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Jefferson County Jail, OH Inmate Search, Mugshots, Prison Roster

Updated on: July 13, 2023
16001 State Road 7, Steubenville, OH, 43952

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Jefferson County Jail is located in Steubenville, Ohio. It consists of a booking/release center, a direct supervision facility, a main facility jail, and a work release center. In addition to providing work release opportunities, the Jefferson County Jail system seeks to develop and provide educational programs to help deter future criminal behavior from released inmates.


Jefferson County Jail Prison Information

Jail Name Jefferson County Jail
Jail Type County Jail
Location 16001 State Road 7, Steubenville, OH, 43952
Contact Numbers 740-283-8600
City Steubenville
Postal Code 43952
State Ohio
County Jefferson County
Jail Webpage website

Jefferson County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff Fred J. Abdalla
Address 16001 Ohio 7, Steubenville, Ohio, 43952
Phone 740-283-8600
Fax 740-283-8598

Inmate Resources for Family and Friends

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Inmate Search

The Jefferson County Jail website hosts a search engine where one can locate an inmate by entering their full last name and first name (or partial parts of the first name.) There is also a daily booking report that lists persons booked within the past 24 hours.

Call 740-283-8600 with any questions about information retrieved from the website, as it is not guaranteed to be totally accurate.

Sending a Mail

Family and friends are encouraged to carry on correspondence with their inmate. Letters can be sent along with five photos per envelope (no larger than 5x7.) Photos and pictures must not contain inappropriate content. Do not send any other items in the envelope, and do not spray perfume or use white out, glue, lipstick, etc. Do not use a padded envelope.

You cannot send care packages, but you can order softcover books, magazines and newspapers directly from a publishing company like Amazon. Have them delivered USPS to the inmate’s address.

Send all mail to:

Inmate Name
Inmate Booking Number
Jefferson County Jail
16001 State Road 7, Steubenville, OH, 43952

Sending Money

Family and friends of an inmate are allowed to send money to and receive funds from an inmate.

There are a variety of ways that one can send money to an inmate. Funds in the form of a money order can be mailed to

Inmate Name
Jail Number and housing area
Jefferson County Jail
16001 State Road 7, Steubenville, OH, 43952

Include your name and address on all items except for government issued checks.

Funds can also be deposited online via Western Union or by visiting a Western Union location in person. Include the following information:

Pay to: Jefferson County Corr Inmate Comm
Code City/State
Acct#: Include inmate's booking number, last name and first name
Attention line: Include six-digit date of birth (i.e. MMDDYY)

Phone Calls

Inmates at Jefferson County Jail are allowed to make outgoing calls to family and friends who create accounts with the Jefferson County Jail’s telephone system. These accounts allow you to load money into your account so that you can receive calls, even to your cell phone. Family and friends cannot make calls to the inmate.

Ensure that your inmate has enough funds in their commissary account to place a call.

Visiting Rules

Visitation at Jefferson County Jail is allowed for family and friends through video. Each inmate can have three video visits per week. Attorneys and law enforcement officials are allowed to meet in person with an inmate. Much like all visits or phone calls, video visits may be monitored and/or recorded.

Each visit is allowed three family/friends. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. All visitors must wear modest clothing with no profane images or language. Visitors must not be under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Talk quietly and do not be disruptive. For a full list of visitation rules, check the Jefferson County Jail website.

The video visitation center is open from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. everyday. Call 740-283-8600 to make an appointment ahead of time, and arrive 15 minutes before your visit time. If you are late you will not be permitted to visit your inmate. Bring only a valid form of photo identification, a set of car keys, and your wallet.

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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

Jefferson County Prison Statistics

Jefferson County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for State Jail 45
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail -
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies -
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Prison 5

Jefferson County Jail Admissions By Race

Native Jail Population -
Latino Jail Population -
Asian Jail Population -
Black Jail Population 48
White Jail Population 65

Jefferson County Jail Admissions

Total Jail Population 95
Female Jail Population 22
Total Jail Admissions 2,448
Male Jail Population 91

Jefferson County Pretrial Jail Population

Female Pretrial Jail Population 4
Pretrial Jail Population 23
Male Pretrial Jail Population 29

Jefferson County Prison Admissions

Latino Prison Admissions -
Female Prison Admissions 13
Native Prison Admissions -
Black Prison Admissions 37
Other Prison Admissions 2
Male Prison Admissions 74
White Prison Admissions 54
Total Prison Admissions 87
Asian Prison Admissions -