Search Fayette County, WV Inmate Records

Fayette County, WV jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Fayette County holds 2 jails with a total of 28,660 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Fayette County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Fayette County Quick Facts

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Fayette County Population Total
14,739 / 83 / 12
Female Population, Rate & Count
15,809 / 564 / 89
Male Population, Rate & Count
$33,771
Median Income
2,946.0
Arrest Rate
324.0
Local Jail Rate
92
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
99
Population Total Confined
208
Pretrial Rate
4,215
Admit Rate
1,197
Admit Count
28,660
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Fayette County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 39.66% of all the crimes committed in the county - 284 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.28% out of all the crimes in Fayette County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

10.20%
Violent Crime
0.28%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
0.28%
Revised Rape
0.70%
Robbery
8.94%
Aggravated Assault
39.66%
Property Crime
15.08%
Burglary
21.93%
Larceny Theft
2.65%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.28%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

2005200620072008200920102012201320142015
Violent Crime Total48547853686171676391
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter0032415043
Revised Rape000000013108
Legacy Rape1013961372000
Robbery57356613743
Aggravated Assault33346340454751474577
Property Crime Total264414391274364337472346286316
Burglary114153159122153145201140129147
Larceny Theft135218194116178165237188132158
Motor Vehicle Theft15433836332734182511
Arson4483864751

Fayette County Jail Demographics

The county has 44,822 people confined with a jail population density of 43 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 13,622 women and 15,038 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 46,229
2006 46,200
2007 46,243
2008 46,171
2009 46,034
2010 45,993
2011 45,954
2012 45,898
2013 45,567
2014 45,132
2015 44,822

A Timeline of Yearly Female/Male Incarceration for the Years 2005-2015

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 15,809 14,739
2006 15,873 14,696
2007 15,807 14,702
2008 15,826 14,752
2009 15,748 14,674
2010 15,766 14,602
2011 15,662 14,521
2012 15,540 14,375
2013 15,315 14,158
2014 15,005 13,884
2015 15,038 13,622

A Timeline of Fayette County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 564 83
2006 604 88
2007 486 81
2008 401 90
2009 423 97
2010 483 92
2011 488 90
2012 466 93
2013 501 104
2014 536 116
2015 464 120

Fayette County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

59.15%
White
3.26%
Black
0.62%
Latino
0.17%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 2,946 and a local jail rate of 324 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 208 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 4,215, which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 3,714 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

4,215
Admit Rate
324
Local Jail Rate
208
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Fayette is 92 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 97 imprisonments a day.

Fayette County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 317
2006 340
2007 230
2008 266
2009 243
2010 266
2011 278
2012 291
2013 306
2014 319
2015 324

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 3,714 162
2006 4,724 214
2007 4,536 170
2008 3,844 165
2009 4,855 181
2010 5,719 188
2011 4,971 195
2012 4,734 207
2013 4,778 241
2014 3,888 277
2015 4,215 208

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 97
2006 104
2007 70
2008 81
2009 74
2010 81
2011 84
2012 87
2013 90
2014 92
2015 92