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Virginia 2016

Year: 
2016

The Jail System

Virginia has 71 jails in 133 counties, with a jail population of approximately 28,690.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2016, the Virginia prison population was 37,813 located in 26 prisons, with a staff of 12,600 employees and budget of $1.2 billion.

The Community Corrections System

As of December 31, 2016, Virginia's community corrections population was 60,821 under probation and 1,650 under parole.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
448
Violent Crime Rate: 
218
Property Crime Rate: 
1,859
Probationers: 
927
Parolees: 
25

Populations

Prison Population: 
37,813
Jail Population: 
28,690
Parole Population: 
1,650
Probation Population: 
60,821

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
26 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
71

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 25,129
Employee Positions: 
12,600
Prison Budget: 
$ 1,200,000,000