Jails & Prisons in Monroe County, Mississippi

There are 2 Jails & Prisons in Monroe County, Mississippi, serving a population of 35,967 people in an area of 765 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 17,983 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 382 square miles.

In Mississippi, Monroe County is ranked 50th of 82 counties in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 57th of 82 counties in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of Monroe County Jails & Prisons

Find Monroe County, Mississippi jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentiaries.

Monroe County Detention Center 700 North Meridian Street Aberdeen, MS

Monroe County Detention Facility PO Box 683 Aberdeen, MS

About Monroe County Jails & Prisons

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

Monroe County Jail and Prison Statistics

Find Monroe 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.

Monroe County Jail Admissions
Total Jail Admissions150
Total Jail Population111
Female Jail Population8
Male Jail Population89
Monroe County Jail Admissions By Race
Asian Jail Population-
Black Jail Population53
Latino Jail Population-
Native Jail Population-
White Jail Population43
Monroe County Pretrial Jail Population
Pretrial Jail Population49
Female Pretrial Jail Population11
Male Pretrial Jail Population76
Monroe County Jail Held Inmates
Jail Population Held for State Prison38
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison-
Jail Population Held for State Jail4
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail-
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies5
Jail Population Held for ICE-
Monroe County Prison Admissions
Total Prison Admissions78
Female Prison Admissions8
Male Prison Admissions70
Asian Prison Admissions-
Black Prison Admissions40
Latino Prison Admissions-
Native Prison Admissions-
White Prison Admissions38
Other Prison Admissions-
Monroe County Prison Population
Total Prison Population182
Female Prison Population11
Male Prison Population171
Monroe County Prison Population By Race
Asian Prison Population-
Black Prison Population98
Latino Prison Population-
Native Prison Population-
White Prison Population84
Other Prison Population-