Richmond Hill, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 11,229 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +61.4%
Males: 4,978  (44.3%)
Females: 6,251  (55.7%)
Median resident age:  33.3 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31324.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,486 (it was $47,061 in 2000)
Richmond Hill:

$61,486
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,989 (it was $18,891 in 2000)

Richmond Hill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $161,722 (it was $96,800 in 2000)
Richmond Hill:

$161,722
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,142.

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  • Races in Richmond Hill, GA (2010)

    Richmond Hill races chart
    • 6,48369.9%White alone
    • 1,53016.5%Black alone
    • 6947.5%Hispanic
    • 2592.8%Asian alone
    • 2492.7%Two or more races
    • 320.3%Other race alone
    • 230.2%American Indian alone
    • 110.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Richmond Hill detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Richmond Hill: 94.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Richmond Hill, GA City Guides:

Ancestries: German (13.1%), Irish (11.0%), United States (9.1%), English (8.2%), French (2.8%), West Indian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 20 feet

Land area: 10.1 square miles.

Population density: 1,108 people per square mile   (low).

Richmond Hill,GA real estate house value index trend

Richmond Hill, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Richmond Hill:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richmond Hill city:

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

657 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.7% Asia, 1.0% Europe, 1.0% Africa).

This city:

6.4%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Richmond Hill, Georgia as of December 06, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Richmond Hill to the number of sex offenders is 653 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,383 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $847 (0.5%)

Richmond Hill satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (14.6 miles , pop. 131,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (113.8 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (655.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Georgetown, GA (2.4 miles ), Pooler-Burroughs, GA (3.1 miles ), Midway, GA (3.3 miles ), Vernonburg, GA (3.4 miles) , Pooler, GA (3.5 miles ), Montgomery, GA (3.5 miles ), Bloomingdale, GA (3.6 miles ), Garden City, GA (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 53 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 1998: 52 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 1999: 61 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 2000: 121 buildings, average cost: $153,600
  • 2001: 176 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 2002: 216 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2003: 228 buildings, average cost: $124,100
  • 2004: 176 buildings, average cost: $176,700
  • 2005: 204 buildings, average cost: $199,600
  • 2006: 234 buildings, average cost: $177,000
  • 2007: 136 buildings, average cost: $192,000
  • 2008: 147 buildings, average cost: $162,600
  • 2009: 133 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2010: 106 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2011: 115 buildings, average cost: $184,400
  • 2012: 99 buildings, average cost: $174,200
  • 2013: 103 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 2014: 153 buildings, average cost: $155,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.94 N, Longitude: 81.31 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,321 (-12.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 753 (14.2%)

Area code: 912

Richmond Hill household income distribution Richmond Hill home values distribution

Crime rates in Richmond Hill by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2011 2012
Murders 0000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.010.60.0
Rapes 0322213
per 100,000 0.038.523.822.119.410.630.8
Robberies 3912192014
per 100,000 41.2115.4142.8210.2193.710.641.1
Assaults 589815102
per 100,000 68.7102.6107.188.5145.3106.320.6
Burglaries 50373526343645
per 100,000 687.2474.5416.5287.6329.3382.9462.4
Thefts 160170110163168193183
per 100,000 2,199.02,180.31,308.91,803.11,627.32,052.51,880.6
Auto thefts 17211422191218
per 100,000 233.6269.3166.6243.4184.0127.6185.0
Arson 0000N/A00
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0N/A0.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 300.2) 190.6240.2187.7221.5216.6182.7172.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Richmond Hill detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 39 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
Georgia average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3,914 (+128.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Work and jobs in Richmond Hill: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Richmond Hill, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Richmond Hill-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.5 miles away from the Richmond Hill city center injured 9 people and caused $13 million in damages.

On 4/9/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 17 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Richmond Hill-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 150.1 miles away from Richmond Hill center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 103.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 100.8 miles away from Richmond Hill center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bryan County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Richmond Hill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Richmond Hill:

  • BRYAN COUNTY HLTH AND REHAB CTR (127 CARTER ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Richmond Hill:

  • CHARLTON VISITING NURSES SERVICES- GREATER SAVAN (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; POOLER, GA)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB - ABERCORN (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SAVANNAH, GA)
  • ST JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL - SAVANNAH Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; SAVANNAH, GA)
  • ST JOSEPH'S HOSP TRANS CARE UN (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SAVANNAH, GA)
  • ABERCORN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; SAVANNAH, GA)
  • UNIHEALTH POST-ACUTE CARE - SAVANNAH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SAVANNAH, GA)
  • PLACE AT POOLER, THE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; POOLER, GA)

Amtrak station near Richmond Hill:

  • 14 miles: SAVANNAH (2611 SEABOARD COAST LINE DR.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richmond Hill:

  • Armstrong Atlantic State University (about 10 miles; Savannah, GA; Full-time enrollment: 6,399)
  • South University–Savannah Online (about 13 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 13,512)
  • Savannah Technical College (about 14 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 3,677)
  • Savannah State University (about 16 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 4,193)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 16 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 9,964)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 44 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)
  • College of Coastal Georgia (about 57 miles; Brunswick, GA; FT enrollment: 2,447)

Public high school in Richmond Hill:

Public elementary/middle schools in Richmond Hill:

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Notable locations in Richmond Hill: Elbow Swamp Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Richmond Hill Plantation (B), Richmond Hill Fire Department Station 1 (C), Richmond Hill City Hall (D), Richmond Hill City Jail (E), Richmond Hill Public Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Richmond Hill include: Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church (A), Richmond Hill Church of Christ (B), First Baptist Church of Richmond (C), Calvary Holy Church of God (D), Richmond Hill Church (E), Saint Annes Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bethlehem Cemetery (1), Cherry Hill Cemetery (2), Richmond Hill Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Sterling Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Econo Lodge (Po Box 47), Hampton Inn (Highway 17), Days Inn Oglethorpe Mall (114 Mall Boulevard), Comfort Suites Savannah I-95 South (4601 Highway 17), A-1 Motel (2940 USHighway 17), Hampton Inn Savannah-I-95/Richmond Hill (4679 Highway 17 (EXIT 87)).

Bryan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 58.1. This is better than average.

City:

58.1
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.07. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.07
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.08
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00199. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00199
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.6%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.7% for Black residents, 4.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  75.3%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
98 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
62 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Richmond Hill (2011 data):

  • Bryan Bank & Trust: at 9971 Ford Avenue, branch established on 1989/12/27; Hwy 17 Branch at 3700 Us Highway 17, branch established on 2008/07/31. Info updated 2011/06/14: Bank assets: $239.6 mil, Deposits: $215.5 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Savannah Bancorp, Inc., The
  • The Heritage Bank: Ford Avenue Branch at 9701 Ford Avenue, branch established on 1999/09/23. Info updated 2009/07/27: Bank assets: $865.2 mil, Deposits: $792.7 mil, headquarters in Hinesville, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Liberty Shares, Inc.
  • First Bank of Coastal Georgia: Richmond Hill Branch at 9720 Ford Avenue, branch established on 1972/01/17. Info updated 2007/03/23: Bank assets: $126.7 mil, Deposits: $103.6 mil, headquarters in Pembroke, GA, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Putnam-Greene Financial Corporation
  • Southeastern Bank: Richmond Hill Branch at 2004 Highway 17, branch established on 2001/04/09. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $416.6 mil, Deposits: $371.1 mil, headquarters in Darien, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Southeastern Banking Corporation
  • First Chatham Bank: Richmond Hill Branch at 9943 Ford Avenue, branch established on 2006/11/13. Info updated 2007/11/13: Bank assets: $521.5 mil, Deposits: $430.7 mil, headquarters in Savannah, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Fcb Financial Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Georgia average:

12.6

Richmond Hill travel time to work - commute Richmond Hill mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Richmond Hill city (based on Bryan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,85722
Mainline Protestant2,6136
Catholic2,0302
Black Protestant6113
Other102
None18,112-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Bryan County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Bryan County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Bryan County:

4.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

8.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Bryan County:

27.8%
Georgia:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Richmond Hill:

52.9%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

54.6%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Richmond Hill:

28.5
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Richmond Hill:

19.7%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.7%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Richmond Hill:

34.7%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

61.6%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.6%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Richmond Hill, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$12,870$38,6100$0
Other Government Administration 19$58,864$37,17710$2,542
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$1,938
Police Protection - Officers 32$111,987$41,9950$0
Firefighters 9$26,076$34,7680$0
Parks and Recreation 5$11,488$27,5710$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 5$16,830$40,3920$0
Other and Unallocable 19$58,864$37,1771$1,803
Totals for Government 93$296,979$38,32014$6,283

Richmond Hill government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $800,000 ($71.24)
    Sewerage: $533,000 ($47.47)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,144,000 ($190.93)
    Water Utilities: $1,152,000 ($102.59)
    Regular Highways: $924,000 ($82.29)
    Local Fire Protection: $906,000 ($80.68)
    Sewerage: $789,000 ($70.26)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $582,000 ($51.83)
    Central Staff Services: $547,000 ($48.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $504,000 ($44.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $469,000 ($41.77)
    General - Other: $94,000 ($8.37)
    Financial Administration: $56,000 ($4.99)
    General Public Buildings: $36,000 ($3.21)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $34,000 ($3.03)
    Correctional Institutions: $8,000 ($0.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $66,000 ($5.88)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $11,000 ($0.98)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $146,000 ($13.00)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($0.53)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($0.36)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,661,000 ($236.98)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $142,000 ($12.65)

Richmond Hill government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $731,000 ($65.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $260,000 ($23.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $46,000 ($4.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,358,000 ($120.94)
    All Other: $899,000 ($80.06)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,016,000 ($90.48)
    Fines and Forfeits: $581,000 ($51.74)
    Rents: $6,000 ($0.53)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($0.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,096,000 ($97.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $73,000 ($6.50)
    Public Welfare: $32,000 ($2.85)
  • Tax - Property: $2,035,000 ($181.23)
    Other Selective Sales: $990,000 ($88.16)
    Public Utilities Sales: $443,000 ($39.45)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $342,000 ($30.46)
    Other License: $333,000 ($29.66)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $226,000 ($20.13)
    NEC: $4,000 ($0.36)

Richmond Hill government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,873,000 ($523.02)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,879,000 ($434.50)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,341,000 ($119.42)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $347,000 ($30.90)

Richmond Hill government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,441,000 ($662.66)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $76,000 ($6.77)

13.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,602 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.28%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.43% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,291 average AGI)
Bryan County:

0.43%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chatham County, GA  3.23% ($34,241 average AGI)
from Liberty County, GA  0.97% ($34,036)
from Effingham County, GA  0.65% ($35,892)


11.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,396 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.93%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.27% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,055 average AGI)
Bryan County:

0.27%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chatham County, GA  3.51% ($32,569 average AGI)
to Liberty County, GA  0.81% ($27,077)
to Bulloch County, GA  0.58% ($21,292)

Strongest AM radio stations in Richmond Hill:

  • WBMQ (630 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTKS (1290 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJLG (900 AM; 4 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WSOK (1230 AM; 1 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WCGA (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WOODBINE, GA; Owner: COX BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richmond Hill:

  • WQBT (94.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZAT (102.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAEV (97.3 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJCL-FM (96.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEAS-FM (93.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSVH (91.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WIXV (95.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRHQ (105.3 FM; RICHMOND HILL, GA; Owner: THOROUGHBRED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYFS (89.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLVH (101.1 FM; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGCO (98.3 FM; MIDWAY, GA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSKX (92.3 FM; HINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WLXP (88.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CHRISTIAN MULTIMEDIA NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGZR (106.9 FM; BLUFFTON, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFXH-FM (106.1 FM; HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLFS (91.9 FM; PORT WENTWORTH, GA; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC)
  • W201AU (88.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WLOW (107.9 FM; PORT ROYAL, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WYKZ (98.7 FM; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLPT (88.3 FM; JESUP, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Richmond Hill:

  • WTOC-TV (Channel 11; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSAV-TV (Channel 3; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTGS (Channel 28; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: BLUENOSE BROADCASTING OF SAVANNAH LLC)
  • WJCL (Channel 22; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SAVANNAH LICENSE LLC)
  • WGSA-CA (Channel 50; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WHDS-LP (Channel 32; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: BROADCAST CORP. OF AMERICA)
  • WVAN-TV (Channel 9; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WXSX-LP (Channel 13; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W55AW (Channel 55; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • W57CT (Channel 57; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W39BV (Channel 39; HINESVILLE-RICHMOND, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
Richmond Hill fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Richmond Hill fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 52m171ftTotal length
  • $11,952,000Total costs
  • 265,740Total average daily traffic
  • 2,655Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 51960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Richmond Hill, GA

Drinking water stations with addresses in Richmond Hill that have no violations reported:

  • BRIARCREST SUBDIVISION (Address: 175 Cedar Street , Population served: 195, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 26
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Richmond Hill

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Richmond Hill, GA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Richmond Hill, Georgia:

  • Quality Inn, 4300 Coastal Hwy 17, Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324 , Phone: (912) 756-3351, Fax: (912) 756-3647
  • Days Inn Richmond Hill, 3926 Hwy 17, Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324 , Phone: (912) 756-3371
  • Hampton Inn, 4679 Hwy 17, Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324 , Phone: (912) 756-2272, Fax: (912) 756-3332
  • Holiday Inn Express Savannah South I-95 / Richmond Hill, 4601 Us Hwy 17, Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324 , Phone: (912) 756-6668, Fax: (912) 756-9897
  • Best Western Richmond Hill Inn, 4564 Us Hwy 17, Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324 , Phone: (912) 756-7070, Fax: (912) 756-7078
  • Knights Inn Richmond Hill, 4494 Hwy 17, Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324 , Phone: (912) 756-3376, Fax: (912) 756-4633
  • Super 8, 4494 US Hwy 17, Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324 , Phone: (912) 756-3376, Fax: (912) 756-4633
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Richmond Hill, Georgia
Most common first names in Richmond Hill, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4774.2 years
William3977.3 years
John3872.9 years
Mary3475.1 years
Robert3068.1 years
Charles1973.5 years
George1874.0 years
Joseph1774.1 years
Thomas1672.8 years
Edward1569.6 years
Most common last names in Richmond Hill, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4775.2 years
Davis2782.0 years
Clark2369.3 years
Brown2276.1 years
Jones2075.3 years
Shuman1877.7 years
Gill1680.6 years
Williams1364.1 years
Rushing1377.9 years
Phillips1277.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (89%)
  • Utility gas (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Richmond Hill, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Jones New York1
Ace Hardware1KFC1
Advance Auto Parts1Kroger1
Arby's1McDonald's3
AutoZone1Motel 61
Best Western1Popeyes1
Blockbuster1Publix Super Markets1
CVS1Quality1
Comfort Suites1Starbucks1
Curves1Subway2
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1Travelodge1
Econo Lodge1U-Haul2
FedEx3UPS5
H&R Block1Waffle House2
Hardee's1Walgreens1
Hilton1YMCA1

Richmond Hill compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Richmond Hill on our top lists:

  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married females and males (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 females never married)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
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