Burke County Inmate Search

Burke County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Burke County holds 3 jails with a total of 57,889 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Burke County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Burke County Quick Facts

Burke County Population Total
Burke County Population Total: 88,851
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 28,471
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 29,418
Median Income
Median Income: $37,263
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 2,974.3
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 304.0
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 176
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 176
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 233
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 641
Admit Count
Admit Count: 371
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 57,889

County Crimes by Type

Burke County is well known for its Property Crimes, it has a share of 46.7% of all the crimes committed in the county - 1,033 property crime cases. Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.1% out of all the crimes in Burke County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Burke County Jail Demographics

The county has 88,704 people confined with a jail population density of 114 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 28,471 women and 29,418 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 Burke County Incarceration by Gender

Burke County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 2,974 and a local jail rate of 304 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 233 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 641 which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 2,268 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Burke County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Burke is 176 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 40 imprisonments a day.