Jails & Prisons in Ketchikan, Alaska

There are 2 Jails & Prisons in Ketchikan, Alaska, serving a population of 8,195 people in an area of 5 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 4,097 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 2 square miles.

In Alaska, Ketchikan is ranked 18th of 365 cities in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 3rd of 365 cities in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of Ketchikan Jails & Prisons

Find Ketchikan, Alaska jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentiaries.


Ketchikan Correctional Center 1201 Schoenbar Road Ketchikan, AK

Ketchikan Regional Youth Facility 3058 5th Avenue Ketchikan, AK

About Ketchikan Gateway Borough Jails & Prisons

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