Jonesboro Jail Information

170 South Main Street, Jonesboro, GA, 30236

Jonesboro Jail is a low security city jail located in city of Jonesboro, Clayton County, GA. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Georgia state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in Jonesboro Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Georgia Department of Corrections (DOC)

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

Jonesboro Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Jonesboro Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:170 South Main Street, Jonesboro, GA, 30236
Contact Numbers:770-478-7407
Postal Code:30236
State :Georgia
County:Clayton County
Jail Webpage://

Jonesboro Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Jonesboro 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
170 South Main Street, Jonesboro, GA, 30236

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 770-478-7407.

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 Jonesboro 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 8 nearby jails/prisons

Georgia Diagnostic & Classification State Prison

Highway 36 West Prison Blvd.PO Box 3877, Jackson, GA, 30233 770-504-2000

Troup County Jail

130 Sam Walker Drive, LaGrange, GA, 30240 706-883-1616

Troup County Correctional Institute

2508 Hamilton Road, LaGrange, GA, 30240 706-883-1720

Butts County Jail

835 Ernest Biles Drive, Jackson, GA, 30233 770-775-8216

Charles D. Hudson Transitional Center

100 Jim Hester Road, LaGrange, GA, 30241 706-845-4018

Jackson Jail

116 Byars StreetPO Box 838, Jackson, GA, 30233 770-775-7878

Jonesboro Jail

170 South Main Street, Jonesboro, GA, 30236 770-478-7407

LaGrange Jail

100 Haralson Street, LaGrange, GA, 30241 706-883-2603

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