Lookup Inmates in Lenoir 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.

Lenoir County Jail

130 South Queen Street

Kinston, NC  28501

(252) 559-6100

County History:   

Lenoir county was established in 1791 and named for an officer in the Revolutionary War, William Lenoir.  Mr. Lenoir also served as Speaker of the North Carolina Senate.  The county seat is in Kinston.  

County Population:  58,914

Area Code(s):  252

Jail Website:  

County Sheriff:  Ronnie T.  Ingram

130 South Queen Street

Post Office Box 3289
Kinston, NC 28502

Telephone:       252-559-6100
Main Fax:         252-527-3854

Deputy Sheriff:  Unknown

Crime Stats for Kinston:  Kinston’s violent crime rate has been well above the national average each year since 2001.

Per 1,000 residents, Kinston has 3.61 or 77 officers, which is above North Carolina’s average of 2.39  

County Clerk:  Unknown:  

Inmate Search Instructions:  No information available  

Visiting Hours:  

Inmate with last name beginning with letters A through M:                   


  • THURSDAYS from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • THURSDAYS from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Inmates with last name beginning with letters N through Z:


  • FRIDAYS from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • FRIDAYS from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sending mail to Inmates:  No information available  

Sending funds to inmates:  https://www.lenoircountysheriff.com/account-deposits

  • An inmate can use a commissary account to make phone calls, purchase snacks or desired toiletry items.  There are three ways that you can add money to an inmates account:
  • You can add money to an inmate’s commissary account simply by using a credit or debit card from this site.  ($2.95 fee)
  • You can also add money directly by coming in person to the Lenoir County Detention Center and depositing money into an account ATM located in the entry vestibule of the Detention Center.  ($3 fee)
  • You can call a toll-free number and make a deposit by phone by calling 866-345-1884.  ($3.95 fee)

Working at Lenoir County:   

Sex Offender Search:  No information available  

Bail and Bail Bondsmen:  No information available

Lenoir County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined133
Avg Daily Population127
Name of new facilityDK
Full time payroll28
Full time total employees28
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original construction1983
Year of major renovation1996
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 130 SO. QUEEN STREET KINSTON NC 28501

Lenoir County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201627,855
Number Employed Annual Average, 201626,208
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20161,647
Unemployment Rate, 20165.9
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201537,085
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Lenoir County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201413,069
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201522.7
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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