Mitchell County Inmate Search

Mitchell County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Mitchell County holds 2 jails with a total of 9,315 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Mitchell County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Mitchell County Quick Facts

Mitchell County Population Total
Mitchell County Population Total: 15,126
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 4,609
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 4,706
Median Income
Median Income: $37,680
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 5,449.4
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 323.7
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 31
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 37
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 298
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 5,574
Admit Count
Admit Count: 529
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 9,315

County Crimes by Type

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Mitchell County Jail Demographics

The county has 15,183 people confined with a jail population density of 42 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 4,609 women and 4,706 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 Mitchell County Incarceration by Gender

Mitchell County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 5,449 and a local jail rate of 324 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 298 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 5,574 which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 7,296 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Mitchell County Incarceration Rates

Similar Counties to Mitchell County

Compare based on:

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Mitchell is 31 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 21 imprisonments a day.

Mitchell County, NC Jails