Walthourville, Georgia Information

Walthourville, Georgia is a city of 4,111 residents as of the 2010 census, but it is believed that the population has decreased to less than 4,000 as of 2016. Walthourville, Georgia is in Liberty County, Georgia in the center of the state which touches the Atlantic Coast. Walthourville, Georgia is part of the Hinesville-Fort Stewart metropolitan statistical area.

In 2016, the crime index in Walthourville, Georgia was 204.7 which was lower than the national average of 238.5. The crime index in 2016 in Walthourville, Georgia was lower than it had been in 2013 and 2014. In terms of total crime, the rate in Walthourville was 2,527 for every 100,000 people. This is lower than the Georgia average of 3,402 per 100,000 residents and the national average of 2,837 per 100,000 residents.

However, the violent crime rate is 455 per 100,000 people in Walthourville, Georgia, which is high when you compare it to the state average of 398 for every 100,000 residents and even the US average of 386 violent crimes per 100,000 residents. The property crime rate is actually lower in Walthourville, Georgia than both the state and national average. Walthourville has 2,072 property crimes per 100,000 people, the Georgia state average is 3,005 for every 100,000 people and the average in the nation is 2,451 per 100,000 people.

As of December 2017, there were five registered sex offenders who called Walthourville, Georgia home, making the ratio of number of residents in Walthourville to the number of registered sex offenders 845 to 1. This ratio means that the number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents is less than the state average.

Quick facts about Walthourville crime:

  • Walthourville is safer than 27% of the cities in the United States;
  • Your chances of being the victim of any crime in Walthourville are 1 in 40; and
  • The overall crime rate in Walthourville, Georgia is 11% below the national average.

    The Mayor of Walthourville, Georgia is Daisy Pray who has been serving since 2008. She can be reached by phone at: 912-610-3442 from Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    The address of the City Hall is:
    222 Busbee Road
    P.O. Box K
    Walthourville, Georgia 31333
    912-368-7501 or 912-368-2803

    Walthourville, Georgia Police Address:

    The Chief of Police of Walthourville, Georgia has been Bernie Quarterman since 2014.

    However, in November of 2017, Chief Quarterman was suspended with pay.

    The physical address for the Walthourville Police Department is:
    192 Talmadge Road B
    Walthourville, GA 31333
    912-368-6525

    The website for the Walthourville Georgia Police Department is:

    Walthourville Police Department Additional Information:

    In 2016, there were six full-time law enforcement employees in Walthourville, including five officers. The average in Georgia is 2.50 officers for every 1,000 residents; however, in Walthourville the average was 1.26 officers per 1,000 residents.

    Open Records Request in Walthourville, Georgia

    If you are searching for Open Records in Liberty County, you should contact:
    Linda Dixon Thompson
    Clerk and Court Administrator
    Liberty County Superior Court, State Court, Juvenile Court, and Magistrate Court at:

    Liberty County Justice Center
    201 South Main Street
    Suite 1200
    Hinesville, Georgia 31313
    912-876-3825
    Email address:
    linda.thompson@libertycountyga.com.

    Here is the website:

    For open records requests from the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office, you should contact Major Dennis Davis at phone number: 912-876-4555.

    County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Walthourville, Georgia

    The Sheriff of Liberty County, Georgia is Sheriff Steve C. Sikes who has been Sheriff since December 2010. To contact Sheriff Sikes you can call 912-876-2131.
    The Liberty County, Georgia Sheriff’s Office is at:
    201 South Main Street
    Suite 1300
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    912-876-2131 – Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    If you are concerned that you may have a warrant in Liberty County, Georgia, you can contact Captain Keith Jenkins at 912-408-3106. Additionally, you can go to this website:

    The Liberty County Jail can be found at:
    180 Paul Sikes Drive
    Hinesville, GA 31313
    912-876-6411 Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., except holidays.
    After 5:00 p.m. and on major holidays you can contact the booking for information at 912-369-9271.

    The Jail Administrator is Major Jeff Hein who can be reached by phone at: 912-876-6411.

    For information regarding the jail, visitation, rules for visitation, getting money to an inmate or how to communicate with an inmate, you should go to this website:

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