Citrus County Jail Detention Facility

County Jail Calls

2604 W Woodland Ridge Dr,
Lecanto, Florida
Citrus County Jail, Citrus County Detention Facility

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Citrus County Detention Center Information

The Citrus County Jail is also known as the Citrus County Detention Center. It is operated by the CoreCivic, under the authority of the State of Florida.  The Citrus County Jail holds 760 male and female inmates, including state inmates of all custody levels who are probation violators, awaiting trial, sentencing, or transfer to the Florida Department of Corrections or the Federal Bureau of Prisons system.

Citrus County Detention is located in Lecanto, FL, a town with a population of 6,000 in Citrus County.  Lecanto is located approximately 55 miles southwest of Gainesville, FL, and 65 miles northwest of Orlando, FL, off of U.S. Highway 75.

Jurisdictional Control

Citrus County Sheriff, 1 Dr. MLK Jr Ave., Inverness, FL 34450, (352) 726-1121

Judicial Authorities

Citrus County Court, 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, FL 34450, (352) 341-6424

U.S. Marshal Service

The Citrus County Jail Detention Center is used as an inmate holding center for Federal Defendants being tried in U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.

Citrus County Jail Calls

Paytel owns and operates the phones at the Citrus County Jail.  The cost of a 15-minute Florida in-state long distance inmate call using Paytel is $6.00, with out-of-state calls costing $3.15, and local jail phone calls costing $3.00.   For as low as a 75 Cent Pacific Telephone calling routing fee, and an additional $3.00 Paytel connection fee, Pacific Telephone brings the cost of a 15 minute Long distance call from the Citrus Jail down to $3.75 creating a savings of $2.25for in-state-calls and out-of-state calls.  

Citrus County Jail Visiting

Inmates housed in Citrus Jail are allowed one 2-hr visitation each week, which must be scheduled in advance.  Information regarding visiting dates, times, and rules can be found at  It is recommend to call Citrus County Jail visitation at (352) 527-3332 to confirm the visiting schedule before departing for your visit.

FCC Citrus County Jail Call Ruling

Pacific Telephone Company is not affiliated with Paytel or the Citrus Jail. Pacific Telephone can legally, pursuant to a 2013 FCC ruling  FCC Docket Number DA 13-1990, provide call routing services that can cut the cost of inmate calls from the Citrus County Jail. 

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