Coastal State Prison

Coastal State Prison is a Georgia Department of Corrections medium-security state prison located in Savannah, near Garden City.[1] The facility houses adult male felons and has a capacity of 1836. It was constructed and opened in 1981 and later renovated in 1999.[2] The prison consists of twelve housing units. Six units contain 36 cells each, divided into 12 two-man cells and 24 four-man cells. Four units have open bay dormitories totaling 846 beds. One unit with 184 beds houses 92 Faith and Character inmates and 92 Incentive Inmates. The prison includes a 74-bed segregation unit and a 12-bed infirmary. This facility also houses an abbreviated diagnostic unit, and a tactical squad.[3] Most recent notable inmate is Burrell Ellis, former CEO of Dekalb County, Georgia, convicted of perjury and sentenced to 5 years to serve 18 months on July 8, 2015.

Coastal State Prison Contact Details

Address: 200 GULF STREAM ROAD, Chatham, GA
City: GARDEN CITY
Zip: 31418
Phone 1: 912-965-6330
Type: State Prison

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
(Inmates in Segregation)
Thursday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
(Inmates in Segregation)
Saturday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
(General Population)
Sunday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
(General Population)
Holiday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
(General Population)