J.B. Wheeler State Jail
Wheeler State Jail, sometimes referred to as Wheeler Unit, is a minimum security state run jail located in Plainview Texas, part of Hale County. Wheeler State Jail houses a maximum of 576 male offenders who range from short term J1, and J2 commitments, to G1, and G2 long term minimum security offenders. The facility is situated on 601 acres and is co-located with the Formby State Jail. These two facilities work in cooperation with one another in many of the agricultural operations that employ offenders including a unit garden, caring for security horses, and in contract farming. Inmate's can also be assigned work detail that includes facility maintenance..
J.B. Wheeler State Jail Contact Details
Mailing to Inmates and Staff
Inmate Visiting Days and Hours
|Day of Week||Hours|
|Saturday||8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.|
|Sunday||8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.|