Jails & Prisons in Webster County, Iowa

There are 3 Jails & Prisons in Webster County, Iowa, serving a population of 36,945 people in an area of 716 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 12,315 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 238 square miles.

In Iowa, Webster County is ranked 57th of 99 counties in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 25th of 99 counties in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of Webster County Jails & Prisons

Find Webster County, Iowa jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentiaries.


Fort Dodge Correctional Facility 1550 L Street Fort Dodge, IA

Fort Dodge Residential Center 311 1st Avenue South Fort Dodge, IA

Webster County Jail 702 1st Avenue South Fort Dodge, IA

About Webster County Jails & Prisons

A Webster County Jail or Prison is a secure facility located in Webster County, IA where individuals, referred to as inmates, are involuntarily confined and their freedoms and movement are restricted as a consequence of criminal behavior. Webster County Jails are short-term facilities where inmates either await trial or sentencing for a crime, or serve relatively short sentences. Webster County 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 Webster County inmates
  • Finding out who is in Jail or Prison
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Performing Webster County background checks
  • Contacting, visiting and sending money to inmates

Webster County Jail and Prison Statistics

Find Webster County Jail Admissions By Race, Pretrial Jail Population, Jail Held Inmates, Prison Admissions, and Prison Population By Race. Data Source: U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics; National Prisoner Statistics (NPS) Program, Prisoners In 2015.

Webster County Jail Admissions
Total Jail Admissions800
Total Jail Population49
Female Jail Population6
Male Jail Population47
Webster County Jail Admissions By Race
Asian Jail Population-
Black Jail Population14
Latino Jail Population1
Native Jail Population1
White Jail Population37
Webster County Pretrial Jail Population
Pretrial Jail Population38
Female Pretrial Jail Population4
Male Pretrial Jail Population37
Webster County Jail Held Inmates
Jail Population Held for State Prison53
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison2
Jail Population Held for State Jail3
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail-
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies1
Jail Population Held for ICE-
Webster County Prison Admissions
Total Prison Admissions90
Female Prison Admissions13
Male Prison Admissions77
Asian Prison Admissions-
Black Prison Admissions23
Latino Prison Admissions7
Native Prison Admissions-
White Prison Admissions57
Other Prison Admissions3
Webster County Prison Population
Total Prison Population144
Female Prison Population14
Male Prison Population130
Webster County Prison Population By Race
Asian Prison Population-
Black Prison Population36
Latino Prison Population8
Native Prison Population7
White Prison Population90
Other Prison Population3