List Of Prison Facilities in Georgia

Below is a complete list of prison facilities in Georgia. The state of Georgia has 513 prison facilities. The list includes local jails, federal prisons, and private facilities. Browse the whole list of prisons from the below table.



433 / 100K
Imprisonment Rate

Georgia has a staggering imprisonment rate of 433 per 100,000 people. A total of 91,384 people are currently incarcerated in Georgia. 3,41,434 other convicts are on probation and 19,447 are on parole. View recent arrests in Georgia.

Search any prison in Georgia using the below form. Just insert the prison name and we will show you search results matching your query.

Georgia Prison and Jail System

Georgia has 263 correctional facilities under the Department Of Correction. Georgia also has 188 regional facilities in cities and councils where convicts are housed pre-trial. State also has 3 reentry facilities for housing inmates post-prison. 53 other facilities in the state are being used as administrative offices.

How to Search for Inmates in Georgia

Georgia Department of Justice allows you to search for inmates using their public tool. Perform a search by using the person's name, Inmate number, and Inmate ID. The search tool also allows filters like gender, race, age, etc.

Inmate search results show many pieces of information like matching inmate's name, gender, arrest records, crime date, release date, incarceration status, etc.

Prison Population In Georgia By Incarceration Status

Incarceration Status Population
Probation 3,41,434
Parole 19,447
Life Sentence 10,148
Total Incarcerated 91,384

Prison Population By Gender

Gender Population
Male 43,515
Female 3,059

How To Use The Georgia Prison Locator!

Searching for prisons in Georgia has never been easier, we have 513 prisons in Georgia. Using the search box above you can just type in any prison name or location of the facility we will find the right matches. Or you can use the classic way of browsing through the list of prisons from the below table. Using the table you can easily browse all the prisons in Georgia. Once you find the prison facility you are looking for, visit the prison page to find information like:

  • Visiting hours
  • Visitation Rules
  • Phone number
  • Email id of the prison warden
  • Facility Address
  • Driving map
  • Prison Inmate Locator

How To Contact, Visit and Send Money To an Inmate In Georgia

You can visit an Inmate in Georgia only if you are on their visiting list. Only one visitation is allowed per week. Follow proper rules and regulations for a smooth visiting experience. Below mentioned are a few of them:

  • Wear appropriate clothes for the occasion
  • Bring your ID Card
  • Don't be late for your visit
  • Have a prior appointment booked
  • Respect the prison guards

To know more about visitation you can read our ultimate visitation guide.

Georgia DOC allows family, relatives, and friends to send money to an inmate. Below are the steps you can follow to send money to an inmates trust fund or commissary account:

  1. Using the website or Mobile Apps Jpay Android / Jpay iOS
  2. Money Order By Mail (USPS only), No extra fee is charged.
  3. Using Phone: Call 24x7 helpline 800-574-5729, speak with a live agent to send money.
  4. MoneyGram: Using Moneygram, you can send money to an inmate, Visit any Moneygram location, and Provide your inmate id and prison name to the agent available, they will help you in the remaining process. Receive Code for Georgia DOC: 6857, Georgia Probation: 6901.

Contact An Inmate in Georgia by using any of the following methods:

  • Mail an inmate using USPS, and send it to the inmate by mentioning the Inmate ID, And Inmate Name with the prison facility's address.
  • Contact via telephone using the phone number mentioned on the prison page. For first-time telephone, setup read our phone account setup guide.

Type Of Prisons In Georgia

513 Facilities in Georgia are of different Type and Security level. Below is the distribution of prisons according to the facility type and security levels.

Complete List Of Federal Prisons & Jails In Georgia

This is full list of prisons in Georgia. List has been limited to 20 results per page for better browsing experience. Navigate through each page to view whole list of facilities.

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Counties in Georgia