Jails & Prisons in Huntsville, Alabama

There are 7 Jails & Prisons in Huntsville, Alabama, serving a population of 190,501 people in an area of 213 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 27,214 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 30 square miles.

In Alabama, Huntsville is ranked 100th of 776 cities in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 98th of 776 cities in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of Huntsville Jails & Prisons

Find Huntsville, Alabama jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentiaries.


Madison County Courthouse Detention Facility 100 Northside Square Huntsville, AL

Madison County Courthouse Facility 100 North Side Square Huntsville, AL

Madison County Detention Facility 815 Wheeler Avenue Northwest Huntsville, AL

Madison County Detention Facility-Annex 1 Fiber Street Northwest Huntsville, AL

Madison County Juvenile Detention Center 817 Cook Avenue Northwest Huntsville, AL

Madison County Main Detention Facility 815 Wheeler Avenue Northwest Huntsville, AL

The Neaves-Davis Center For Children 817 Cook Avenue Northwest Huntsville, AL

About Jails & Prisons

A Huntsville Jail or Prison is a secure facility located in Huntsville, AL where individuals, referred to as inmates, are involuntarily confined and their freedoms and movement are restricted as a consequence of criminal behavior. Huntsville Jails are short-term facilities where inmates either await trial or sentencing for a crime, or serve relatively short sentences. Huntsville Prisons are longer-term facilities where inmates serve out a prison sentence, usually of a year or more, for their crimes.

You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about:
  • Locating Huntsville inmates
  • Finding out who is in Jail or Prison
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Performing Huntsville background checks
  • Contacting, visiting and sending money to inmates