Mercer County Jail

Mercer County Jail, IL, Aledo, Sheriff Bookings

Updated on: January 25, 2021
State
Illinois
City
Aledo
Postal Code
61231
County
Mercer County
Phone Number
309-582-5020
Location
906 Southwest 3rd Street, Aledo, IL, 61231

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About Mercer County Jail

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Mercer County Jail is a minimum-security correctional facility in Aledo, Mercer County, Illinois. This adult-only facility hosts inmates from all of Mercer County under the governorship of the Illinois Sherriff. It houses about 102 inmates under the supervision of over 113 staff members.

Each year the jail has about 3224 bookings with an average of 9 daily. Inmates housed here are incarcerated for different levels of crime, most are sentenced for less than one year while others are waiting to go for trial.

Mercer County Sheriffs Office / Mercer County Jail

Address
906 Southwest 3rd Street, Aledo, Illinois, 61231
Phone
309-582-5194
Fax
309-582-5158

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates at Mercer County Jail are allowed to send and receive mails and some packages. However, this is under strict guidelines; certain items such as perfumes, staples, bookmarks, drugs, among others, are prohibited. Mails are also expected to have a return address for them to be delivered to the relevant inmates. The mailing address is:

Mercer County Jail
Inmate's Name (No Inmate number required)
906 Southwest 3rd Street, Aledo, IL, 61231

Sending Money

Inmates at Mercer County Jail, Illinois are allowed to have commissary. Friends and family members of the inmate can deposit funds into these accounts through the following means:

Phone calls

Inmates at the Mercer County Jail are permitted to make calls to an approved list of friends and family members. Find more details on facility’s official website.

Visitation

The Mercer County Jail allows inmates to receive visitors at the appointed time. The 30-minutes visits are scheduled according to an inmate’s housing unit. Visitors are expected to make appointments at 309-582-5020 before dropping by to visit their loved ones.

Visiting Hours

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
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

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Mercer County Overview

County Seat:
Aledo
Year Organized:
1825
Total Square Miles:
568.694
2018 Population:
15618
Persons/Square Mile:
27

County structure

Government Type:
County
Authority:
Dillon's Rule
Legislative Body:
Board of Commissioners
Size of Legislative Body:
10

Demographics

2018 Population:
15618
25 to 64 Years of Age:
49.94%
65 Years of Age and Older:
21.67%