Search Avery County, NC Inmate Records

Avery County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Avery County holds 1 jails with a total of 11,839 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Avery County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Avery County Quick Facts

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Avery County Population Total
5,371 / 37 / 2
Female Population, Rate & Count
7,045 / 99 / 7
Male Population, Rate & Count
$36,969
Median Income
3,125.2
Arrest Rate
301.3
Local Jail Rate
36
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
36
Population Total Confined
243
Pretrial Rate
7,607
Admit Rate
909
Admit Count
11,839
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

20062008200920102011201220132014
Violent Crime Total1120201324202221
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter00000000
Revised Rape00000000
Legacy Rape24122023
Robbery00410101
Aggravated Assault916151022192017
Property Crime Total128195194205176180164171
Burglary3064816755555145
Larceny Theft86120110131113120106117
Motor Vehicle Theft1211378579
Arson01212520

Avery County Jail Demographics

The county has 17,592 people confined with a jail population density of 47 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 4,964 women and 6,875 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 17,945
2006 18,104
2007 17,949
2008 18,024
2009 17,925
2010 17,738
2011 17,782
2012 17,656
2013 17,748
2014 17,773
2015 17,592

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 7,045 5,371
2006 7,243 5,373
2007 7,131 5,299
2008 7,163 5,263
2009 7,088 5,247
2010 7,060 5,147
2011 7,026 5,144
2012 6,946 5,034
2013 6,915 5,035
2014 6,886 4,994
2015 6,875 4,964

A Timeline of Avery County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 99 37
2006 126 51
2007 158 66
2008 187 81
2009 219 95
2010 250 112
2011 281 126
2012 315 144
2013 347 159
2014 347 159
2015 347 159

Avery County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

58.04%
White
4.04%
Black
3.84%
Latino
0.27%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 3,125 and a local jail rate of 301 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 243 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 7,607, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 11,759 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

7,607
Admit Rate
301
Local Jail Rate
243
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Avery is 36 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 12 imprisonments a day.

Avery County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 97
2006 119
2007 145
2008 169
2009 195
2010 221
2011 247
2012 275
2013 301
2014 301
2015 301

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 11,759 56
2006 11,027 77
2007 10,638 101
2008 10,087 123
2009 9,603 146
2010 9,139 170
2011 8,601 193
2012 8,163 219
2013 7,607 243
2014 7,607 243
2015 7,607 243

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 12
2006 15
2007 18
2008 21
2009 24
2010 27
2011 30
2012 33
2013 36
2014 36
2015 36