Alabama Jails: A Complete List of Jails and Correctional Systems in Alabama

County and Local Jails in Alabama

Alabama is home to 65 county jails with an inmate population of about 15,000. For every 100,000 people - 332 are incarcerated in a local and county jails in the state of Alabama. The state and its local governments also watch over 49,000 people on probation. If you are looking for information on jails in Alabama or bail bonds in Alabama click on one of the jail links above for details.

Alabama's Prison System

The Alabama Dept. of Corrections manages 28,064 inmates as of 2011. The agency operates 29 facilities with a staff of approximately 4,100.

Misc. Information about Alabama County Jails

Alabama has a population of 4.7 million. It received statehood in 1819 when it became the 22nd state. The crime rate in Alabama (2009) is about 27% higher than the national average rate.

  • Property crimes account for 89% of the crime.
  • Violent crimes account for the remaining 11%.
Arab City Jail - Arab, AL Autauga County Metro Jail - Prattville, AL Baldwin County Jail - Bay Minette, AL
Barbour County Jail - Clayton, AL Bibb County Jail - Centreville, AL Blount County Jail - Oneonta, AL
Bullock County Jail - Union Springs, AL Calhoun County Jail - Anniston, AL Chambers County Jail - Lafayette, AL
Cherokee County Jail - Centre, AL Chilton County Jail - Clanton, AL Choctaw County Jail - Butler, AL
Clarke County Jail - Grove Hill, AL Clay County Jail - Ashland, AL Cleburne County Jail - Heflin, AL
Coffee County Jail - New Brockton, AL Colbert Jail - Tuscumbia, AL Conecuh Jail - Evergreen, AL
Coosa County Jail - Rockford, AL Covington County Jail - Andalusia, AL Crenshaw Jail - Luverne, AL
Cullman County Jail - Cullman, AL Dale County Jail - Ozark, AL Dallas County Jail - Selma, AL
Dekalb County Jail - Fort Payne, AL Elmore County Jail - Wetumpka, AL Escambia County - Brewton, AL
Etowah County Jail - Gadsden, AL Fayette County Jail - Fayette, AL Franklin County Jail - Russellville, AL
Geneva City Jail - Geneva, AL Greene County Jail - Eutaw, AL Hale Jail - Greensboro, AL
Henry County Jail - Abbeville, AL Houston County Jail - Dothan, AL Jackson County Jail - Scottsboro, AL
Jefferson County Jail - Birmingham, AL Lamar County Jail - Vernon, AL Lauderdale County Jail - Florence, AL
Lawrence County Jail - Moulton, AL Lee County Jail - Opelika, AL Limestone County Jail - Athens, AL
Lowndes County Jail - Hayneville, AL Macon County Jail - Tuskegee, AL Madison County Jail - Huntsville, AL
Madison County Metro Jail - Huntsville, AL Marengo Jail - Linden, AL Marion Jail - Hamilton, AL
Marshall County Jail - Guntersville, AL Mobile County Metro Jail - Mobile, AL Monroe Jail - Decatur, AL
Montgomery County Jail - Montgomery, AL Morgan County Jail - Decatur, AL Pell City Jail - Pell City, AL
Perry County Jail - Marion, AL Pickens County Jail - Carrollton, AL Pike County Jail - Troy, AL
Randolph County Jail - Wedowee, AL Russell County Jail - Phenix City, AL Shelby County Jail - Columbiana, AL
St Clair County Jail - Ashville, AL Sumter County Jail - Livingston, AL Talladega County Jail - Talladega, AL
Tallapoosa County Jail - Dadeville, AL Tuscaloosa County Jail - Tuscaloosa, AL Walker County Jail - Jasper, AL
Washington County Jail - Chatom, AL Wilcox County Jail - Camden, AL Winston County Jail - Double Springs, AL
Here you can find information on our nations county jails including general jail information such as address and phone number, inmate visitation rights, how to send mail and money to inmates, and resources on posting bail and getting bail bonds. Please contact us if you find any incorrect or missing information.