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Swain County Jail, NC

Updated on: February 14, 2024

Swain County Jail, Swain County, County Jail


95 Brendle Street, Bryson City, NC, 28713

North Carolina

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Bryson City, North Carolina is home to the Swain County Jail.

Swain County Jail is home to adult inmates who come from a medium-security level.

The Swain County Jail offers work assignments for inmates who show a great example of behavior. These work assignments will pay a small salary.

Swain County Sheriffs Department

Address: 95 Brendle Street, Bryson City, North Carolina, 28713

Phone: 828-488-4844

Fax: 828-488-0481

Email: [email protected]

Website: website

Sending a Mail/Care Package

When sending any mail to the Swain County Jail, you will need to us the United States Postal Service.

The Swain County Jail will NOT accept mail from FedEx, UPS, or any other service.

Sending Money

The easiest way to fund an inmate’s books is to bring a money order down to the Swain County Jail when you are going to visit them. The correctional officers in the lobby can deposit the money into the inmate’s accounts. Money will be available in a few days for the inmate to use.

Phone calls

Inmates will have the choice between making collect calls or using the phone service that the Swain County Jail provides, NCIC Inmate Telephone Services.

The NCIC Inmate Telephone Services is a third-party service that inmates and their families can opt in. This service is not free. This service will require inmates to have money in their phone account, if they want to make calls home.

Inmates are limited to 15-minute calls daily. This is to allow all inmates in the Swain County Jail to have time to use the telephone.


The Swain County Jail will allow family and friends of these inmates to have non-contact visits with their loved ones.

These non-contact visits will be behind glass walls. You will not have any chance to kiss or hug the inmate.

All visits in the Swain County Jail will be heavily monitored.

Inmates are permitted to have up to two visits per day. Visits can be anytime during the week from 9 am to 6 pm.

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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