Search New Hanover County, NC Inmate Records

New Hanover County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. New Hanover County holds 3 jails with a total of 148,277 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. New Hanover County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

New Hanover County Quick Facts

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New Hanover County Population Total
66,880 / 100 / 67
Female Population, Rate & Count
63,307 / 686 / 434
Male Population, Rate & Count
$49,835
Median Income
6,524.5
Arrest Rate
347.7
Local Jail Rate
518
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
555
Population Total Confined
312
Pretrial Rate
7,833
Admit Rate
11,671
Admit Count
148,277
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

New Hanover County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 45.95% of all the crimes committed in the county - 1,779 Property Crime Total cases. Revised Rape is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.00% out of all the crimes in New Hanover County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

3.99%
Violent Crime
0.05%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
1.13%
Robbery
2.42%
Aggravated Assault
45.77%
Property Crime
12.04%
Burglary
32.13%
Larceny Theft
1.60%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.49%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

2005200620072008200920112012201320142015
Violent Crime Total255258222184176160171151176159
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter0011331135
Revised Rape0000000000
Legacy Rape3930292513191791810
Robbery44394250493732344343
Aggravated Assault172189150108111101121107112101
Property Crime Total2,6172,7382,7232,6352,6922,5772,1812,2002,2432,006
Burglary778735591676705603603631633560
Larceny Theft1,7131,8811,9291,8231,9111,8811,4791,4731,5061,374
Motor Vehicle Theft1261222031367693999610472
Arson882111997845

New Hanover County Jail Demographics

The county has 219,868 people confined with a jail population density of 778 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 77,119 women and 71,158 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 185,412
2006 190,791
2007 194,339
2008 197,709
2009 200,178
2010 203,335
2011 205,972
2012 209,134
2013 213,190
2014 216,298
2015 219,868

A Timeline of Yearly Female/Male Incarceration for the Years 2005-2015

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 63,307 66,880
2006 65,505 68,578
2007 66,439 69,925
2008 67,693 70,546
2009 68,193 71,172
2010 69,211 71,937
2011 69,582 73,128
2012 70,031 73,580
2013 70,701 74,798
2014 71,246 75,691
2015 71,158 77,119

A Timeline of New Hanover County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 686 100
2006 664 93
2007 655 87
2008 644 82
2009 640 77
2010 632 71
2011 629 66
2012 626 61
2013 621 56
2014 625 77
2015 635 96

New Hanover County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

53.23%
White
9.57%
Black
3.38%
Latino
0.30%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 6,524 and a local jail rate of 348 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 312 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 7,833, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 9,292 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

7,833
Admit Rate
348
Local Jail Rate
312
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for New Hanover is 518 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 436 imprisonments a day.

New Hanover County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 335
2006 330
2007 329
2008 330
2009 332
2010 332
2011 333
2012 335
2013 335
2014 342
2015 348

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 9,292 346
2006 9,497 338
2007 9,804 333
2008 10,132 330
2009 10,506 329
2010 10,824 326
2011 11,152 323
2012 11,525 323
2013 11,812 320
2014 9,820 316
2015 7,833 312

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 436
2006 443
2007 449
2008 456
2009 462
2010 469
2011 475
2012 482
2013 488
2014 503
2015 518