Dougherty County Jail Information

1302 Evelyn Avenue, Albany, GA, 31705

Dougherty County Jail is a medium security county jail located in city of Albany, Dougherty County, GA. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Georgia state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Georgia Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Dougherty County Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Dougherty County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Dougherty County Jail
Jail Type :County Jail
Location:1302 Evelyn Avenue, Albany, GA, 31705
Contact Numbers:229-430-6500
Postal Code:31705
State :Georgia
County:Dougherty County
Jail Webpage://

Dougherty County Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Dougherty County Jail, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Georgia statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
1302 Evelyn Avenue, Albany, GA, 31705

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 229-430-6500.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Dougherty County Jail make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 9 nearby jails/prisons

Dougherty County Jail

1302 Evelyn Avenue, Albany, GA, 31705 229-430-6500

Sumter County Prison

346 McMath Mill RoadPO Box 484, Americus, GA, 31709 229-928-4582

Albany Transitional Center

304 North Washington Street, Albany, GA, 31701 229-430-3888

Albany Regional Youth Detention Center GA

2030 Newton Road, Albany, GA, 31701-3599 229-430-4167

Albany Jail

201 West Oglethorpe Boulevard, Albany, GA, 31701 229-431-2132

Albany State University Police Jail

504 College Drive, Albany, GA, 31705 229-430-4711

Americus Jail

119 South Lee Street, Americus, GA, 31709 229-924-3677

Georgia Southwestern State University Police Jail

800 Wheatley Street, Americus, GA, 31709 229-928-1390

Sumter County Jail

352 McMath Mill RoadPO Box 726, Americus, GA, 31709 229-924-4094

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