Americus has a population of 17,013 and is located in Sumter county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in police schools in Americus during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $2,450.00. The average tuition was $7,999.00 for non-residents studying in Georgia.
Books and supplies for police schools in Americus cost an average of $1,085.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at police schools in Americus was $4,775.00. The average cost for students living at home was $4,934.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There is one police college in Americus for students to choose from. 71 students were reported to have graduated from police programs in Americus in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$47,790.00||250|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$27,460.00||2,960|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$46,820.00||170|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$33,460.00||1,000|