Durham County Inmate Search

Durham County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Durham County holds 2 jails with a total of 208,366 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Durham County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Durham County Quick Facts

Durham County Population Total
Durham County Population Total: 306,212
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 109,425
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 98,941
Median Income
Median Income: $51,853
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 2,843.8
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 233.2
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 490
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 512
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 162
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 4,716
Admit Count
Admit Count: 9,910
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 208,366

County Crimes by Type

Durham County is well known for its Property Crimes, it has a share of 46.3% of all the crimes committed in the county - 711 property crime cases. Legacy Rape is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.1% out of all the crimes in Durham County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Durham County Jail Demographics

The county has 300,573 people confined with a jail population density of 735 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 109,425 women and 98,941 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 Durham County Incarceration by Gender

Durham County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 2,844 and a local jail rate of 233 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 162 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 4,716 which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 9,110 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Durham County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Durham is 490 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 508 imprisonments a day.

Durham County, NC Jails