Monticello, Georgia, Information:

Monticello is the largest city in Jasper County, Georgia, and it is in the center of Jasper County. Not only is it the largest city, it is also the county seat of Jasper County, a county located in central Georgia. Jasper County is located in the north central part of the state of Georgia and it is only 61 miles south of the city of Atlanta. During the 2010 census, the population of Monticello was recorded at 2,657; however estimates from 2016 show a decrease in population to approximately 2,618 residents.

In 2017, Monticello ranked #2,761 out of 15,393 of the Most Diverse Places to Live in America,” and #130 out of 449 of the “Most Diverse Places to Live in Georgia,”

The livability index in Monticello is 71, which is described as “very livable” and it is above both the state of Georgia average liability index of 67 and the national livability average of 66. The factors that are used when determining the livability score have also been ranked.

For example, Monticello would receive a score of “A’ on “weather’”
A grade of “B’ on amenities, cost of living, crimes, and education; and
A grade of “F” on employment and housing.

Facebook Page for Monticello, GA:

The Mayor of Monticello, Georgia is Bryan Standifer who was elected in November of 2011. He will serve two-year terms. Mayor Standifer can be reached by email at

City of Monticello
125 W. Washington Street
Monticello, GA 31064

Monticello, Georgia Crime Rates and Statistics:

There were an estimated 1,931 crimes in Monticello last year per 100,000 residents. Although this seems high, it is actually quite low compared to the average in the state of Georgia which typically has 3,402 crimes for every 100,000 citizens. The national average is also higher than the rate in Monticello, with the national rate being 2,837 crimes per 100,000 people.

Breaking the crimes down farther, violent crimes, which include rape, murder, burglary, and robbery) occur an estimated 225 times in Monticello for every 100,000 residents. Again this is higher than both the Georgia state average of 398 crimes per 100,000 citizens, and the U.S. average of 386 violent crimes per 100,000 individuals. Property crimes, which are usually more common than violent crimes, have an estimated rate of 1,696 crimes for every 100,000 residents. This is lower than the Georgia state rate of 3,005 property crimes per 100,000 residents and lower than the national average of 2,451 property crimes for every 100,000 residents.

As of March 2018, there were 29 registered sex offenders livings in Monticello Georgia.

Facts about Crime in Monticello:

  • The overall crime rate in Monticello is 32% lower than the national average;
  • Monticello is safer than 51% of the cities in the United States;
  • The number of total year over year crime in Monticello has not changed; and
  • In Monticello, you have a 1 in 53 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.

    Monticello, Georgia Police Department Address:

    Monticello Police Department
    222 Funderburg Drive
    P.O. Box 269
    Monticello, Ga 31064
    706-484-6404 (non-emergency)

    Other Information about the Monticello Police Department:

    There are reports that the Monticello Police Department has closed. There is no information on the Chief of Police and little information about the Department, including a phone number, at all. ff the Monticello Police Department has closed, the surrounding law enforcement agencies much help when necessary including the Jasper County Sheriff’s Department.

    Open Records Request in Monticello, Georgia

    Record requests in Jasper County, Georgia, should be addressed to David Dyer at or by calling 770-468-0067.

    Mailing Address:
    Development Authority of Jasper County, Georgia
    P.O. Box 270
    Monticello, GA 31064

    Physical Location:
    119 W. Washington Street
    Suite 319A
    Monticello, GA 31064-1239

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

    The Sheriff of Jasper County is Sheriff Donnie Pope. Sheriff Pope can be reach at 706-468-4914 and can be emailed at

    Administrative Offices of the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office – Physical and Postal Address
    1551 Hwy 212 West,
    Monticello, GA 31064
    706-468-4913 – Administrative
    706-468-4812 – Main Office

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    To search for Sexual Offenders in Jasper County, GA:

    Jasper County Jail
    1551 Highway 212 West
    Monticello, GA West

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    Most Wanted in Jasper County, Georgia:

    If you think that you may have a warrant in Jasper County, you should call the Sheriff’s immediately at 706-468-4913

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