Lee County Inmate Search

Lee County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Lee County holds 2 jails with a total of 37,980 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Lee County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Lee County Quick Facts

Lee County Population Total
Lee County Population Total: 59,616
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 19,155
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 18,825
Median Income
Median Income: $44,819
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 5,764.8
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 248.4
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 95
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 95
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 308
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 9,235
Admit Count
Admit Count: 3,532
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 37,980

County Crimes by Type

Lee County is well known for its Property Crimes, it has a share of 44.0% of all the crimes committed in the county - 437 property crime cases. Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.2% out of all the crimes in Lee County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Lee County Jail Demographics

The county has 59,438 people confined with a jail population density of 149 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 19,155 women and 18,825 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 Lee County Incarceration by Gender

Lee County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 5,765 and a local jail rate of 248 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 308 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 9,235 which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 8,969 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Lee County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Lee is 95 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 111 imprisonments a day.

Lee County, NC Jails