Cameron County Inmate Search

Cameron County, TX jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Cameron County holds 5 jails with a total of 256,325 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Cameron County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Cameron County Quick Facts

Cameron County Population Total
Cameron County Population Total: 422,135
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 132,974
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 123,351
Median Income
Median Income: $33,179
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 4,897.2
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 363.9
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 935
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 1,247
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 425
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 3,498
Admit Count
Admit Count: 8,988
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 256,325

County Crimes by Type

Cameron County is well known for its Property Crimes, it has a share of 43.0% of all the crimes committed in the county - 1,359 property crime cases. Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.1% out of all the crimes in Cameron County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Cameron County Jail Demographics

The county has 419,893 people confined with a jail population density of 288 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 132,974 women and 123,351 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 Cameron County Incarceration by Gender

Cameron County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 4,897 and a local jail rate of 364 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 425 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 3,498 which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 6,417 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Cameron County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Cameron is 935 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 968 imprisonments a day.