Dallas County Jail Lookup & Inmate Search

Dallas County, TX jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Dallas County holds 18 jails with a total of 1,707,387 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Dallas County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Dallas County Quick Facts

Dallas County Population Total
Dallas County Population Total: 2,574,984
Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 865,769
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 841,618
Median Income
Median Income: $49,481
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 3,859.9
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 329.7
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 5,664
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 5,688
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 289
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 4,027
Admit Count
Admit Count: 69,178
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 1,707,387

County Crimes by Type

Dallas County is well known for its Property Crimes, it has a share of 46.1% of all the crimes committed in the county - 292 property crime cases. Robbery is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.5% out of all the crimes in Dallas County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Dallas County Jail Demographics

The county has 2,545,775 people confined with a jail population density of 1,972 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 865,769 women and 841,618 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 Dallas County Incarceration by Gender

Dallas County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 3,860 and a local jail rate of 330 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 289 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 4,027 which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 9,175 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Dallas County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Dallas is 5,664 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 7,329 imprisonments a day.