Alachua County Jail

Alachua County Jail, FL Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: February 4, 2021
Postal Code
Alachua County
Phone Number
(352) 491-4449 or (352) 491-4459
3333 Northeast 39th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32609

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In Gainesville City, Florida is the home of the Alachua County Jail.

The Alachua County Jail is an adult-only facility. This means there will be no person under the age of 18 in the facility.

The Alachua County Jail is only designed to house up to 1148 inmates at one time. Most of these inmates are not sentenced and waiting to either start their trial or waiting to see the judge.

Alachua County Sheriffs Department / Alachua County Jail

3333 Northeast 39th Avenue, Gainesville, Florida, 32609

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Yes, you can stay in contact with an inmate in the Alachua County Jail through written communication.

You can have the chance to send:

  • New Paperback Books

  • Letters

  • Photos

  • Magazines

  • Newspapers

Sending Money

Inmate was asking you for some funds.

If so, you will need to get a hold of a money order. You will need to have the inmate’s information on this money order as well.

If you are local, you are welcome to drop the money order off in the lobby of the Alachua County Jail.

If you are not local, you can mail a money order at the address above.

Phone calls

The Alachua County Jail uses Securus Technologies for their inmate phone service. The Securus Technologies is a phone service that is used through many jails and prisons within the United States.

Securus Technologies allows you to have a few plans that you can choose from.

If you choose to use this service, you will need to ensure that the inmate has money on their phone account.


Inmates in the Alachua County Jail will be permitted to have two visits per visiting day. You can visit the inmates Monday through Friday between 9 am to 6 pm.

In order to visit an inmate, you will be required to show your driver’s license. You will also be required to not have any of your personal belongings on your body.

You will undergo a thorough search before being brought to the visitation room.

Visiting 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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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