Lumber City, Georgia, Information:

Lumber City is a city in the eastern part of Telfair County, Georgia. Before the year 1837 the town was named Flournoy’s Mills. In 2010, the census reported the population at 1,328 residents, but by the year 2016 it was estimated to be around 1,264.

The livability index in Lumber City, Georgia is 73, which puts it in the 84th percentile. The city ranks higher than the average in the State of Georgia of 61 and higher than the average in the US of 64. Looking at the factors that comprise the livability index, Lumber City does well in the areas of: weather, cost of living, crime and employment. It does poorly in education, amenities, and housing.

Facebook Page for Lumber City, Georgia:

Lumber City City Hall
33 Main St.
Lumber City, GA 31549
912-363-4942
Fax: 912-363-8029

Lumber City, Georgia Crime Rates and Statistics:

The crime index in 2015

As of March 2018, there were seven (7) registered sex offenders living in Lumber City, Georgia. The ratio of number of residents to the number of sex offenders in Lumber City is 185 to 1.

Lumber City, Georgia Police Department Address:

Lumber City Police Department
39 Main Street
Lumber City, GA 31549
Non-Emergency – 912-363-0555
Emergency – 911

Other Information about the Lumber City Police Department:

Facebook Page for the Lumber City, Georgia Police Department:

In 2015, there was one (1) full-time law enforcement employee who was also a police officer. The city had a ratio of 0.81 officers for every 1,000 citizens while the state average in Georgia was 2.49 the same year.

Open Records Request in Lumber City, Georgia:

For records from Telfair county, you should contact the Superior Court Clerk, Belinda Thomas, at 229-868-6525.

Superior Court Clerk
19 East Oak Street
Suite C
McRae-Helena, GA 31055

County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Lumber City, Georgia:

The Sheriff of Telfair County is Sheriff Chris Steverson.

Telfair County Sheriff’s Office
19 E. Oak Street
McRae-Helena, GA 31055
229-868-6621

Facebook Page for Sheriff Chris Steverson:

Telfair County Jail
11 East Oak
McRae-Helena, GA 31055
229-868-6611

Correctional Institution of McRae
112 Jim Hammock Drive
McRae-Helena, GA 31055
229-868-7778
MCA/General@bop.gov

When mailing items to inmates at Lumber City, use the following address:

Inmate Name & Register Number
Lumber City Correctional Institution
P.O. Box Drawer 55030
Lumber City, GA 31055

For visitation at McRae Correctional Institution:

  • Locate the inmate;
  • Get pre-approval prior to visitation;
  • Make sure that you are dressed appropriately and modestly;
  • Remember that visits can be ended by prison officials at any time; and
  • Limit physical contact with the inmate.

    If you have any concerns you may voice them here:

    If you think you have a warrant in Telfair County, you should call the Sheriff at 229-868-6621.

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