Public Records Online Search

Criminal Records and Contact Info aggregated from real law enforcement agencies and government court houses.

Columbia County Detention Center, GA Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: March 1, 2024
2273 County Camp Road, Appling, GA, 30802

Columbia County Detention Center offender lookup: Charge Information, Release Date, Appeals Court, Who's in jail, Degree, Arrests, Cell Location, Marriage and Divorce Records, Bond, Charge Information, Booking #, Alias, Probate Documents, Bookings, Bond Amount, Mugshots, Charge Information, Booking Date, Incarceration Date, Inmate Roster.

Use this website for informational purposes only.

Columbia County Detention Center is a facility that holds male and female inmates. It is located in Appling, Georgia. Columbia County Detention Center has a mission to provide housing for state offenders and a general labor force supporting Columbia County Government through fields such as road work, vehicle/building maintenance, sanitation, parks and recreation and other government-run departments. Inmates may be pretrial, state or county sentenced.

This site is not owned or operated by any state government agency, read more.


Columbia County Detention Center Prison Information

Jail Name Columbia County Detention Center
Jail Type County Jail
Location 2273 County Camp Road, Appling, GA, 30802
Contact Numbers 706-541-3920
City Appling
Postal Code 30802
State Georgia
County Columbia County
Jail Webpage website

Columbia County Sheriffs Office - Substation

Address 650 Ronald Reagan Drive, Evans, Georgia, 30809
Phone 706-447-7650
Website website

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

Public Records Online Search

Criminal Records and Contact Info aggregated from real law enforcement agencies and government court houses.

Inmate Search

To find an inmate in Columbia County Detention Center, use the website’s online inmate database search. You can narrow search results by the inmate’s name or booking number. The inmate’s booking date range can also be specified.

Sending a Mail

Inmates are allowed to send letters written on plain paper. Do not include any other items in the envelope, including craft items like glue, tape or glitter, newspaper clippings, money, etc. Inmates are not allowed to receive packages.

Send mail to:

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
2273 County Camp Road, Appling, GA, 30802

Sending Money

There are several ways to send funds to an inmate in Columbia County Detention Center. For any of them, be sure to have the inmate’s full name and identification number (ID number), which can be found on the inmate database.

One way is to send funds online through JPay. You will also need the inmate’s ID number and last name. Allow 24 hours for funds to reach the inmate. Fees to transfer funds this way start at $3.50 for up to $20 transferred and raise with the amount of money that you transfer.

You can also call 800-574-5729 to deposit funds with a credit/debit card over the phone. Alternatively, you can visit a MoneyGram location to send funds.

Phone Calls

Family and friends can receive calls from inmates by accepting collect calls or by setting up a prepaid account. Inmates must have funds in their account to place calls. Rates vary, from $0.13 per minute for local calls to $0.75 per minute for international calls.

Visiting Rules

When visiting an inmate, be aware that there are guidelines in place to make sure visits are safe and productive. Upon arriving, you will check in and who photo identification (ID card, passport, military ID card, etc.) Visitors may be subjected to a security screening.

Inmates must provide a list of names that they wish to have as visitors, and only those people can schedule a visit. Visits must be scheduled more than 24 hours in advance.

Do not bring anything with you besides car keys and identification. This includes cell phones, purses, wallets, etc.

Dress appropriately. Clothing must not be revealing, see-through, or too tight. Do not wear sleepwear, clothing containing images/words that are crude or explicit, swimwear, or anything too short or revealing.

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

How Often Can I Visit?

Normally, an inmate is allowed three separate 25-minute visits in a week. Up to two adults can visit at one time, plus children of the inmate.


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Columbia County Prison Statistics

Columbia County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Prison 9
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison 2
Jail Population Held for State Jail 11
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 2
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 1
Jail Population Held for ICE -

Columbia County Jail Admissions By Race

Black Jail Population 93
Asian Jail Population -
White Jail Population 158
Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population 12

Columbia County Prison Population By Race

Native Prison Population -
Other Prison Population 2
Latino Prison Population 11
Asian Prison Population 4
White Prison Population 242
Black Prison Population 181

Columbia County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Admissions 4,375
Male Jail Population 224
Total Jail Population 262
Female Jail Population 46

Columbia County Pretrial Jail Population

Pretrial Jail Population 210
Female Pretrial Jail Population 27
Male Pretrial Jail Population 173

Columbia County Prison Admissions

Total Prison Admissions 143
Black Prison Admissions 51
Other Prison Admissions 5
Native Prison Admissions -
Latino Prison Admissions -
White Prison Admissions 87
Male Prison Admissions 122
Asian Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 21

Columbia County Prison Population

Female Prison Population 46
Total Prison Population 440
Male Prison Population 394