Yancey County Inmate Search

Yancey County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Yancey County holds 1 jails with a total of 10,695 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Yancey County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Yancey County Quick Facts

Yancey County Population Total
Yancey County Population Total: 17,678
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 5,350
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 5,345
Median Income
Median Income: $38,579
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 4,234.7
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 288.1
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 31
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 31
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 251
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 6,283
Admit Count
Admit Count: 676
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 10,695

County Crimes by Type

Yancey County is well known for its Property Crimes, it has a share of 41.1% of all the crimes committed in the county - 51 property crime cases. Motor Vehicle Theft is the least trendy crime of the area with only 2.4% out of all the crimes in Yancey County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Yancey County Jail Demographics

The county has 17,564 people confined with a jail population density of 34 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 5,350 women and 5,345 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 Yancey County Incarceration by Gender

Yancey County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 4,235 and a local jail rate of 288 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 251 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 6,283 which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 461 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Yancey County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Yancey is 31 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 12 imprisonments a day.

Yancey County, NC Jails