Orleans Parish County Inmate Search
Orleans Parish County, LA jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Orleans Parish County holds 3 jails with a total of 272,636 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Orleans Parish County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.
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Orleans Parish County Quick Facts
Orleans Parish County Jail Demographics
The county has 389,738 people confined with a jail population density of 1,616 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 142,369 women and 130,267 men.
A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015
A Timeline of Yearly Female/Male Incarceration for the Years 2005-2015
A Timeline of Orleans Parish County Incarceration by Gender
Orleans Parish County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity
County Jail Statistics
The county has an arrest rate of 8,996 and a local jail rate of 699 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 454 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 14,346 which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 29,644 incarcerations a year.
Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates
Orleans Parish County Incarceration Rates
Similar Counties to Orleans Parish County
Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline
The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day
The average jail count for Orleans Parish is 1,914 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 5,696 imprisonments a day.