Pearson, Georgia Information:

Pearson is in the center of Atkinson County, Georgia, and it is the county seat of Atkinson County. The county is in the southern part of the state of Georgia. In 2010, the population of Pearson was 2,117, but estimates from 2016 show that the population has decreased to 2,083.

The livability index in Pearson is 72, higher than the Georgia state average of 67 and higher than the average in the US of 66. Pearson does well in the areas of cost of living, crime, and weather; however it does poorly in employment and housing

Facebook Page for the city of Pearson:

The Mayor of Pearson is Bettye D. Williams.

City of Pearson
89 Main Street
Pearson, GA 31642
912-422-3397

Crime in Pearson, Georgia:

The crime rate in Pearson is an estimated 1,786 total crimes for every 100,000 people. This rate is lower than both the state average in Georgia of 3,402 or the national average of 2,837 total crimes for every 100,000 residents.

The violent crime rate, which includes rape, murder, robbery, and assault, is 209 violent crimes per 100,000 citizens in Pearson. The average in the state of Georgia is 398 violent crimes for every 100,000 people and the national average is 386 violent crimes per 100,000 residents. Property crimes are also lower in Pearson, at 1,577 property crimes per 100,000 residents. Again this is lower than the national average of 2,451 crimes for every 100,000 citizens, and lower than the average in Georgia of 3,005 crimes per 100,000 people.

As of February 2018, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in the city of Pearson.

Pearson, Georgia Police Department Address:

Pearson Police Department
89 South Main Street
Pearson, GA 31642
912-422-7411

Open Records Request in Pearson, Georgia

For records in Atkinson County, contact the Superior Court Clerk Cynthia Dillingham:

Superior Court Clerk
Cynthia Dillingham
19 Roberts Ave W.
Pearson, GA 31642
912-422-3343

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

The Sheriff of Atkinson County is Sheriff David Moore.

Atkinson County Sheriff
20 E. Smith Ave
Pearson, GA 31642
912-422-3611

Atkinson County Jail
20 E. Smith Ave
Pearson, GA 31642
912-422-3611

Address to send mail to inmates:
Inmate Name
℅ Atkinson County Jail
P.O. Box 157
Atkinson, GA 31642

No cash money is to be sent through the mail to inmates. Other rules and regulations can be found:

Information regarding visitation can be found:

Information about bonding someone out of jail can be found here:

To search the Atkinson County sex offender registry:

If you think you have a warrant in Atkinson County, you are urged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 912-422-3611.

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