Richmond Hill, Georgia Information:

Richmond Hill is a city in Bryan County, Georgia and it is part of the Savannah Metropolitan Statistical Area. The 2010 census determined the population of Richmond Hill to be 9,281 but it has grown since then and estimates from the year 2016 show that the population is closer to 12,482.

In 2017, Richmond Hill, Georgia ranked #1,641 out of 15,785 of the “Best Places for Millenials in America,” #3,211 out of 15,393 of the “Most Diverse Places to Live in America,” #3,863 out of 15,783 of the “Best Places to Live in America,” #96 out of 285 of the “Places with the Best Public Schools in Georgia,” #104 out of 449 of the “Best Places to Raise a Family in Georgia,” #111 out of 449 of the “Best Places to Live in Georgia,” and #112 out of 449 of the “Best Places to Buy a House in Georgia.”

The livability index in Richmond HIll, Georgia is 82, higher than the national average of 66 and higher than the average in the state of Georgia of 67.

The Mayor of Richmond HIll is Mayor E. Harold Fowler. Mayor Fowler can be reached at hfowler@richmondhill-ga.gov.

City of Richmond Hill
P.O. Box 250
40 Richard R. Davis Drive
Richmond Hill, GA 31324
912-756-3345

Facebook Page for the Richmond Hill, Georgia Government:

Crime in Richmond Hill, Georgia:

There were 247 total crimes reported in Richmond Hill, Georgia in one year. There were 1,973 total crimes in Richmond Hill for every 100,000 residents. The rate of total crimes in Richmond Hill was 42% lower than the average in the state of Georgia which has 3,402 crimes per 100,000 citizens, and it was 30% lower than the average in the United States with 2,837 crimes per 100,000 people.

If we look only at violent crime (rape, murder, robbery and assault), the city of Richmond Hill has a lower rate as well with 176 violent crimes per 100,000 citizens. This is 56% lower than the average across the state of Georgia which has 398 violent crimes per 100,000 residents, and 55% lower than the national average with 386 violent crimes per 100,000 people.

Property crimes (theft, burglary, and auto theft) are consistent with the early crime rates. Richmond Hill had 1,797 property crimes per 100,000 residents, 40% lower than Georgia’s 3,005 property crimes for every 100,000 people and 27% lower than the national average of 2,451 crimes per 100,000 individuals in America.

In 2016, the crime index in Richmond Hill, Georgia was 133.2, lower than the average crime index in the U.S. of 280.3.

As of January 2018, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Richmond Hill, Georgia, making the ratio of residents to sex offenders 697 to 1. The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents is smaller than the state average.

The overall crime rate in Richmond Hill is 30% lower than the national average and Richmond Hill is safer than 56% of the cities in America. The number of total year over year crimes in Richmond Hill has decreased by 11% and for every 100,000 people there are 5.41 daily crimes in Richmond Hill. Your chances of becoming the victim of any crime in Richmond Hill is 1 in 51.

Richmond Hill, Georgia Police Department Address:

Richmond Hill Police Department
P.O. Box 250
40 Richard R. Davis Drive
Richmond Hill, GA 31324
716-756-5645

Other Information about Richmond Hill Police:

The Chief of Police of the RIchmond HIll Police Department is Chief Raymond “Mitch” Shores.

Facebook Page for the Richmond Hill Police Department:

In 2016, there were 39 full-time law enforcement employees, 32 of whom were police officers. In Richmond Hill at that time there were 2.56 officers for every 1,000 residents, a higher number than we find on average in Georgia where it is usually 2.50 officers per 1,000 residents.

Open Records Request in Richmond Hill, Georgia

Requests for records from Richmond Hill, Georgia should be directed to the City Clerk. Dawne Greene. Take a copy of the Open Records Request Form, found here,

to:

City Clerk
40 Richard R. Davis Drive
P.O. Box 250
Richmond Hill, GA 31324
912-756-3345

For probate or vital records, please call the Probate Court in Richmond Hill at 912-756-8559

For records from Bryan County, contact the Clerk of Superior Court, Rebecca C. Growe, at
Becky.Growe@bryan.gsccca.org.

County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Richmond Hill, Georgia:

The Sheriff of Bryan County, Georgia is Sheriff Clyde R. Smith. Sheriff Smith can be found at the Sheriff’s Office:

Bryan County Sheriff’s Office
95 Sgt. W. Crape Drive
Pembroke, GA 31321
912-653-3800 – North
912-756-2181 – South

Bryan County Detention Center
95 Sgt. W. Crape Drive
Pembroke, GA 31321
912-653-5248

For current inmate roster:

For inmate information you can call 912-653-5245

According to the Georgia Department of Corrections website, there is also a facility in Bryan County run by the GDC.

Bryan County Jail
95 Public Safety Way
Pembroke, GA 31321
912-653-3800

For information on how to get money to an inmate:

For information about phone costs from and for your inmate:

For information about sending packages into a GDC facility:

For information about visiting an inmate in the Bryan County Jail:

To see who contacted an offender while they were in the Bryan County Jail, or any GDC facility:

If you have questions or concerns, you should speak to the Ombudsman at 478-992-5358, or:

Most Wanted in Savannah Metropolitan Area (including Bryan County and Richmond Hill, GA):

If you are concerned that you may have a warrant, you should call the Bryan County Sheriff’s Office at 912-653-3800.

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