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Updated on: February 21, 2021

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About Edgar County Jail

Edgar County Jail is located in Paris, Illinois. Edgar County Jail is a minimum-security jail that holds 28 male inmates.

All inmates in this facility are held in dormitories. This facility Keeps Who have medical issues, that can not be placed in the general in general public in their 100-bed long-term care unit.

Edgar County Jail
Facility Name
Edgar County Jail
Facility Type
County Jail
228 North Central Avenue, Paris, IL, 61944
Postal Code
Edgar County
Official Website

Visitation Hours

  • Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
  • 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
  • Holiday Closed

Edgar County Sheriff Department / Edgar County Jail

Jeff D. Wood
228 North Central Avenue, Paris, Illinois, 61944
[email protected]

Inmate Search

On their website, the Edgar County Jail has a public inmate list. These records can be searched by the inmate's last name or by date confined. However, all lists are for people currently serving time in the Edgar County Jail. 

When doing a successful inmate search you will be able to see the inmate’s personal identifying information, along with their mugshot, what agency arrested them, Where they got arrested and what charges they are on.

Sending a Mail

Edgar County Jail inmates are allowed to receive letters. If you want to send a letter to an inmate you will have to send it to the address listed below: 

Inmate's Full Name, ID Number
Edgar County Jail
228 North Central Avenue, Paris, IL, 61944

Make sure you put your return address on the envelope before sending it. Stamps or envelopes are not allowed to be sent with your letters. These items will be either thrown away or returned to you if they are sent. 

Inmates at the Edgar County Jail are allowed to get books, magazines and newspapers in the mail. If you would like to send an inmate any of these items, make sure you have them sent directly from the book store or publisher to the jail. All books will need to be new and paperback. Used and hardcover books are not allowed to be sent to the jail. 

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Sending Money

If you would like to fund an inmate's commissary account, you can do so by sending money orders via US Mail. 

There is a kiosk in the Edgar County Jail lobby that you can use to deposit funds into their account.  The kiosk in the lobby only accepts cash, at this current time. However, there is a service fee of $2.50 per transaction to use this service. The kiosk is available to use 24 hours a day.

Phone Calls

Paytel Communication contracts with the Edgar County Jail for their phone services. Inmates at the Edgar County Jail access these phones easily. These phones are payphones. Inmates are allowed to make phone calls, however, they are not allowed to receive calls. 

All phone calls at the Edgar County Jail are monitored and recorded. Three-way calling is prohibited for the inmates to use. Inmates are only allowed to 15-minutes phone calls. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any fees associated with the collect call. 

Visiting Rules

The Edgar County Jail visitations are Monday through Friday from 7pm to 8pm. 

On the inmates approved visitor sheet an adult must be listed. You will need to show your government ID before visiting. Visitations are only for adults (18 and up). 

Visitations are set up by each pod day. Inmates are allowed to have visitors on their pod day.

Edgar County Prison Statistics

Edgar County Pretrial Jail Population

Male Pretrial Jail Population 21
Pretrial Jail Population 13
Female Pretrial Jail Population 4

Edgar County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 149
Total Jail Population 28
Female Jail Population 5
Male Jail Population 17

Illinois Jail & Prison Phone Call Rates

In-State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.01
Out of State Phone Call Rate Per Minute $0.01

Edgar County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 1
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 17
Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population -


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