Richland, Georgia Information:

Richland is a city in eastern Stewart County, Georgia, a county on the Georgia/Alabama border. In 2010, the population of Richland was 1,473 but estimates from 2016 show that the population of the town has decreased, to 1,411. Stewart County is the poorest county in the state of Georgia.

The livability index in Richland is 64, lower than the Georgia state average of 67 and the national average of 66. The factors that make up the livability index are independently graded. In Richland, the grades are: “A” for cost of living and weather, “B” for crime, “C” for amenities, and “F” grades on education, employment and housing.

The Mayor of Richland is Adolph McLendon.

Richland City Hall
390 Broad Street
Richland, GA 31825
229-887-3323

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Crime in Richland, Georgia:

There were an estimated 2,113 total crimes per 100,000 people in Richland. This is lower than both the Georgia state average and the national average. The average across Georgia was 3,402 crimes per 100,000 residents and the average in the U.S. was 2,837 crimes for every 100,000 people. If we separate them into violent crimes and property crimes we can see similar results.

For violent crimes (rape, murder, assault, and robbery) there were an estimated 247 crimes per 100,000 individuals in Richland. The state average in Georgia is 398 for every 100,000 people and the average in America is 386 crimes per 100,000 residents. Property crimes occurred at the rate of 1,865 per 100,000 residents in Richland, a rate higher than the state average of 3,005 per 100,000 individuals or the national average of 2,451 crimes for every 100,000 citizens.

As of January 2018, there were seven (7) registered sex offenders living in Richland, Georgia.

Richland, Georgia Police Department Address:

Richland Police Department
156 Wall Street
Richland, GA 31825
229-887-3530

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

The Sheriff of Stewart County Georgia is Sheriff Larry Jones. Sheriff Jones was first elected Sheriff in 1997 and is the first African-American Sheriff in the county’s history.

Stewart County Sheriff’s Office
1980 Broad Street
P.O. Box 817
Lumpkin, GA 31815
229-838-4393

The Stewart County Jail is run by the U.S. Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, ICE.

Stewart County Detention Center
Atlanta Field Office
146 CCA Road
Lumpkin, GA 31815
229-838-5000

If you are concerned you may have a warrant in Stewart County, you should contact the Sheriff’s Office at 229-838-4393.

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