Gulf Correctional Institution Information

850-639-1000
500 Ike Steele Road, Wewahitchka, FL, 32465-0010


Gulf Correctional Institution is a medium security state prison located in city of Wewahitchka, Gulf County, FL. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Florida 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 Florida Department of Corrections (FLDOC)

Below we have given information about the Gulf Correctional Institution including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Gulf Correctional Institution Prison Information

Jail Name :Gulf Correctional Institution
Jail Type :State Prison
Location:500 Ike Steele Road, Wewahitchka, FL, 32465-0010
Contact Numbers:850-639-1000
Capacity:1568
City:Wewahitchka
Postal Code:32465-0010
State :Florida
County:Gulf County
Jail Webpage://www.dc.state.fl.us/facilities/region1/109.html

Gulf Correctional Institution Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Gulf Correctional Institution, 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 Florida statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
500 Ike Steele Road, Wewahitchka, FL, 32465-0010

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 850-639-1000.

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 Gulf Correctional Institution 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 6 nearby jails/prisons

Gulf Correctional Institution

500 Ike Steele Road, Wewahitchka, FL, 32465-0010 850-639-1000

Gulf Correctional Institution Annex

699 Ike Steele Road, Wewahitchka, FL, 32465-0010 850-639-1000

Apalachee Correctional Institution East (Male)

35 Apalachee Drive, Sneads, FL, 32460-4166 850-718-0688

Apalachee Correctional Institution, West Unit

52 West Union Drive, Sneads, FL, 32460-4165 850-718-0577

Gulf Forestry Camp

3222 DOC Whitfield Road, White City, FL, 32465 850-827-4000

Sneads Jail

PO Box 126, Sneads, FL, 32460 850-593-6403

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