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Upcoming Chamber Events

 

August 27

RHBC Chamber Ambassador Meeting

8:30 a.m. 

RHBC Chamber Office

2591 Hwy 17, Suite 100

Richmond Hill, GA 31324

 

August 27

RIBBON CUTTING & OPEN HOUSE

Coldwell Banker Platinum Partners

4-6 p.m.

Fish Tales

10384 Ford Avenue

Richmond Hill, GA 31324

 

September 3

RHBC Chamber's

30th Anniversary Celebration

6-9 p.m.

Fish Tales

3203 Fort McAllister Road

Richmond Hill, GA 31324

 

September 7

LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

Chamber Office CLOSED

Re-Open Tuesday, Sept. 8th at 9 a.m.

 

September 9

LUNCH & LEARN

How to Read a Balance Sheet

Presented by: Neville Stein,

Stein Accounting CPA

RHBC Chamber Office

2591 Highway 17, Suite 100

Richmond Hill, GA 31324

 

September 15

Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival

MANDATORY FOOD VENDOR MEETING

6 p.m.

Wetlands Center

240 Cedar Street (in JF Gregory Park)

Richmond Hill, GA 31324

 

September 17

BUSINESS AFTER HOURS

Hosted by:

AmerisBank

5:30 - 7 p.m.

10425 Ford Avenue

Richmond Hill, GA 31324

 

September 22

New Member Orientation Breakfast

Sponsored by:

Point University

8:30 - 10:00 a.m.

Bubba's Bistro

2457 Highway 17

Richmond Hill, GA 31324

Richmond Hill Bryan County Community Profile

Community Profile

The RHBC Chamber of Commerce is please to present you with our Quaility of Life and Membership Directory magazine - one of the best available resources to better acquaint you with Richmond Hill and Bryan County, Georgia.

Facts at your Fingertips

BRYAN COUNTY, GEORGIA

Founded in 1793
County Seat: Pembroke, Georgia

Geography

Bryan County454 square miles
Richmond Hill14.58 square miles
Pembroke8 square miles
Elevation14'
Interstate 951.3
Interstate 1613.7
US Coastal Highway 170

Population

Bryan County29,648
Richmond Hill14,508
Pembroke5,782

Land/Water Area

Richmond Hill130.3 square miles (land area)
Pembroke141.2 square miles (land area)
Richmond Hill0.2 square miles (water area)
Pembroke0.3 square miles (water area)

Labor Force

Richmond HillUnemployment 1.5%
PembrokeUnemployed 2.9%

Income

Richmond Hill, Median HH Income$59,190
Pembroke, Median HH Income$36,103

Distance to Major Cities:

Savannah13 miles
Macon167 miles
Atlanta250 miles
Hilton Head, South Carolina59 miles
Charelston, South Carolina121 miles
Jacksonville, Florida120 miles

 Savannah Port Authority

Port Authority20.3 miles

 Air Transportation

Savannah/Hilton Head International17.3 miles
Runway Length9351 x 150ft/2850 x 46m (longest)
Runway SurfaceGrooved Concrete
Hinesville Airport36.6 miles
Runway Length3698 x 75
Runway SurfacePaved

 Military Installations

Ft. Stewart25 miles
Hunter Army Airfield13.7 miles

 Climate

Average Annual Temperature78 degrees
January AverageHigh 60, Low 38
July AverageHigh 92, Low 72
Annual Rainfall49.58"
Annual SnowfallNone
Prevailing Wind DirectionNW

 Government

Richmond HillMayor and City Council
PembrokeMayor and City Council
Bryan CountyBoard of Commisioners

 Taxes (Please visit the following websites)

City of Richmond Hill: www.richmondhill-ga.gov
City of Pembroke: www.pembrokega.net
Bryan County Tax Assessors Office: www.bryantaxassessors.org

 Medical Hospitals

Memorial Helath University (Savannah)530 beds, Tertiary Care, Level 1 Trauma
St. Joseph's Hospital (Savannah)350 beds
Candler Hospital (Savannah)331 beds

Schools

Education (Primary-High School) Colleges & Universities within 25 miles
Lanier PrimarySavannah College of Art & Design
Bryan County ElementarySavannah State University
Bryan County Middle SchoolArmstrong Atlantic State University
Bryan County High SchoolSavannah Technical College
Richmond Hill Primary SchoolBrewton-Parker College
Richmond Hill Elementary SchoolStrayer University
Richmond Hill Middle SchoolStrayer University
George Washington Carver ElementaryUniversity of Phoenix
Montessori SchoolGeorgia Southern University (60 miles)
The Ford Company 

 Attractions and Mueseums

  • Fort McAllister Stae Park
  • Richmond Hill Historical Museum
  • J.F. Gregory Park
  • Historical Moments
  • Tour of Homes

Major Annual Events

Chamber Annual Meeting & DinnerJanuary
Rotary Club of Richmond Hill Annual FundraiserFebruary
Annual Easter ExtravaganzaApril
Annual Business & Consumer ExpoApril
Georgia Cities WeekApril
Relay for LifeApril
Memorial Day ProgramMay
Chamber Golf TournamentJune
Ol'Time Fashion Family FestivalJuly
July Fourth CelebrationJuly
Labor Day Program at Fort McAllisterSeptember
Annual Pumpkin PatchOctober
Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival3rd Weekend in October
Candle Lantern Tour at Fort McAllisterOctober
Veterans Day ObservanceNovember
Annual Methodist BBQNovember
Annual Chili Cook-OffDecember
Annual Hometown Christmas ParadeDecember
Christmas on the Ogeechee Boat ParadeDecember
Winter Muster, Battle and Candle Lantern TourDecember

 Recreational Facilities

  • Ft. McAllister State Park
  • Richmond Hill Recreation Center
  • Richmond Hill Teen Center
  • Pembroke Community Center
  • J.F. Gregory Park
  • D. Henderson Memorial Park
  • YMCA
  • Richmond Hill Area Tennis Association
  • Public Libraries (2)
  • Public Gold Courses (2)

Banking Institutions

Richmond Hill: 6
Pembroke: 2

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