Galveston County Inmate Search

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Galveston County, TX Jail Inmate Search

GALVESTON COUNTY is located in Texas with an average daily population of 1037. The county has approximately 1158 confined in facilities with 956 male and 200 female prisoners. That means that 83% of the confined population are male, and 17% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Galveston County Inmate Search Work?

Inmate records for Galveston County are freely accessible. All detention facilities in Galveston County are governed by the Freedom of Information Act which provides publicly available information about inmates in the county.

Galveston County Parole and Probation

Galveston County Parole

If a prisoner has adhered to the regulations while serving their term, they may be granted parole and be released early. Who is granted parole and who is not is decided by a parole board. You may learn a lot about a parolee by looking through the Galveston County parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Galveston County parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Galveston County Probation

You should also be able to access Galveston County probation records, which list men and women who were placed on probation rather than being imprisoned, in addition to those parolees who have already been freed. There are regulations that come with being on probation. In addition to adhering to other conditions, probationers are required to meet their probation officer once per week. Typically, Galveston County criminal records will list the inmate's offences, probationary term, and the specifics of the justice department that sentenced them. You may also be able to view photographs, fingerprints, the probationer's physical characteristics, and other information in addition to these facts.

Galveston County Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Galveston County bookings can help. A perpetrator's Galveston County booking record is basically created when an officer arrests them, fills out the necessary papers, and places them in an imprisonment cell. It could also contain information such as fingerprints, photographs, physical characteristics, their name and address, the officer in charge, the specifics of the crime, the scene, and any trucks that were involved. The general public can access the copies of a person's Galveston County booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Galveston County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in GALVESTON COUNTY has increased by 4.70% from 1106 each year to 1158 inmates. Men are still confined about 956 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in GALVESTON COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Galveston County, TX

GALVESTON COUNTY has only 1158 of the 1158 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 0 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

Galveston County Jail Inmate Population, Jail Pretrial Population and Confined Population, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 1106 1152 1109 n/a 1017 1158
Confined Population 1106 1152 1109 n/a 1017 1158
Non Confined Population 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Galveston County Confined Population by Gender

In GALVESTON COUNTY, there are 956 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 200 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners increased by 5.17% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female increased by 3.09%.

Galveston County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 194 225 218 206 166 200
Females Under 18 0 1 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 184 207 198 n/a 808 220

Galveston County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 909 918 884 1011 849 956
Males Under 18 3 8 7 3 2 2
Male ADP 875 909 923 n/a 327 817

Breaking Down Galveston County Inmates By Race

In GALVESTON COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 621 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 74.17% higher than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 392 to 285 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in GALVESTON COUNTY is 243 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 4 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 1 residents of the county's confined population.

Galveston County Confined Population by Race, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 710 794 730 n/a 474 621
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 392 347 374 n/a 308 285
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 231 243
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 1 2 0 n/a 0 1
Asian Inmates - Confined 3 9 5 n/a 4 4
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 4
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Galveston County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Santa Fe City Jail

Address: 4925 Main St., Santa Fe, TX, 77510

Phone: 409-925-2000

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League City Jail

Address: 500 West Walker, League City, TX, 77573

Phone: 281-332-2566

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La Marque City Jail

Address: 431 Bayou Rd., La Marque, TX, 77568

Phone: 409-938-9269

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Hospital Galveston Medical Facility

Address: PO Box 48, Substation #1, Galveston, TX, 77555

Phone: 409-772-2875

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Galveston City Jail

Address: P.O. Box 1675, Galveston, TX, 77553

Phone: 409-740-4545

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Galveston County Jail

Address: 5700 Avenue H, Galveston, TX, 77551-4137

Phone: 409-766-2315, 409-766-2263

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Friendswood City Jail

Address: Public Safety Building 1600 Whitaker Drive, Friendswood, TX, 77546

Phone: 281-996-3300.

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Dickinson City Jail

Address: 4000 Liggio, Dickinson, TX, 77539

Phone: 281-337-4700

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Carol S. Young – Medical Facility

Address: 5509 Attwater Avenue, Dickinson, TX, 77539

Phone: 409-948-0001

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Bayou Vista City Jail

Address: 2929 Highway 6, Bayou Vista, TX, 77563

Phone: 409-935-0449

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