Lookup Inmates in Catawba County, North Carolina. Results May Include: Arrest Detail, Date, Agency, Type, Officer, Location, Offense Date, Description, Related Incident, Bail Amount, Bail Type, Court #, Inmate Details, Address, Jail Housing Location, Incarceration Date, Scheduled Release, Race/Gender.

Catawba County Detention Facility

PO Box 385

Newton, NC  28658

828 438-5435

County History:   

Very near the Greater Hickory Classic at Rock Barn, this county was established in 1842 and named for the Catawba Native American tribe who once lived in the region.  

County Population:  154,810

Area Code(s):  704, 828, 980

Jail Website:  

County Sheriff:  Coy Reid, (828) 464-5241

Post Office Box 385
Newton, NC 28658

Deputy Sheriff:  Major C. K. Day, 828-465-8302

Crime Stats for Hickory:  Hickory’s violent crime rate has been above the national average since 2001 except for 2003, when the rate dipped slightly below the national average.   

Per 1,000 residents, Hickory has 2.71 or 109 officers, which is above North Carolina’s average of 2.39

County Clerk:  Unknown:  

Inmate Search Instructions:  

Visiting Hours:  

  • Visitation hours are 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
  • You must be signed in by 4:15 pm or 9:15 pm
  • Visitation is done by last name:
    • Mondays A-C
    • Tuesdays D-J
    • Wednesdays K-R
    • Fridays S-Z
  • You must provide photo ID when you sign in for your visit
  • Inmates are allowed one fifteen-minute visit per week

Attorneys may visit any day from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm.

Sending mail to Inmates:  

(Inmate’s Name)
Catawba County Detention Center
PO Box 385
Newton NC 28658

Sending funds to inmates:  

  • Visit www.inmatedeposits.com or call toll free 1-866-345-1884
  • Cash only deposits can be made at the ATM in the lobby of the Detention Center
  • You can mail a US Postal Service money order for the inmate’s account

Working at Catawba County:  

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Bail and Bail Bondsmen:   No information available

Catawba County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Catawba County Probation Department
Location:100 Southwest Boulevard, Newton, North Carolina, 28658
Phone:828-466-5653
Fax:N/A
Catawba County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined144
Avg Daily Populationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll20
Full time total employees20
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: P.O. BOX 385 NEWTON NC 28658

Catawba County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201676,722
Number Employed Annual Average, 201673,082
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20163,640
Unemployment Rate, 20164.7
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201541,745
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Catawba County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201423,050
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201515.1
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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