Morehead Youth Development Center Information

495 Forest Hills Drive, Morehead, KY, 40351

Morehead Youth Development Center is a medium security state prison located in city of Morehead, Rowan County, KY. It houses juvenile inmates below 16 years of age who are convicted for crimes which come under Kentucky 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 Kentucky Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Morehead Youth Development Center including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Morehead Youth Development Center Prison Information

Jail Name :Morehead Youth Development Center
Jail Type :State Prison
Location:495 Forest Hills Drive, Morehead, KY, 40351
Contact Numbers:606-783-8565
Postal Code:40351
State :Kentucky
County:Rowan County
Jail Webpage://

Morehead Youth Development Center Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Morehead Youth Development Center, 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 Kentucky statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
495 Forest Hills Drive, Morehead, KY, 40351

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 606-783-8565.

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 Morehead Youth Development Center 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

Jessamine County Detention Center

229 East Maple Street, Nicholasville, KY, 40356 859-885-4558

Montgomery County Regional Jail

751 Chenault Lane, Mt. Sterling, KY, 40353 859-498-8747

Morehead Youth Development Center

495 Forest Hills Drive, Morehead, KY, 40351 606-783-8565

Morehead Police Jail

105 East Main Street, Morehead, KY, 40351 606-784-7511

Morehead State University Police Jail

150 University Boulevard, Morehead, KY, 40351 606-783-2035

Mt. Sterling Police Detention

35 South Bank Street, Mt. Sterling, KY, 40353 859-498-8720

Nicholasville Police Jail

510 North Main Street, Nicholasville, KY, 40356 859-885-9467

Rowan County Detention Center

121 Lee Avenue, Morehead, KY, 40351 606-784-8457

Forest Hill Station Campus Police Holding

1122 Main Street, Millersburg, KY, 40348 859-484-4911

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