Oneonta, Alabama

Oneonta is a city in Blount County, Alabama, in the northern part of the state. Oneonta is the County Seat of Blount County. Richard M. Phillips is the mayor of Oneonta, and his office is in the City Hall, which is located on 3rd Avenue East. The population of Oneonta is 6,567 people.

City of Oneonta
City Hall
202 3rd Avenue East
Oneonta, AL 35121

City of Oneonta Facebook Page

In the year 2016, there were no murders in Oneonta. There were 2 reported rapes, 1 reported robbery, and 22 reported assaults. There were also 30 reported burglaries, 159 reported thefts, and 18 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 244.6, which is lower than the United States national crime index of 278.0. As of May 2018, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Oneonta.

Oneonta, Alabama – Police Department and Crime Statistics

In the year 2016, there were 232 reported crimes in Oneonta, which gave the city a crime rate of 3,502 per 100,000 persons. This is higher than both the Alabama state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons, and the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Property crime is the most common crime in Oneonta.

The Oneonta Police Department is located on 2nd Street, and the Chief of Police is Charles Clifton. Divisions within the department include patrol, investigations, traffic, field training, and commercial vehicle enforcement. The police department employs 19 full-time police officers.

Oneonta Police Department
302 2nd St N
Oneonta, AL 35121

Oneonta Police Department Facebook Page

The Blount County Sheriff’s Office is another police department that serves the area, and the office is run by Sheriff Mark Moon. The Sheriff’s Office is located in Oneonta, on Industrial Park Road.

Blount County Sheriff’s Office
225 Industrial Park Road
Oneonta, AL 35121

Blount County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

Oneonta, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests should be made through the City Clerk, Amanda Stanfield. It’s the responsibility of the City Clerk to ensure that elections are run properly and all records are kept accurately.

Amanda Stanfield
202 3rd Avenue East
Oneonta, AL 35121
(205) 813-7183