rate is 26% higher than, and the U.S. average is 2,451 for every 100,000 individuals, which the Lilburn, Georgia property crime rate beats by 55%.

    As of April 2018, there were 58 registered sex offenders living in Lilburn, Georgia. The ratio of number of residents to the number of sex offenders in Lilburn was 223 to 1.

    Facts about crime in Lilburn, Georgia:

  • The overall crime rate in Lilburn is 43% higher than the national average and Lilburn is safer than only 28% of the cities in America;
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.15 daily crimes that occur in Lilburn;
  • Your chances of becoming the victim of a crime in Lilburn, Georgia; and
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lilburn has decreased by 15%.

    Lilburn, Georgia Police Department Address:

    Lilburn Police Department
    C. Fitchett Municipal Complex
    76 Main Street
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    770-921-2211
    Fax: 770-921-5251
    Non-emergency: 770-513-5700

    Other Information about the Lilburn Police Department:

    The Chief of Police for the Lilburn Police Department is Bruce Hedley. Chief Hedley can be reached at 770-921-2211 or by email by using this form –

    Facebook Page for the Lilburn Police Department:

    In 2016, there were 38 full-time law enforcement employees, 30 of whom were police officers. This means that in the year 2016 in there were 2.33 police officers for every 1,000 residents in Lilburn, Georgia, while the state average in Georgia that same year was 2.50 officers for every 1,000 residents.

    Open Records Request in Lilburn, Georgia:

    For record requests in Lilburn, Georgia, you should contact the City Clerk, Melissa Penate, who is the records custodian for the city. She can be reached at 770-638-2226 or by email by submitting this form –

    City Clerk
    City Hall, 1st Floor
    340 Main Street
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    Phone: 770-921-2210
    Fax: 770-921-8854

    For records in Gwinnett County, Georgia:

    County Sheriff, Most Wanted, Warrant Information, Etc.

    The Sheriff of Gwinnett County is R.L. (Butch) Conway. Sheriff Conway was elected to the position of Sheriff in 1996 and is in his fifth term as Sheriff. Sheriff Conway can be reached at 770-882-3140 or via email at Butch.Conway@gwinnettcounty.com.

    Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office
    2900 University Parkway NE
    Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    770-619-6500

    For Sex Offenders in Gwinnett County:

    Gwinnett County Detention Center:
    2900 University Parkway
    Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    770-619-6500

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