Rutledge, Georgia Information:

Rutledge, Georgia is a city in the eastern part of Morgan County, Georgia. In the 2010 census, the population of Rutledge was 781, but 2016 estimates show that the population has increased to 800 people.

Rutledge’s livability score is 67, the same as the average in the state of Georgia and higher than the U.S. average of 66. If we use letter grades to evaluate the factors of living in Rutledge, it would get an “A” in weather; a “C” grade in cost of living, amenities, and employment; and “D” grades in crime, housing and education.

The Mayor of Rutledge, Georgia is Mayor Spencer H. Knight. Mayor Knight can be reached at 706-557-2223 or by email at

Rutledge City Hall
112 Martha Lane
Rutledge, GA 30663

Crime in Rutledge, Georgia:

There were an estimated 3,182 total crimes for every 100,000 citizens in Rutledge, Georgia. This is lower than the rate in the state of Georgia, which had 3,402 total crimes per 100,000 people, but higher than the average in America of 2,837 crimes for every 100,000 people. The violent crime rate was 372 violent crimes per 100,000 residents which is lower than both the state average, at 398 violent crimes per 100,000 people, and the national average of 386 violent crimes for every 100,000 citizens.

The property crime rate was an estimated 2,809 crimes for every 100,000 citizens. This rate is lower than the Georgia average of 3,005 property crimes per 100,000 citizens, but higher than the American average of 2,451 crimes per 100,000 people.

As of January 2018, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Rutledge, Georgia.

Rutledge, Georgia Police Department Address:

Rutledge Police Department
112 Martha Lane
Rutledge, GA 30663

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The Sheriff of Morgan County, Georgia is Sheriff Robert S. Markey. Sheriff Markey has been the Sheriff of Morgan County since 2000. He can be reached at 706-342-1507 or by email

Morgan County Sheriff’s Office
1380 Monticello Road
Madison, GA 30650

The Morgan County Detention Center is run by the Georgia Department of Corrections.

Morgan County Detention Center
1380 Monticello Road
Madison, GA 30650

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