Rincon, Georgia Information:

Rincon is in Effingham County, Georgia and is part of the Savannah Metropolitan Statistical Area. In 2010, the population of Rincon was 8,836 but it is believed that the population has grown to at least 9,935.

In 2017, Rincon ranked 4,460 out of 15,739 of the “Best Places to Buy a House in America,” #83 out of 285 of “Places with the Best Public Schools in Georgia,” #97 out of 449 of the “Best Places to Buy a House in Georgia,” and #139 out of 449 of the “Best Places to Raise a Family in Georgia.”

Rincon has a livability index of 76, higher than the state average of 67 and the national average of 66.

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The Mayor of Rincon, Georgia is Ken Lee. Mayor Lee’s email address is klee@cityofrincon.com.

Rincon City Hall
302 S. Columbus Ave
Rincon, GA 31326
912-876-5745

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Crime in Rincon, Georgia:

There were 359 total crimes reported in Rincon, Georgia. This means that for every 100,000 residents there were 3,580 crimes committed in Rincon. This number is 5% higher than the average in the state of Georgia, with 3,402 total crimes per 100,000 individuals, and 26% higher than the national average of 2,837 crimes per 100,000 people.

Regarding violent crimes (rape, murder, assault, and robbery), there were 279 crimes per 100,000 individuals in Rincon. This rate is 30% lower than the Georgia average of 398 crimes per 100,000 people, and 26% lower than the national average of 386 crimes for every 100,000 citizens in America. Property crimes (theft, auto theft, and burglary) occur at a rate of 3,300 per 100,000 people in Rincon. The rate in Rincon is 10% higher than the Georgia average of 3,005 crimes per 100,000 people and 35% higher than the national average of 2,837 crimes per 100,000 people nationally.

The crime index in Rincon in 2016 was 224.9, lower than the national average of 283.7.

As of January 2018, there were 32 registered sex offenders living in Rincon, Georgia.

Rincon, Georgia Police Department Address:

Rincon Police Department
101 W. 17th Street
Rincon, GA 31326
912-856-5200

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The Chief of Police in Rincon, Georgia is Chief Phillip Scholl. Chief Scholl began working for the Rincon Police Department in 2008 and became Chief of Police in 2012.

In 2012, there were 15 police officers in Rincon, Georgia, meaning that there were 1.67 officers for every 1,000 residents in Rincon. This is below the state average of 2.77 officers for every 1,000 residents.

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

The Sheriff of Effingham County, Georgia is Sheriff Jimmy McDuffie.

Effingham County Sheriff’s Office
130 W. 1st Street Extension
Springfield, GA 31329
912-754-3449

Effingham County Jail
130 W. 1st Street Extension
Springfield, GA 31329
912-754-9715

Lieutenant Derick Seckinger is the Assistant Jail Administrator. He can be reached at dseckinger@effinghamcounty.org.

Address to use when sending mail to inmates:

Inmate’s Name Here: _____________
c/o Effingham County Jail
P. O. Box 1015
Springfield, GA 31329-1015

For information about the Effingham County Jail that is provided by Effingham County:

If you are concerned that you may have a warrant in Effingham County, you should contact the warrant division of the Effingham Sheriff’s Office by email. rwallace@effinghamcounty.org or jmcduffie@effinghamcounty.org, or in person:

Warrants Division
130 W First Street Extension
Springfield, GA 31329
912-754-3449

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