Texas Prison Inmates

Use this app to explore Texas’ prison units, and learn more about the more than 140,000 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.

140,086
Inmates

Most Common Crimes

Crime Number of Incidents
BURGLARY OF HABITATION 33,448
POSS CS PG 1 <1G 30,127
AGG ROBBERY 26,827
AGG ASSAULT W/DEADLY WEAPON 16,829
AGG SEXUAL ASSAULT CHILD 16,287
BURGLARY OF BUILDING 14,862
DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED 3RD OR MORE 14,753
POSS CS PG 1 >=1G<4G 13,552
ROBBERY 13,027
MAN DEL CS PG 1 >=4G<200G 11,095

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
Jackson 67.6
Delta 65.0
Brown 57.4
Lamar 54.7
Eastland 54.4
Potter 54.2
Kerr 53.4
Kenedy 51.5
Palo Pinto 48.2
Kimble 46.0

Crime Total

County Total
Harris 68,192
Dallas 56,251
Tarrant 35,301
Bexar 30,106
Travis 14,530
El Paso 10,266
Nueces 9,737
McLennan 9,333
Hidalgo 9,313
Collin 7,215

Crime by Offender's Home County

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

Crime Rates

County Rate
Potter 64.8
Delta 62.7
Lamar 55.7
Kerr 50.7
Brown 47.3
Jackson 47.3
Palo Pinto 46.4
Burleson 44.6
Coleman 42.7
McLennan 41.2

Crime Total

County Total
Harris 72,262
Dallas 58,926
Tarrant 35,775
Bexar 32,369
Travis 15,568
El Paso 10,205
Nueces 9,691
McLennan 9,477
Hidalgo 9,425
Potter 7,830

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