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Mississippi 2016

Year: 
2016

The Jail System

Mississippi has 89 jails in 82 counties, with a jail population of approximately 13,390.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2016, the Mississippi prison population was 19,192 located in 3 prisons, with a staff of 3,039 employees and budget of $374 million.

The Community Corrections System

As of December 31, 2016, Mississippi's community corrections population was -- under probation and -- under parole.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
624
Violent Crime Rate: 
281
Property Crime Rate: 
2,768
Probationers: 
1,280
Parolees: 
381

Populations

Prison Population: 
19,192
Jail Population: 
13,390
Parole Population: 
8,645
Probation Population: 
29,067

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
3 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
89

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 17,177
Employee Positions: 
3,039
Prison Budget: 
$ 374,000,000