Opened: 1955 Warden: Jerry Ferrell Phone: (251) 368-8122 Mailing Address: Fountain 3800
G.K. Fountain Correctional Facility originated in 1928 as the Moffett Prison Farm, later renamed Atmore Prison Farm until it burned in 1949. The facility was eventually rebuilt in 1955 and has a capacity for 855 medium custody inmates. The facility was named in honor of an officer killed in the line of duty. Located on 8,200 acres about seven miles north of Atmore on State Highway 21, Fountain maintains cattle, agricultural operations, and vegetable gardens. Additionally, the facility offers vocational programs through the nearby Jefferson Davis Community College. Fountain has an annual budget of approximately $8,132,000.
Atmore, AL 36503-3800 Street Address: 9677 Hwy 21 N
Atmore, AL 36503 Capacity: 1109
Security level of prison: medium & minimum
Death row – no
The hole – The Ad/Seg unit is locked in the Fountain Correctional Facility section
Daily Lockdown Hours - only during sleeping hours