Salem County Inmate Search

Salem County, NJ jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Salem County holds 1 jails with a total of 41,412 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Salem County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Salem County Quick Facts

Salem County Population Total
Salem County Population Total: 63,436
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 20,797
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 20,615
Median Income
Median Income: $59,718
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 8,631.1
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 904.5
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 372
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 398
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 793
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 17,307
Admit Count
Admit Count: 7,118
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 41,412

County Crimes by Type

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Salem County Jail Demographics

The county has 63,941 people confined with a jail population density of 124 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 20,797 women and 20,615 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 Salem County Incarceration by Gender

Salem County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 8,631 and a local jail rate of 904 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 793 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 17,307 which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 7,048 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Salem County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Salem is 372 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 181 imprisonments a day.

Salem County, NJ Jails