Effingham County Jail, GA

Updated on: January 29, 2021
Effingham County Jail

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Effingham County Jail - General Information

Facility Name: Effingham County Jail
Facility Type: County Jail
Address: 130 First Street Extention, Springfield, GA, 31329
Phone: 912-754-3449
Capacity: 256
Facility Type: Adult
City: Springfield
Postal Code: 31329
State: Georgia
County: Effingham County
Official Website: http://www.effinghamsheriff.org/JAIL.aspx

Effingham County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff: Jimmy R. McDuffie
Address: PO Box 1015, Springfield, Georgia, 31329
Phone: 912-754-3449
Fax: 912-754-7031
Website: http://www.effinghamsheriff.org/

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The Effingham County Jail opened as a solution to housing prisoners safely, efficiently and humanely.

The jail can hold up to 256 inmates.

The prison is operated and maintained by Effingham County Sheriff’s Office.

We have given below important need to know information such as how to find someone at Effingham County Jail, how to send money, mail, and visit inmates.

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Finding someone in Effingham County Jail in Springfield is very easy now. The facility has their jail roster open to the public. You can find their jail tracker on the Effingham County Jail website.

You can search the records by the inmates first and last name. When doing a successful search, you will see their booking number, personal identifying information, what charges they have on them, and even see their mugshot.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates can get letters, photographs, and money orders for their commissary account. The photos cannot be in sexual nature or contain any sort of nudity.

You will need to address the envelope as follows:

(Inmate’s Name)
In Care of the Effingham County Jail
130 First Street Extention, Springfield, GA, 31329

Sending Money

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You can fund the inmate’s commissary account by going to the kiosk in the Effingham County Jail lobby. You can use the kiosk 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. At the kiosk cash, Visa, Discover, and Mastercard’s will be accepted.

If you do not live close to the jail or do not feel like going down to the jail, you can mail a money order to the jail itself. All money orders must be payable to the Effingham County Jail.


All visits in Effingham County Jail cannot be guaranteed. The Sheriff or his or her designee will either approve or deny visits.

You should get to the jail at least 15 minutes before your visit appointment time.

Please know that all your belongings should stay in your car. You will not be able to bring anything into the visitation room. Visitors will be subjected to searches. Visitors must adhere to a strict dress code. Jail staff can deny visitation for any circumstances.

How Often Can I Visit?

Inmates are only allowed to have one visit per calendar week. This visit can have a maximum of three people. This count also includes children.

Visiting Hours

Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

The visiting starts in first in, first out type of fashion. No new visitors will be allowed in 45 minutes before the end of the visit day. 45 minutes before the end of the visit day officers start escorting those who were first in out of the visitor room.

Effingham County Prison Statistics

Effingham County Jail Admissions
Total Jail Admissions 415
Total Jail Population 369
Female Jail Population 28
Male Jail Population 321
Effingham County Jail Admissions By Race
Asian Jail Population -
Black Jail Population 188
Latino Jail Population 4
Native Jail Population -
White Jail Population 157
Effingham County Pretrial Jail Population
Pretrial Jail Population 93
Female Pretrial Jail Population 9
Male Pretrial Jail Population 72
Effingham County Jail Held Inmates
Jail Population Held for State Prison 349
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 1
Jail Population Held for State Jail 1
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 1
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 1
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Effingham County Prison Admissions
Total Prison Admissions 71
Female Prison Admissions 7
Male Prison Admissions 64
Asian Prison Admissions -
Black Prison Admissions 25
Latino Prison Admissions -
Native Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 46
Other Prison Admissions -
Effingham County Prison Population
Total Prison Population 205
Female Prison Population 14
Male Prison Population 191
Effingham County Prison Population By Race
Asian Prison Population -
Black Prison Population 84
Latino Prison Population -
Native Prison Population -
White Prison Population 119
Other Prison Population 2

Effingham County, Georgia Warrants, Arrests


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