Search Houston County, AL Inmate Records

Houston County, AL jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Houston County holds 2 jails with a total of 66,821 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Houston County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Houston County Quick Facts

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Houston County Population Total
32,118 / 249 / 8
Female Population, Rate & Count
29,752 / 1,160 / 345
Male Population, Rate & Count
$40,948
Median Income
1,720.7
Arrest Rate
420.8
Local Jail Rate
281
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
281
Population Total Confined
352
Pretrial Rate
6,976
Admit Rate
4,658
Admit Count
66,821
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Houston County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 42.19% of all the crimes committed in the county - 616 Property Crime Total cases. Arson is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.00% out of all the crimes in Houston County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

7.81%
Violent Crime
0.27%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
1.23%
Revised Rape
0.48%
Robbery
5.82%
Aggravated Assault
42.19%
Property Crime
12.26%
Burglary
27.05%
Larceny Theft
2.88%
Motor Vehicle Theft

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

2005200620072008201020112012201320142015
Violent Crime Total17912316683921038097
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter0030012013
Revised Rape0000000252016
Legacy Rape1001016912000
Robbery5421010791265
Aggravated Assault115711406669665373
Property Crime Total469373477525642606625605515609
Burglary117114100103251193177185164191
Larceny Theft312229319364374355403361307387
Motor Vehicle Theft40305858175845594431
Arson0000010000

Houston County Jail Demographics

The county has 104,225 people confined with a jail population density of 115 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 34,714 women and 32,107 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 93,903
2006 95,846
2007 97,727
2008 99,183
2009 100,500
2010 101,787
2011 102,423
2012 103,368
2013 103,626
2014 104,193
2015 104,225

A Timeline of Yearly Female/Male Incarceration for the Years 2005-2015

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 29,752 32,118
2006 30,308 32,816
2007 31,023 33,403
2008 31,447 33,679
2009 31,658 34,047
2010 31,890 34,366
2011 31,949 34,589
2012 32,128 34,711
2013 32,106 34,709
2014 32,057 34,829
2015 32,107 34,714

A Timeline of Houston County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 1,160 249
2006 1,303 271
2007 1,486 248
2008 1,498 324
2009 1,567 288
2010 1,242 221
2011 1,130 246
2012 209 43
2013 1,056 161
2014 1,045 158
2015 698 109

Houston County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

43.36%
White
17.71%
Black
1.98%
Latino
0.29%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 1,721 and a local jail rate of 421 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 352 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 6,976, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 10,282 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

6,976
Admit Rate
421
Local Jail Rate
352
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Houston is 281 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 444 imprisonments a day.

Houston County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 717
2006 797
2007 799
2008 811
2009 823
2010 964
2011 628
2012 151
2013 617
2014 632
2015 421

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 10,282 444
2006 24,699 528
2007 21,367 672
2008 18,335 662
2009 17,459 659
2010 16,002 88
2011 14,628 528
2012 13,262 72
2013 7,578 497
2014 10,992 405
2015 6,976 352

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 444
2006 503
2007 515
2008 528
2009 541
2010 639
2011 418
2012 101
2013 412
2014 423
2015 281