Salt Lake County Inmate Search

Salt Lake County, UT jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Salt Lake County holds 4 jails with a total of 728,808 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Salt Lake County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Salt Lake County Quick Facts

Female Population, Rate & Count
Female Population, Rate & Count: 361,611
Male Population, Rate & Count
Male Population, Rate & Count: 367,197
Median Income
Median Income: $60,555
Arrest Rate
Arrest Rate: 4,757.2
Local Jail Rate
Local Jail Rate: 272.1
Local Jail Count
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day): 1,996
Population Total Confined
Population Total Confined: 1,996
Pretrial Rate
Pretrial Rate: 250
Admit Rate
Admit Rate: 4,911
Admit Count
Admit Count: 36,016
Yearly Prisoner Count
Yearly Prisoner Count: 728,808

County Crimes by Type

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

Salt Lake County Jail Demographics

The county has 1,104,622 people confined with a jail population density of 988 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 361,611 women and 367,197 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 Salt Lake County Incarceration by Gender

Salt Lake County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 4,757 and a local jail rate of 272 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 250 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 4,911 which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 5,151 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

Salt Lake County Incarceration Rates

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The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

The average jail count for Salt Lake is 1,996 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 1,903 imprisonments a day.