Search Rowan County, NC Inmate Records

Rowan County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Rowan County holds 3 jails with a total of 89,887 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Rowan County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Rowan County Quick Facts

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Rowan County Population Total
43,631 / 83 / 36
Female Population, Rate & Count
44,407 / 417 / 185
Male Population, Rate & Count
$41,495
Median Income
5,008.1
Arrest Rate
309.9
Local Jail Rate
279
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
284
Population Total Confined
280
Pretrial Rate
6,487
Admit Rate
5,840
Admit Count
89,887
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Rowan County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 43.01% of all the crimes committed in the county - 905 Property Crime Total cases. Revised Rape is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.00% out of all the crimes in Rowan County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

7.14%
Violent Crime
0.33%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
0.66%
Robbery
5.58%
Aggravated Assault
42.77%
Property Crime
13.85%
Burglary
26.56%
Larceny Theft
2.36%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.19%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

20052008201020112012201320142015
Violent Crime Total137199147123140138187134
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter23432142
Revised Rape00000000
Legacy Rape201612109121913
Robbery1926201914101216
Aggravated Assault9615411191115115152103
Property Crime Total1,4301,4681,4101,6031,5371,2251,1271,153
Burglary489493508534592448406343
Larceny Theft810882842990882718681737
Motor Vehicle Theft13193607963594073
Arson191312441124

Rowan County Jail Demographics

The county has 139,021 people confined with a jail population density of 176 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 44,724 women and 45,163 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 132,527
2006 134,045
2007 135,626
2008 137,721
2009 138,562
2010 138,329
2011 138,043
2012 137,915
2013 138,313
2014 138,630
2015 139,021

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 44,407 43,631
2006 44,913 44,163
2007 45,132 44,713
2008 45,767 45,343
2009 45,973 45,424
2010 45,888 45,222
2011 45,688 45,228
2012 45,368 44,841
2013 45,222 44,853
2014 45,224 44,802
2015 45,163 44,724

A Timeline of Rowan County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 417 83
2006 459 66
2007 532 83
2008 365 44
2009 522 42
2010 436 62
2011 488 93
2012 498 62
2013 741 69
2014 528 98
2015 528 98

Rowan County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

47.60%
White
11.05%
Black
4.94%
Latino
0.23%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 5,008 and a local jail rate of 310 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 280 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 6,487, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 7,759 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

6,487
Admit Rate
310
Local Jail Rate
280
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Rowan is 279 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 198 imprisonments a day.

Rowan County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 225
2006 229
2007 287
2008 293
2009 255
2010 277
2011 275
2012 282
2013 359
2014 310
2015 310

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 7,759 237
2006 5,093 247
2007 7,893 296
2008 7,783 180
2009 5,705 259
2010 5,895 235
2011 7,513 256
2012 8,555 265
2013 7,796 385
2014 6,487 280
2015 6,487 280

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 198
2006 204
2007 258
2008 267
2009 233
2010 252
2011 250
2012 254
2013 324
2014 279
2015 279