Bell County Central Jail

County Jail

Last Updated: October 01, 2023
113 W Central Ave, Belton, TX 76513

Bell County Central 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.

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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 Bell County Central Jail

You can support your loved ones at Bell County Central Jail on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 254-933-5400.

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 Bell County Central Jail so you can stay connected and support your loved one behind bars.

The Bell County Central Jail is a detention center located at 113 W Central Ave Belton, TX which is operated locally by the Bell 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. Bell County accepts inmates from surrounding towns, Belton 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 Texas here.

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in Texas. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Bell County Central 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

Bell County Central Jail - Visitation

Walk-in Visitation Hours at the Loop Jail

Wednesdays, Saturdays, & Sundays only: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Visitation Information & Rules

* Visits start at 9:00 AM until 7:00 PM.
* Two visits per person per week (Sunday-Saturday).
* Each visit is 20 minutes.
* Visitors arriving later in the evening must be in the lobby by 6:40 PM & have pulled a number from the red dispenser on the wall in order to visit.
* Visitors 17 and older are required to have a Governmental photo ID & be on the inmate's approved visitor list.
* Children 16 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult and have a student ID card.
* Unacceptable clothing: shorts, cut-off jeans, tube tops, tank tops, halter tops, mini skirts, or any other revealing clothing as deemed by the front desk.
* Visitors that violate visitation rules will be suspended from visiting in the future.

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.