Catawba County Inmate Search

Catawba County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Catawba County holds 3 jails with a total of 100,569 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Catawba County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Catawba County Quick Facts

Catawba County Population Total
Catawba County Population Total: 156,459
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 50,767
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 49,802
Median Income
Median Income: $44,332
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 4,104.0
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 263.3
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 264
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 272
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 266
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 8,893
Admit Count
Admit Count: 8,916
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 100,569

County Crimes by Type

Catawba County is well known for its Property Crimes, it has a share of 44.7% of all the crimes committed in the county - 1,323 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 Catawba County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Catawba County Jail Demographics

The county has 155,593 people confined with a jail population density of 253 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 50,767 women and 49,802 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 Catawba County Incarceration by Gender

Catawba County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 4,104 and a local jail rate of 263 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 266 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 8,893 which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 4,668 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Catawba County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Catawba is 264 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 145 imprisonments a day.