Clay County Inmate Search

Clay County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Clay County holds 1 jails with a total of 6,082 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Clay County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Clay County Quick Facts

Clay County Population Total
Clay County Population Total: 10,915
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 3,092
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 2,990
Median Income
Median Income: $38,828
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 2,877.8
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 471.7
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 29
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 29
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 569
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 11,191
Admit Count
Admit Count: 688
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 6,082

County Crimes by Type

Clay County is well known for its Property Crimes, it has a share of 46.8% of all the crimes committed in the county - 318 property crime cases. Legacy Rape is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.4% out of all the crimes in Clay County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Clay County Jail Demographics

The county has 10,755 people confined with a jail population density of 28 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 3,092 women and 2,990 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 Clay County Incarceration by Gender

Clay County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 2,878 and a local jail rate of 472 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 569 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 11,191 which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 7,216 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Clay County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Clay is 29 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 10 imprisonments a day.

Clay County, NC Jails