Ida County Jail, IA

Updated on: June 28, 2022

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Ida County Jail, Ida County, County Jail


401 Moorehead Street, Ida Grove, IA, 51445


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The Ida County Jail first and foremost opened its doors back in 1982. It was not until 2000 when the Ida County Jail saw a much-needed renovation and expansion.

The Ida County Jail originally only had a capacity of housing 50 inmates and after the expansions and renovation in 2000, the Ida County Jail can house up to 8 inmates. This makes Ida County Jail one of the bigger county jails within the entire state of Ida Grove.

Ida County Sheriffs Office / Ida County Jail

Address: 401 Moorehead Street, Ida Grove, Iowa, 51445

Phone: 712-364-3146

Fax: 712-364-2746

Website: website

Sending a Mail/Care Package

All mail coming into the facility will be required to be sent in by the United States Postal Service. You can send the following items to the facility:

  • Magazines

  • Letters

  • Books

  • Photos

  • Newspapers

Sending Money

You are probably wondering why an inmate will need money in the Ida County Jail. They need money to use the telephone and they need money for extra things that the Ida County Jail does not supply.

You can mail or drop off the money order at your leisure.

Phone calls

Securus Technologies is more than a phone service here at the Ida County Jail. It also operates their video visitation as well.

Inmates are limited to having 15-minute phone calls throughout 7 am to 10 pm. The telephones are in the common area in the housing units.

Inmates can use them when they have some downtime to talk to their loved ones back home.


Visitation at the Ida County Jail will run every day between the hours of 8 am to 10:30 pm. The visits at the Ida County Jail will strictly be video visits using a video visit software.

All visitors will be required to have an account with the video visitation software to be able to visit. Inmates can have 20 minutes for this video visit.

You can visit the inmate using this software directly from the video stations that are in the jail lobby or you can do so at home.

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


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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