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Georgia 2016

Year: 
2016

The Jail System

Georgia has 183 jails in 159 counties, with a jail population of approximately 41,750.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2016, the Georgia  prison population was 53,627 located in 56 prisons, with a staff of 9,767 employees and budget of $602 million.

The Community Corrections System

As of December 31, 2016, the Georgia  community corrections population was -- under probation and -- under parole.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
512
Violent Crime Rate: 
398
Property Crime Rate: 
3,005
Parolees: 
285

Populations

Prison Population: 
53,627
Jail Population: 
41,750
Parole Population: 
22,386

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
56 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
183

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 21,039
Employee Positions: 
9,767
Prison Budget: 
$ 602,000,000