Jails & Prisons in Peoria County, Illinois

There are 3 Jails & Prisons in Peoria County, Illinois, serving a population of 186,145 people in an area of 620 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 62,048 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 206 square miles.

In Illinois, Peoria County is ranked 88th of 102 counties in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 26th of 102 counties in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of Peoria County Jails & Prisons

Find Peoria County, Illinois jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentiaries.


Peoria County Jail 301 North Maxwell Road Peoria, IL

Peoria County Jail 301 North Maxwell Road Bellevue, IL

Peoria County Juvenile Detention Center 223 North Maxwell Road Peoria, IL

About Peoria County Jails & Prisons

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

Peoria County Jail and Prison Statistics

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

Peoria County Jail Admissions
Total Jail Admissions9,558
Total Jail Population336
Female Jail Population37
Male Jail Population268
Peoria County Jail Admissions By Race
Asian Jail Population1
Black Jail Population185
Latino Jail Population2
Native Jail Population-
White Jail Population93
Peoria County Pretrial Jail Population
Pretrial Jail Population195
Female Pretrial Jail Population24
Male Pretrial Jail Population172
Peoria County Jail Held Inmates
Jail Population Held for State Prison10
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison-
Jail Population Held for State Jail4
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail1
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies20
Jail Population Held for ICE-