U.S. Department of Justice

Corrections Statistics by State

This unique compilation of data provides a visual representation of key statistics for each state as well as a comparison of each state in relation to other states.

Image of the USA showing the states Washington Oregon California Alaska Hawaii Arizona Nevada Idaho Montana Wyoming Utah Colorado New Mexico Texas Oklahoma North Dakota South Dakota Nebraska Kansas Minnesota Iowa Missouri Arkansas Louisiana Mississippi Florida Alabama Georgia South Carolina Tennessee North Carolina Wisconsin Michigan Illinios Kentucky Indiana Ohio Virginia West Virginia Maryland Delaware Pennsylvania New Jersey New York Connecticut Rhode Island Massachusetts Vermont New Hampshire Maine

Sort by columns or click on a state to view charts and additional information about that state's correctional system.

* Rates are per 100,000 people

State Violent Crime Rate* Property Crime Rate* Incaceration Rate* Probationers* Parolees* Cost Per Inmate
Alabama 431 3,351 647 1,655 241 $13,019
Alaska 640 2,885 364 1,308 420 $42,082
Arizona 417 3,399 586 1,418 151 $19,795
Arkansas 460 3,603 578 1,298 962 $17,608
California 402 2,658 353 1,003 298 $34,150
Colorado 308 2,659 384 1,942 267 $26,248
Connecticut 263 1,974 338 1,515 94 $29,527
Delaware 491 3,066 442 2,209 90 $24,500
Florida 470 3,105 524 1,491 30 $22,211
Georgia 366 3,347 533 6,829 353 $17,017
Hawaii 252 3,054 257 1,958 158 $18,370
Idaho 217 1,864 466 2,634 323 $16,115
Illinois 380 2,274 377 1,253 299 $21,622
Indiana 357 2,854 454 2,471 207 $21,531
Iowa 271 2,194 279 1,233 235 $23,383
Kansas 340 2,947 328 756 187 $21,944
Kentucky 210 2,363 462 1,505 440 $18,170
Louisiana 519 3,582 847 1,192 815 $13,009
Maine 129 2,292 148 629 2 $35,012
Maryland 474 2,664 353 884 122 $30,244
Massachusetts 413 2,051 192 1,273 41 $43,026
Michigan 450 2,328 441 2,305 240 $28,743
Minnesota 234 2,420 189 2,446 144 $29,260
Mississippi 275 2,725 692 1,402 305 $14,183
Missouri 433 3,137 521 1,094 416 $14,183
Montana 253 2,557 357 1,066 128 $25,710
Nebraska 262 2,623 263 960 88 $25,079
Nevada 603 2,838 460 565 258 $17,676
New Hampshire 215 2,194 215 379 214 $28,143
New Jersey 289 1,883 252 1,639 216 $28,000
New Mexico 613 3,705 321 1,057 127 $26,971
New York 394 1,825 271 688 291 $42,202
North Carolina 342 3,128 356 1,242 94 $24,986
North Dakota 270 2,094 211 860 99 $25,692
Ohio 286 2,928 446 2,802 188 $23,011
Oklahoma 441 3,274 659 882 87 $16,986
Oregon 254 3,174 385 1,228 753 $24,665
Pennsylvania 335 2,061 391 1,705 1,029 $31,029
Rhode Island 257 2,442 194 2,737 55 $44,860
South Carolina 509 3,624 447 964 150 $13,170
South Dakota 317 1,915 428 1,084 405 $14,157
Tennessee 591 3,181 438 1,278 272 $20,940
Texas 408 3,258 602 2,043 569 $14,622
Utah 224 2,950 242 554 162 $23,000
Vermont 121 2,214 251 1,148 217 $28,846
Virginia 196 2,066 446 841 28 $21,248
Washington 289 3,710 256 1,762 294 $29,005
West Virginia 300 2,104 367 574 173 $16,976
Wisconsin 278 2,189 370 1,051 455 $28,932
Wyoming 205 2,198 395 1,165 174 $33,048
Share This USA Map
[+] feedback