Allegany County NY Jail

County Jail

Last Updated: December 06, 2022
4884 SR 19, Belmont, NY 14813-9506

Allegany Co Jail is for County Jail offenders sentenced up to twenty four months.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for County - medium facility.

The phone carrier is Global Tel Link (GTL) - ConnectNetwork, to see their rates and best-calling plans for your inmate to call you.

If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

Satellite View of Allegany County NY Jail

You can support your loved ones at Allegany Co Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 585-268-9803.

When someone you care about gets locked up, it's tough to figure out all the ins and outs of jail life. From sending mail to visiting, there are a lot of things to sort out. And getting info about the arrest? Not always easy. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get a handle on how things work at Allegany County NY Jail so you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Allegany Co Jail is a detention center located at 4884 SR 19 Belmont, NY which is operated locally by the Allegany County Sheriff's Office and holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates are here for less than two years. Allegany County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Belmont Police Department, and the US Marshal's Service.

New detainees arrive at the jail regularly, with some being released on bail, placed under pretrial services caseloads, supervised by probation agencies, or released on recognizance with a court appearance agreement. Those who are not released await their court appearances at the jail, receiving accommodations including bedding and meals. You can see all the arrest records for New York here.

All items must be sent through the mail. ALL ITEMS MUST BE BRAND NEW & IN THE UNOPENED ORIGINAL PACKAGE

Underwear- must be white
Bras-must be white. NO underwire
T-Shirt-must be white with sleeves. No tanks.
Bath towel- White only. Must not exceed 30” x 56”.
Thermal Underwear- Tops & Bottoms
DVD’s- (approved will become property of the jail. If you choose not to donate them, they will be returned unopened at your expense).
Puzzle Books- No writing inside
Magazines-No pornographic material.
Books-Soft cover only.
Writing Tablet-No writing.
Drawing Pad-No larger than 9” x 12”
Pocket Calendar-Soft cover only. No larger than 4” x 6”

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in New York. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Allegany County NY Jail.

The second section features the InmateAid Inmate Search tool, providing a user-generated database of inmates. You can access this resource to utilize any of InmateAid's services. If you require assistance in creating an inmate profile to maintain communication, please contact us at, and we'll gladly help you locate your loved one.

As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason, they charge to access it.

Visitation Information

Allegany County NY Jail - Visitation

Visiting Hours

Saturday and Sunday only

  • 9:30 am to 10:30 am (males)
  • 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm (males)
  • 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm (females)
  • 5:30 to 6:30 pm (males)
  • 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm (males)

To schedule a visit: Call 585-268-9428 You must call at least 24hrs in advance of the visitation time Each Inmate shall be entitled to receive a 15 minute, non-contact visit within 24 hours after admission to the facility. After the initial 24 hours visit, inmates need to be classified before they can begin regular weekly visits. The classification process can take 5 to 15 business days. Each inmate will then be entitled to two (2) one hour visits each week. Visiting days are on Saturday and Sunday ONLY.

Ask The Inmate

Ask a former inmate questions at no charge. The inmate answering has spent considerable time in the federal prison system, state and county jails, and in a prison that was run by the private prison entity CCA. Ask your question or browse previous questions in response to comments or further questions of members of the InmateAid community.