Clay County Jail

The Clay County Jail is located in Ashland, Alabama. This facility is operated by the Clay County Sheriff's Department and houses inmates who have been arrested by local county or municipal law enforcement. The capacity of this facility is 480. 

Inmates at the Clay County Jail may be awaiting trial or sentencing, or they may be serving a sentence after being convicted of a crime. This facility also houses inmates who are waiting to be transferred to their assigned Alabama Department of Corrections facility. 

To see a list of current inmates who have been booked into the Clay County Jail, click here.

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Visiting Hours and Rules

Please call the Clay County Jail to find out visiting hours and rules.

Physical Address

Clay County Jail
41771 Alabama 77
Ashland, Alabama, 36251

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General Phone Number

(251) 275-8156

Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Clay County Jail
℅ Inmate name
41771 Alabama 77
Ashland, Alabama, 36251

All inmate mail must be properly addressed. The inmate's name and address are REQUIRED on all mail, or it will be returned to the sender. A valid return address is required on all incoming mail, if no return address is provided the incoming mail will be destroyed. ALL incoming and outgoing inmate mail is subject to search.

How to Call an Inmate

You can't call an inmate who is housed at the Clay County Jail, but they do have access to phones and are allowed to make outgoing calls.

How to Send Money

You can add money to a Clay County Jail inmate's commissary account at the kiosk in the lobby. You can also mail a check or money order directly to the inmate by using the inmate mailing address listed above. The online option to add money to an inmate's commissary/phone account is through Jail ATM.

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Careers at Clay County Jail

If you are interested in a career with the Sheriff's Department and would like more information about the job openings at the Clay County Jail, click here.