Lookup Inmates in Chowan 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.

Chowan County Jail

100 Court Street

Edenton, NC  27932

(252) 482-3822

County History:   

Originally a colony, Edenton is the county seat and home to Harriet Ann Jacobs, who escaped enslavement and became a writer and an abolitionist.  Her book, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl and was written under the pen name of Linda Brent.  The county was named for Governor Charles Eden when it was established in 1712.  

County Population:  14,726

Area Code(s):  252

Jail Website:  

County Sheriff:  Sheriff Dwayne L. Goodwin, (252) 482-8484, dwayne.goodwin@chowan.nc.gov

305 West Freemason Street
P.O. Box 78
Edenton, NC 27932

Deputy Sheriff:  Unknown

Crime Stats for Edenton:  Edenton’s violent crime rate has been over the national average most years since 2001. 

Per 1,000 residents, Edenton has 3.88 or 19 officers, which is above North Carolina’s average of 2.39

County Clerk:  Unknown:  

Inmate Search Instructions:  No information available  

Visiting Hours:  

Visiting hours are between 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., and 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. on Sundays. Each visit may last 15 minutes. No one under the age of 16 is allowed to visit.

Sending mail to Inmates:  No information available  

Sending funds to inmates:  No information available  

Working at Chowan County:  

Sex Offender Search:  No information available  

Bail and Bail Bondsmen:  No information available

Chowan 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:Chowan County Probation Department
Location:203 South Broad Street, Edenton, North Carolina, 27932
Phone:252-482-3702
Fax:N/A
Chowan County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined34
Avg Daily Population35
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll9
Full time total employees9
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original construction1980
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 100 COURT STREET EDENTON NC 27932

Chowan County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20165,648
Number Employed Annual Average, 20165,288
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016360
Unemployment Rate, 20166.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201540,794
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Chowan County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20142,741
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201519.4
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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