Richmond Hill, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 12,632 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +81.5%
Males: 6,207  (49.1%)
Females: 6,425  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

31.8 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 31324.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $65,280 (it was $47,061 in 2000)
Richmond Hill:

$65,280
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,888 (it was $18,891 in 2000)

Richmond Hill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $206,707 (it was $96,800 in 2000)
Richmond Hill:

$206,707
GA:

$173,700

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,335.

March 2019 cost of living index in Richmond Hill: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.7%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.6% for Black residents, 44.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.4% for other race residents, 6.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Richmond Hill, GA (2017)
    • 8,08667.2%White alone
    • 1,97716.4%Black alone
    • 1,25610.4%Hispanic
    • 2922.4%Asian alone
    • 2742.3%Two or more races
    • 890.7%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Richmond Hill, Georgia as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Richmond Hill is 534 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Richmond Hill by year

Type

2005

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(22.1)
2
(19.4)
2
(18.0)
1
(8.7)
1
(10.6)
3
(30.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(17.0)
2
(16.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
19
(210.2)
20
(193.7)
6
(54.1)
7
(61.1)
1
(10.6)
4
(41.1)
4
(36.9)
4
(34.0)
6
(47.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(88.5)
15
(145.3)
2
(18.0)
7
(61.1)
10
(106.3)
2
(20.6)
5
(46.1)
14
(119.2)
14
(111.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
26
(287.6)
34
(329.3)
58
(522.7)
27
(235.7)
36
(382.9)
45
(462.4)
39
(359.7)
38
(323.4)
40
(319.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
163
(1,803)
168
(1,627)
279
(2,514)
155
(1,353)
193
(2,053)
183
(1,881)
170
(1,568)
198
(1,685)
178
(1,422)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(243.4)
19
(184.0)
17
(153.2)
6
(52.4)
12
(127.6)
18
(185.0)
9
(83.0)
4
(34.0)
7
(55.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)210.2205.5183.7112.4173.3163.5133.3140.4133.2

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City-data.com crime index in Richmond Hill, GA

Crime rate in Richmond Hill detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 40 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
Georgia average:

2.52
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Richmond Hill, GA City Guides:

Ancestries: American (16.1%), Irish (7.4%), English (6.6%), German (5.8%), European (5.1%), Italian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 20 feet

Land area: 10.1 square miles.

Population density: 1,246 people per square mile   (low).

Richmond Hill, Georgia map

833 residents are foreign born (3.6% Latin America, 1.5% Asia, 1.3% Europe).

This city:

6.9%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,915 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,719 (0.8%)

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 )

Latitude: 31.94 N, Longitude: 81.31 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -915 (-7.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,363 (23.8%)

Area code: 912

Distribution of median household income in Richmond Hill, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Richmond Hill, GA in 2017
Richmond Hill satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2015: 129 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2016: 130 buildings, average cost: $227,900
  • 2017: 146 buildings, average cost: $230,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Richmond Hill, GA residents
Average permit cost in Richmond Hill, GA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Georgia:

3.7%
Historical population in Richmond Hill, GA
Historical housing units in Richmond Hill, GA

Population change in the 1990s: +3,914 (+128.5%).
Most common industries in Richmond Hill, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Richmond Hill, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)

Average climate in Richmond Hill, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Richmond Hill, Georgia average temperatures Richmond Hill, Georgia average precipitation Richmond Hill, Georgia humidity Richmond Hill, Georgia wind speed Richmond Hill, Georgia snowfall Richmond Hill, Georgia sunshine Richmond Hill, Georgia clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.3. This is better than average.

City:

58.3
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.28. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.28
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 25.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.40
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00682. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00682
U.S.:

0.00984

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 Richmond Hill 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 (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 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:

See full list of schools located in Richmond Hill

Points of interest:

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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 US Highway 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

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)
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.

For population 15 years and over in Richmond Hill:

Marital status in Richmond Hill, GA
  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

For population 25 years and over in Richmond Hill:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Georgia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Richmond Hill
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

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
This county:

8.34 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.8%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This 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
Police Protection - Officers 32$111,987$41,9950$0
Other Government Administration 19$58,864$37,17710$2,542
Other and Unallocable 19$58,864$37,1771$1,803
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
Financial Administration 4$12,870$38,6100$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$1,938
Totals for Government 93$296,979$38,32014$6,283

Richmond Hill government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $11,659,000 ($922.97)
    Sewerage: $7,773,000 ($615.34)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,858,000 ($226.25)
    Water Utilities: $2,533,000 ($200.52)
    Sewerage: $1,688,000 ($133.63)
    Regular Highways: $1,490,000 ($117.95)
    Central Staff Services: $934,000 ($73.94)
    Local Fire Protection: $829,000 ($65.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $818,000 ($64.76)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $595,000 ($47.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $504,000 ($39.90)
    Financial Administration: $221,000 ($17.50)
    General - Other: $133,000 ($10.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $127,000 ($10.05)
    Correctional Institutions: $54,000 ($4.27)
    General Public Buildings: $36,000 ($2.85)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $26,000 ($2.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $395,000 ($31.27)
    Police Protection: $197,000 ($15.60)
    Regular Highways: $131,000 ($10.37)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,000 ($0.79)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,264,000 ($258.39)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $305,000 ($24.15)

Richmond Hill government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,619,000 ($207.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $834,000 ($66.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,289,000 ($181.21)
    Other: $1,820,000 ($144.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $749,000 ($59.29)
    Royalties: $56,000 ($4.43)
    Sale of Property: $15,000 ($1.19)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($0.79)
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($0.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,928,000 ($310.96)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $117,000 ($9.26)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($0.55)
    Other: $7,000 ($0.55)
  • Tax - Property: $2,053,000 ($162.52)
    Other Selective Sales: $712,000 ($56.36)
    Public Utilities Sales: $708,000 ($56.05)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $535,000 ($42.35)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $321,000 ($25.41)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $270,000 ($21.37)
    Other License: $269,000 ($21.30)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $75,000 ($5.94)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.08)

Richmond Hill government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,292,000 ($2239.71)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,017,000 ($1267.97)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,017,000 ($1030.48)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $742,000 ($58.74)

Richmond Hill government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,727,000 ($928.36)

14.45% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($59,555 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

14.45%
Georgia average:

9.49%

0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,334 average AGI)
Bryan County:

0.29%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Chatham County, GA  4.04% ($53,286 average AGI)
from Liberty County, GA  0.89% ($47,744)
from Effingham County, GA  0.57% ($49,693)


12.82% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.82%
Georgia average:

9.04%

0.31% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,805 average AGI)
Bryan County:

0.31%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Chatham County, GA  2.95% ($47,966 average AGI)
to Liberty County, GA  0.85% ($36,509)
to Bulloch County, GA  0.67% ($42,326)
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

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 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Richmond Hill fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 407ft / 124mTotal length
  • $38,035,000Total costs
  • 640,090Total average daily traffic
  • 9,031Total average daily truck traffic
  • 865,185Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Richmond Hill, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 91970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 41990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Richmond Hill, GA

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 75. The highest number of reported fires - 135 took place in 2007, and the least - 26 in 2006. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Richmond Hill, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (47.8%), and Structure Fires (31.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Richmond Hill, GA
    • 53747.8%Outside Fires
    • 35431.5%Structure Fires
    • 22820.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 40.4%Other
See full 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
  • Home2 Suites by Hilton Richmond Hill Savannah I 95, 4784 US Hwy 17, Richmond hill, Georgia 31324 , Phone: (912) 445-4480, Fax: (912) 445-4490
All 8 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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Richmond Hill, GA
  • 81.8%Electricity
  • 15.8%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Richmond Hill, GA
  • 92.7%Electricity
  • 6.3%Utility gas
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used


Richmond Hill compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above 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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