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Posted by Transylvania County on January 14, 2019

POPULATION REPORT (JAN 1, 2018- DEC 31, 2018)

Average daily population:  80.49
Male: 53.24
Female: 27.25

Race break down:
WHITE – 1,709 / 82.40 %
BLACK - 273 / 13.16%
HISPANIC – 57 / 2.75 %
INDIAN - 25 / 1.21%
ASIAN – 10 / .48%
OTHER – 0 / .0%

Average length of stay:  15.71 days
Total days served: 27,306 days
Total bookings:  2,020
Total releases:  1,997

Age Breakdown:
Over 35 –871 /42%
26 - 35 – 747 / 36.02%
21 – 25 – 282 / 13.60%
18 – 20 – 127/ 6.12%
16 – 17 – 47 / 2.27%

Jail can hold a maximum of 114 Inmates

Charges:
Misdemeanors – 1309 / 63.11%
Felony – 471 / 22.71%
Other – 243 / 11.72%

Counties housed for:
Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, McDowell, Ordinance – 4 / .19%
Polk, Graham

Jail Transports:
MILES –30,064
TRANSPORTS – 629
INMATES - 1572

REVENUE REPORT
Revenue from other counties: $ 189,186
State misdemeanant program: $320,018
Commissary sales: $ 8484
Inmate phones: $ 21,488
Medical / prescription co pay: $ 870
Work release: $ 540
Total: $ 540,586