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Suwannee County Jail

Suwannee County Jail, FL Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Updated on: July 18, 2023
Live Oak
Postal Code
Suwannee County
Phone Number
386-364-3776, 386-364-3778
200 South Ohio Avenue MLK Avenue, Live Oak, FL, 32064

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The Suwannee County Jail is a medium-security detention center located in Live Oak, Florida and was built in 1993. This county jail is operated locally by the Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office and holds inmates who are awaiting trial or sentencing.

The mission of the Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office is to “ensure fair and equal administration of the law, preserving public safety and doing so with professionalism and unity of purpose, while being good stewards of the public’s trust.”

Inmates in the Suwannee County Jail are offered a variety of programs, including substance abuse and religious programs. The goal of these inmates is to leave in better shape than they arrived and to be equipped to live a productive life in society.

All inmates in custody of Suwannee County Jail have three meals a day, recreation time, and medical care.

Suwannee County Sheriffs Office

200 Ohio Avenue South, Live Oak, Florida, 32064

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

All inmates of the Suwannee County Jail may send and receive postcards only through the U.S. Postal Service.

Mail sent to an inmate should be addressed as follows:

Inmate's Name

200 South Ohio Avenue MLK Avenue, Live Oak, FL, 32064

A return address and full name is required for all mail sent to the facility. If no name or return address is present, the mail will be discarded.

Inmates may receive paperback books; however, they must be brand new and sent from the publisher or bookstore where the book was purchased. Materials of a sexual or violent nature are not permitted and will be returned to sender.

Sending Money

Suwannee County Jail contracts with TurnKey Corrections to provide its inmates with commissary needs. You can deposit money for an inmate’s account one of three ways:

Use the kiosk in the jail’s lobby. You can use cash or credit cards.

Go online to visit and make an account. You can use a credit card to deposit money.

Mail-in a money order using the following address:

Suwannee County Jail, Inmate Accounts

200 South Ohio Avenue MLK Avenue, Live Oak, FL, 32064

Phone calls

Suwannee County Jail uses the third-party company, Encartele, to provide phone services. If you want to communicate via phone with an inmate at Suwannee County Jail, you will need to make an account with this company using this website


Inmates are allowed one 15-minute visit on their visitation day. Three visitors are allowed for each inmate at one tie. A valid ID is required from each visitor. Visitation is a first-come, first basis.

Visitation hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM to 9 PM and on Saturdays and Sundays from 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM.

All visits are non-contact and through a glass window. The inmate and visitor will speak through a phone. All visits are monitored by staff.

The Suwannee County Jail staff will turn anyone away who is not dressed appropriately for visitation.

The following clothing is inappropriate for visitation:

Any clothing that is too revealing
see-through material
Any undergarments that are showing

Shorts and skirts that are above the mid-thigh

Clothing promoting gang affiliation
Anything displaying drugs, weapons or profanity
Clothing depicting anything obscene

Call 386-364-3776, 386-364-3778 to ask specific questions about the Suwannee County Jail Visitation Dress Code guidelines or click here for complete instructions.

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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