Texas Prison Inmates

Use this app to explore Texas’ prison units, and learn more about the more than 142,000 inmates housed inside them. Search for inmates by name, look at the most common crimes among inmates, take a closer look at specific prison units. You can also view all Death Row inmates.

142,471
Inmates

Most Common Crimes

Crime Number of Incidents
BURGLARY OF HABITATION 34,805
POSS CS PG 1 <1G 29,286
AGG ROBBERY 26,220
DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED 3RD OR MORE 16,279
AGG ASSAULT W/DEADLY WEAPON 15,947
AGG SEXUAL ASSAULT CHILD 15,940
BURGLARY OF BUILDING 15,018
ROBBERY 12,998
POSS CS PG 1 >=1G<4G 12,877
INDECENCY W/CHILD SEXUAL CONTACT 11,274

Statistics

Sentence Length

Inmates By Race

Inmates By Sex

Crime by Location

Rates are calculated per 1,000 residents in each county.

Crime Rates

County Rate
Delta 65.6
Jackson 59.2
Brown 54.7
Potter 53.9
Lamar 49.9
Eastland 47.8
Kerr 46.5
Hopkins 44.2
Limestone 41.9
Deaf Smith 40.6

Crime Total

County Total
Harris 72,014
Dallas 57,474
Tarrant 34,797
Bexar 27,862
Travis 14,895
Nueces 10,591
Hidalgo 9,503
El Paso 9,312
McLennan 8,899
Jefferson 6,983

Crime by Offender's Home County

Rates are calculated per 1,000 residents in each county.

Crime Rates

County Rate
Marion 853.9
McMullen 231.8
Potter 65.0
Delta 61.0
Mason 55.9
Lamar 49.6
Brown 48.3
Jackson 46.8
Kerr 43.8
Eastland 40.0

Crime Total

County Total
Harris 75,420
Dallas 59,733
Tarrant 35,391
Bexar 29,709
Travis 16,153
Nueces 10,498
Hidalgo 9,712
El Paso 9,200
Marion 9,003
Potter 7,863

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