Midway, Georgia, Information:

Midway is a city in the center of Liberty County, Georgia and it is surrounded by wetlands and two islands – Colonel’s Island and Dolphin Island, Midway is part of the Hinesville-Fort Stewart metropolitan statistical area. It is near Savannah, Brunswick, St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island. In 2010, the population of Midway was recorded at 2,121, however estimates from 2016 show a decrease since then and now the population is under 2,000 residents.

The livability score for Midway is 63, defined as somewhat liveable, and lower than both the Georgia state average of 65 and the national state average of 67.
If we were giving the city of Midway letter grades on the factors that make up the livability score, Midway would receive:

  • “A” – weather;
  • “B” – crime;
  • “C” – amenities, and cost of living;
  • “D” – housing; and
  • “F” – education and employment

    Facebook page for Midway, Georgia:

    The Mayor of Midway, Georgia is Mayor Levern Clancy, Jr. Mayor Clancy, Jr. can be reached at 912-884-3344 or at Mayor_Clancy@coastalnow.net

    City of Midway
    150 Butler Avenue Unit D
    P.O. Box 125
    Midway, GA 31320

    Midway, Georgia Crime Rates and Statistics:

    In 2016, the crime index was 164.2 in Midway, while the average nationwide was 256.8. There were 2,460 total crimes per 100,000 people in Midway, a rate that is lower than both the average in the state of Georgia with 3,402 total crimes per 100,000 residents and the nationwide average of 2,847 crimes per 100,000 persons. The violent crime rate in Midway is also less, with 251 violent crimes per 100,000 individuals. The state of Georgia has a violent crime rate of 398 crimes for every 100,000 persons and the national average is 386 crimes per 100,000 individuals.The property crime rates are similar, with Midway having the lowest rates at 2,209 property crimes per 100,000 people. The state of Georgia has the highest rates at 3,005 property crimes per 100,000 residents and the national average is 2,451 property crimes for every 100,000 persons.

    As of March 2018, there were 50 registered sex offenders living in Midway.

    Facts about crime in Midway, Georgia:

  • The overall crime rate in Midway is 13% lower than the national average;
  • Midway is safer than 44% of the cities in the United States;
  • In Midway, you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of any crime; and
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Midway has increased by 10%.

    Midway, Georgia Police Department Address:

    City of Midway Police Department
    10490 E. Oglethope Highway
    Midway, GA 31320
    912-880-1000
    Non-emergency – 912-368-3911

    Other Information about the Midway Police Department:

    The Chief of Police is Keli Morningstar:

    In 2016, there were six (6) full-time law enforcement employees in Midway, six (6) of whom were police officers. This makes the ratio of officers to citizens 3.01 officers for every 1,000 citizens in Midway, which is higher than the 2.50 officers per 1,000 citizens that is the average in the state of Georgia.

    Open Records Request in Midway, Georgia

    For records in Midway, you can use the “Open Records Request Form Copy” and turm that form into the City Clerk, Lynette G. Cook-Osborne, at cityofmidway@coastalnow.net or 912-884-3344.

    City Clerk’s Office
    150 Butler Street
    Suite D-6
    Midway, Georgia 31320

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

    The Sheriff of Liberty County is Sheriff Steve C. Silkes who has been the Sheriff since 2010.
    To contact Sheriff Sikes you can call 912-876-2131.

    The Liberty County Sheriff’s Office is at:
    201 South Main Street
    Suite 1300
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    912-876-2131 – Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m

    Liberty County Jail
    180 Paul Sikes Drive
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    912-876-6411 Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., except holidays.
    After 5:00 p.m. and on major holidays you can contact the booking for information at 912-369-9271.

    The Jail Administrator is Major Jeff Hein who can be reached by phone at: 912-876-6411.

    For information regarding the jail, visitation, rules for visitation, getting money to an inmate or how to communicate with an inmate, you should go to this website:

    If you are concerned that you may have a warrant in Liberty County, Georgia, you can contact Captain Keith Jenkins at 912-408-3106. Additionally, you can go to this website:

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