List Of Prison Facilities in Missouri

Below is a complete list of prison facilities in Missouri. The state of Missouri has 668 prison facilities. The list includes local jails, federal prisons, and private facilities. Browse the whole list of prisons from the below table.



374 / 100K
Imprisonment Rate

Missouri has a staggering imprisonment rate of 374 per 100,000 people. A total of 34,639 people are currently incarcerated in Missouri. 38,749 other convicts are on probation and 20,729 are on parole. View recent arrests in Missouri.

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

Missouri Prison and Jail System

Missouri has 160 correctional facilities under the Department Of Correction. Missouri also has 17 regional facilities in cities and councils where convicts are housed pre-trial. State also has 1 reentry facilities for housing inmates post-prison. 485 other facilities in the state are being used as administrative offices.

How to Search for Inmates in Missouri

Missouri 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 Missouri By Incarceration Status

Incarceration Status Population
Probation 38,749
Parole 20,729
Life Sentence 3,326
Total Incarcerated 34,639

Prison Population By Gender

Gender Population
Male 21,164
Female 1,895

How To Use The Missouri Prison Locator!

Searching for prisons in Missouri has never been easier, we have 668 prisons in Missouri. 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 Missouri. 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 Missouri

You can visit an Inmate in Missouri 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.

Missouri 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. You can also call 800-574-5729 to send money using your phone.
  3. 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 Missouri DOC: 2439.
  4. Cashier's cheque: you can also send payment through cashier's cheque. It must be made payable to the Missouri Department of Corrections and be accompanied by a Department of Corrections deposit slip. Make sure to forward it to the following address:
    Offender Finance Office
    Missouri Department of Corrections
    P.O. Box 1609
    Jefferson City, MO 65102

Contact An Inmate in Missouri 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 Missouri

668 Facilities in Missouri 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 Missouri

This is full list of prisons in Missouri. 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 Missouri