Search Wilkes County, NC Inmate Records

Wilkes County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Wilkes County holds 2 jails with a total of 43,105 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Wilkes County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Wilkes County Quick Facts

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Wilkes County Population Total
22,369 / 67 / 15
Female Population, Rate & Count
22,617 / 380 / 86
Male Population, Rate & Count
$33,159
Median Income
5,551.3
Arrest Rate
273.3
Local Jail Rate
119
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
119
Population Total Confined
202
Pretrial Rate
11,640
Admit Rate
5,069
Admit Count
43,105
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Wilkes County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 43.17% of all the crimes committed in the county - 740 Property Crime Total cases. Revised Rape is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.00% out of all the crimes in Wilkes County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

6.68%
Violent Crime
0.12%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
0.70%
Robbery
5.40%
Aggravated Assault
42.97%
Property Crime
19.16%
Burglary
21.66%
Larceny Theft
2.15%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.70%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

20052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Violent Crime Total13590171174133113151122109110111
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter13123222532
Revised Rape00000000000
Legacy Rape73537323036
Robbery1571818161216151279
Aggravated Assault1127714715110796131102929794
Property Crime Total1,0821,0381,2211,3321,3711,1811,5531,3601,1921,096813
Burglary355424461555668521616565517474352
Larceny Theft643531675689604602844734624567427
Motor Vehicle Theft8483858899589361515534
Arson54743644111512

Wilkes County Jail Demographics

The county has 68,519 people confined with a jail population density of 57 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 21,320 women and 21,785 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 68,104
2006 68,489
2007 68,966
2008 69,317
2009 69,258
2010 69,223
2011 69,181
2012 69,210
2013 69,012
2014 68,838
2015 68,519

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 22,617 22,369
2006 22,751 22,335
2007 22,794 22,437
2008 22,730 22,370
2009 22,549 22,157
2010 22,574 22,131
2011 22,309 22,027
2012 22,137 21,778
2013 21,976 21,574
2014 21,841 21,461
2015 21,785 21,320

A Timeline of Wilkes County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 380 67
2006 368 76
2007 358 84
2008 349 92
2009 341 102
2010 331 110
2011 325 119
2012 317 129
2013 309 139
2014 309 139
2015 309 139

Wilkes County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

55.69%
White
2.98%
Black
3.56%
Latino
0.13%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 5,551 and a local jail rate of 273 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 202 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 11,640, which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 6,949 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

11,640
Admit Rate
273
Local Jail Rate
202
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Wilkes is 119 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 95 imprisonments a day.

Wilkes County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 211
2006 217
2007 223
2008 231
2009 239
2010 246
2011 255
2012 264
2013 273
2014 273
2015 273

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 6,949 169
2006 7,472 172
2007 7,985 175
2008 8,547 178
2009 9,165 183
2010 9,709 187
2011 10,337 192
2012 10,990 197
2013 11,640 202
2014 11,640 202
2015 11,640 202

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 95
2006 98
2007 101
2008 104
2009 107
2010 110
2011 113
2012 116
2013 119
2014 119
2015 119