Search Carteret County, NC Inmate Records

Carteret County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Carteret County holds 2 jails with a total of 43,338 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Carteret County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Carteret County Quick Facts

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Carteret County Population Total
21,066 / 81 / 17
Female Population, Rate & Count
20,752 / 371 / 77
Male Population, Rate & Count
$46,534
Median Income
5,608.4
Arrest Rate
329.9
Local Jail Rate
144
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
148
Population Total Confined
231
Pretrial Rate
6,994
Admit Rate
3,053
Admit Count
43,338
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

200520062009201020122013
Violent Crime Total706760908784
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter301131
Revised Rape000000
Legacy Rape420518209
Robbery763266
Aggravated Assault564151695868
Property Crime Total445641799958774834
Burglary148220292319246306
Larceny Theft251382464602480501
Motor Vehicle Theft463943374827
Arson321224

Carteret County Jail Demographics

The county has 68,863 people confined with a jail population density of 85 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 21,880 women and 21,458 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 62,833
2006 64,028
2007 64,258
2008 64,700
2009 65,670
2010 66,749
2011 67,399
2012 67,779
2013 68,516
2014 68,811
2015 68,863

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 20,752 21,066
2006 21,238 21,406
2007 21,219 21,489
2008 21,315 21,402
2009 21,492 21,678
2010 21,815 21,934
2011 21,825 22,071
2012 21,635 21,952
2013 21,692 21,959
2014 21,547 21,940
2015 21,458 21,880

A Timeline of Carteret County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 371 81
2006 386 81
2007 409 83
2008 430 85
2009 449 85
2010 465 86
2011 487 87
2012 514 89
2013 535 91
2014 535 91
2015 535 91

Carteret County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

54.39%
White
4.16%
Black
2.71%
Latino
0.37%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 5,608 and a local jail rate of 330 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 231 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 6,994, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 10,474 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

6,994
Admit Rate
330
Local Jail Rate
231
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Carteret is 144 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 95 imprisonments a day.

Carteret County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 227
2006 238
2007 253
2008 269
2009 281
2010 293
2011 307
2012 324
2013 330
2014 330
2015 330

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 10,474 222
2006 9,882 220
2007 9,479 222
2008 9,089 225
2009 8,609 225
2010 8,116 224
2011 7,711 226
2012 7,385 229
2013 6,994 231
2014 6,994 231
2015 6,994 231

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 95
2006 102
2007 108
2008 115
2009 122
2010 128
2011 135
2012 141
2013 144
2014 144
2015 144