Marietta, Georgia, Information:

Marietta is a town in the center of Cobb County, Georgia. It is also the county seat of Cobb County. Although it is the fourth largest city in the state, it is still considered as one of the suburbs of Atlanta. In 2010, the census recorded the population of Marietta at 55,579, but estimates from 2016 show that there had been a decline in population and the population in 2016 was 60,941.

The livability index in Marietta is 72, higher than both the average livability score in the state of Georgia of 61, or the national livability score of 64.
If we were grading Marietta on factors which make up the livability index, Marietta would do well in the areas of amenities, and weather. It would score mediocre in the areas of education and housing, and do poorly in the areas of cost of living, crime, and employment.

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The Mayor of Marietta, Georgia is Steve “Thunder” Tumlin who can be reached at 770-794-5501.

Marietta City Hall
P.O.Box 609
205 Lawrence Street
Marietta, GA 33060
Fax: 770-794-5501

Marietta, Georgia Crime Rates and Statistics:

In 2015, the crime index in Marietta was 333.0, which was higher than the U.S. average of 280.5. There were 2,515 reported crimes reported in Marietta in one year, meaning that there were 4,226 total crimes reported for every 100,000 individuals in Marietta. The crime rate in Marietta was 24% higher than the average in the state of Georgia of 3,402 crimes per 100,000 citizens and it is was 49% higher than the national average of 2,837 crimes per 100,000 people.

In Marietta there were 233 reported violent crimes during the measured time period, or 391 violent crimes per 100,000 citizens. This rate is 2% lower than the average number of violent crimes in the state of Georgia, (398 for every 100,000 individuals) and 1% higher than the national average, of 386 violent crimes per 100,000 residents. Property crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. There were 3,834 property crimes for every 100,000 persons in Marietta, or 2,282 reported property crimes. The Marietta property crime rate is 28% higher than the average in the state of Georgia (3,005 property crimes per 100,000 citizens) and 56% higher than the national average of 2,451 property crimes for every 100,000 residents.

As of March 2018, there were 341 registered sex offenders living in Marietta, Georgia.

Facts about crime in Marietta:

  • The overall crime rate in Marietta is 49% higher than the national average;
  • Marietta is safer than 22% of the cities in America;
  • Your chances of becoming the victim of a crime are 1 in 24 in Marietta; and
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Marietta has decreased by 6%.

    Marietta, Georgia Police Department Address:

    Marietta Police Department
    240 Lemon Street
    Marietta, GA 30060
    Fax: 770-794-5305

    Other Information about the Marietta Police Department:

    The Chief of Police of the Marietta Police Department is Chief Dan Flynn.

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    In 2016, there were 137 full-time police officers in Marietta, Georgia, making the ratio between law enforcement personnel and citizens 2.30 officers for every 1,000 citizens. The average in the state of Georgia was 2.50 officers for every 1,000 citizens.

    Open Records Request in Marietta, Georgia:

    Records requests from the city of Marietta should be submitted to the City Clerk, Stephanie Guy, at or 770-794-5526.

    City Clerk
    City of Marietta
    205 Lawrence Street
    Marietta, GA 30060
    Fax: 706-794-5523

    Record requests for Cobb County, Georgia should be directed to the Record Custodian, Angie Davis.

    Angie Davis
    12 East Park Square
    Marietta, GA 30090

    County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Marietta, Georgia:

    The Sheriff of Cobb County, Georgia is Sheriff Neil Warren. Sheriff Warren can be reached at 770-499-4611 or by email at

    Cobb County Sheriff
    185 Roswell St NE
    Marietta, GA 30090

    For information on sex offenders in Cobb County:

    The Cobb County Adult Detention Center is a pretrial facility and sits on an 11-acre campus and has three towers – A, B, and C. Together, the three towers can hold 3,077 inmates.
    The Detention Center is under the command of Division Commander Colonel Janet Prince. Colonel Prince can be reached at or at 770-499-

    Cobb County Detention Center
    1825 County Services Road
    Marietta, GA 30008

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