Texas Prison Inmates

Use this app to explore Texas’ prison units, and learn more about the more than 141,000 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.

141,201
Inmates

Most Common Crimes

Crime Number of Incidents
BURGLARY OF HABITATION 34,296
POSS CS PG 1 <1G 29,322
AGG ROBBERY 26,422
AGG ASSAULT W/DEADLY WEAPON 16,071
AGG SEXUAL ASSAULT CHILD 15,958
DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED 3RD OR MORE 15,782
BURGLARY OF BUILDING 14,844
POSS CS PG 1 >=1G<4G 13,122
ROBBERY 12,866
INDECENCY W/CHILD SEXUAL CONTACT 11,206

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 66.3
Jackson 61.7
Brown 58.0
Potter 53.6
Lamar 49.8
Eastland 48.0
Kerr 47.8
Hopkins 43.6
Deaf Smith 41.8
Kenedy 41.2

Crime Total

County Total
Harris 71,021
Dallas 56,207
Tarrant 33,912
Bexar 28,595
Travis 14,918
Nueces 10,158
El Paso 9,589
Hidalgo 9,233
McLennan 8,955
Smith 7,014

Crime by Offender's Home County

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

Crime Rates

County Rate
Marion 862.4
McMullen 236.6
Potter 65.2
Mason 62.6
Delta 59.9
Brown 50.4
Lamar 49.7
Jackson 47.2
Kerr 44.9
Eastland 39.6

Crime Total

County Total
Harris 74,458
Dallas 58,470
Tarrant 34,491
Bexar 30,488
Travis 16,014
Nueces 10,075
El Paso 9,494
Hidalgo 9,463
Marion 9,093
Potter 7,884

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