Search Wood County, WV Inmate Records

Wood County, WV jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Wood County holds 2 jails with a total of 55,085 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Wood County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Wood County Quick Facts

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Wood County Population Total
29,258 / 39 / 11
Female Population, Rate & Count
28,152 / 451 / 127
Male Population, Rate & Count
$42,287
Median Income
2,245.1
Arrest Rate
247.2
Local Jail Rate
136
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
141
Population Total Confined
136
Pretrial Rate
2,525
Admit Rate
1,385
Admit Count
55,085
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Wood County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 37.19% of all the crimes committed in the county - 296 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.00% out of all the crimes in Wood County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

12.69%
Violent Crime
0.00%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
1.38%
Revised Rape
0.50%
Robbery
10.80%
Aggravated Assault
37.19%
Property Crime
10.43%
Burglary
24.12%
Larceny Theft
2.64%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.25%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

20072009201020132014
Violent Crime Total72542049754
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter30000
Revised Rape000115
Legacy Rape01800
Robbery27401
Aggravated Assault67461928648
Property Crime Total432545333313216
Burglary11016291135108
Larceny Theft29934922616097
Motor Vehicle Theft2334161811
Arson10131534

Wood County Jail Demographics

The county has 86,254 people confined with a jail population density of 150 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 27,954 women and 27,131 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 86,819
2006 86,552
2007 86,489
2008 86,783
2009 86,841
2010 86,981
2011 86,798
2012 86,561
2013 86,400
2014 86,237
2015 86,254

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 28,152 29,258
2006 27,953 29,103
2007 27,846 28,997
2008 27,761 28,981
2009 27,734 28,970
2010 27,740 28,963
2011 27,722 28,915
2012 27,481 28,651
2013 27,321 28,361
2014 27,165 28,235
2015 27,131 27,954

A Timeline of Wood County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 451 39
2006 401 64
2007 401 62
2008 413 57
2009 346 49
2010 425 63
2011 429 83
2012 491 68
2013 459 78
2014 430 88
2015 426 91

Wood County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

61.30%
White
0.97%
Black
0.68%
Latino
0.16%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 2,245 and a local jail rate of 247 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 136 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 2,525, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 2,525 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

2,525
Admit Rate
247
Local Jail Rate
136
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Wood is 136 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 139 imprisonments a day.

Wood County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 243
2006 227
2007 224
2008 208
2009 216
2010 221
2011 236
2012 260
2013 251
2014 242
2015 247

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 2,525 94
2006 2,969 129
2007 2,978 105
2008 2,355 122
2009 2,269 97
2010 2,803 108
2011 2,366 112
2012 2,656 134
2013 2,987 133
2014 3,323 133
2015 2,525 136

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 139
2006 129
2007 127
2008 118
2009 122
2010 125
2011 134
2012 146
2013 140
2014 134
2015 136