Information about St. Marys, Georgia:

St. Marys is a city in Camden County, Georgia. The city is in the southern part of Camden County and is on the border of Florida and the Atlantic Ocean. St Marys is the gateway to Cumberland Island National Seashore, which is the largest barrier island in the state of Georgia. In 2010, the census stated that the population of St. Marys was 17,121. 2016 estimates have put the population higher, at 18,008.

In 2017, St. Marys ranked #17 of 285 of the “Best Public Schools in Georgia,” #68 of 449 of the “Best Places to Raise a Family in Georgia.”

St. Marys has a livability index of 74 which is higher than the Georgia score of 67 and the national score of 66. While St. Marys gets high scores on both amenities and education, it gets poor scores on employment, crime, and housing.

The Mayor of St. Marys is John F. Morrissey who can be reached at 912-510-4041 or via email at John.Morrissey@stmarysga.gov.

City of St. Marys
City Hall
418 Osborne Street
St. Marys, GA 31558

Crime in St. Marys, Georgia:

The crime index in St. Marys is 236.0 while the U.S. average was 287.4. Crime is a serious problem in St. Marys, with the number of crimes per 100,000 people 3,346, which is lower than the state average of 3,402, yet higher than the national average of 2,837 per 100,000. This trend is the same regarding property crimes. The rates of property crimes in St. Marys are an estimated 2,954 for every 100,000 people, lower than the average in the state of Georgia of 3,005 per 100,000 and higher than the average in the U.S. of 386 per 100,000 persons.

This trend is different when it comes to violent crimes in St. Marys. There were an estimated 391 violent crimes per 100,000 people in St. Marys which is lower than the average in the state of Georgia of 398 for every 100,000 individuals yet higher than the average in America of 386 for every 100,000 residents.

The crime rate overall in St. Marys is 18% higher than the average in the nation, and St. Marys is safer than only 18% of cities in the United States. For every 100,000 people there are 9.17 crimes each day in St. Marys and your chances of being a victim of any crime are 1 in 30 in St. Marys, Georgia. The good news is that the number of total year over year crimes hasn’t changed.

St. Marys, Georgia Police Address:

St. Marys Police Department
563 Point Peter Drive
St. Marys, GA 31558
912-882-4488

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The Chief of Police of the St. Marys Police Department is Chief Tim Hatch who can be reached at Tim.Hatch@stmarysga.gov.

In 2016, there were 33 full-time law enforcement officers in St. Marys, 30 of whom are police officers. That means that St. Marys employs 1.66 police officers for every 1,000 residents which is lower than the average in the state of Georgia of 2.50.

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County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in St. Marys, Georgia:

The Sheriff of Camden County, Georgia is Sheriff Jim Proctor who can be reached at 912-510-5100 or by email at Sheriff@co.camden.ga.us.

The physical address of the Camden County Sheriff’s Office
Camden County Georgia Sheriff’s Office
209 E. 4th Street
Woodbine, GA 31569
912-510-5100

The mailing address of the Camden County Sheriff’s Office
Camden County Georgia Sheriff’s Office
P.O. Box 699
Woodbine GA 31569
912-512-5100

Camden County Detention Facility
209 E. 4th Street
Woodbine, GA 31569
Phone number during business hours: 912-510-5114
Phone number after 5 p.m.:912-510-5100

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