Summerville, Georgia Information:

Summerville, Georgia is in Chattooga County, Georgia, a county on the Alabama border. In the 2010 census, Summerville had a population of 4,534 buy 2016 estimates that the population is now 4,360.

In 2017, Summerville ranked #343 of 9,932 of the “Safest Places to Live in America,” and #19 of 373 of the “Safest Places to Live in Georgia.”

Summerville has a livability index of 74 which is considered “very livable.” To compare, the state average livability score is 67 and the national average is 66. The positives about living in Summerville include the sunny weather, the low cost of living, the number of local amenities, and low crime rates; however the town gets a grade of “F’ on the following: education, employment,and housing.

The Mayor of Summerville is Mayor Harry Harvey who has lived in Summerville since 1971. He has been Mayor since 1991. He can be reached by phone at 706-506-1892 or email

Mayor’s Office
120 Georgia Avenue
Summerville, GA 30747

Crime in Summerville, Georgia:

In 2016, the crime index was 45.0 in Summerville, Georgia which is low when you consider that the average in the United States was 256.6. In terms of total crimes, there were 42 reported in Summerville, one being a violent crime while the rest were property crimes. This translates to 942 crimes for every 100,000 residents in the city of Summerville, Georgia which is far below both the state and the national average. The Georgia state average was 3,402 per 100,000 people and the national average was 2,837 for every 100,000 residents.

There are 63 registered sex offenders who reside in Summerville, GA.

Facts about crime in Summerville:

  • In Summerville your chances of being the victim of any crime are 1 in 106;
  • Summerville is safer than 88% of the cities in America;
  • The overall crime rate in Summerville is 67% lower than the national average; and
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Summerville has decreased by 15%.

    Summerville, Georgia Police Address:

    Summerville Police Department
    170 Cox Street
    Summerville, GA 30747

    Other Information about Summerville, Police officers:

    The Chief of Police in Summerville is Chief Stan Mosley who is available at 706-859-0912 Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. or via email at

    In 2016, there were 16 full-time police officers in Summerville, so for every 1,000 residents there were 3.60 officers which is higher than the average in the state of Georgia which has 2.5 officers for every 1,000 residents. Five (5) officers from the Summerville Police force are PoliceOne members.

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    For records pertaining to the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office

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

    The Sheriff of the Catoosa County Sheriff is Sheriff Gary Sisk who is serving his second term as the Sheriff. He can be reached at 706-935-2424 or

    The physical address of the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office
    5842 US-41
    Ringgold, GA 30736

    Catoosa County Sheriff:

    The mailing address of the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office
    P.O. Box 909
    Ringgold, GA 30736

    The Administrator of the Catoosa County Jail is Captain Brian Huckabee who can be reached via email at,

    Catoosa County Jail
    5842 US-41
    Ringgold, GA 30736

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