Hill Correctional Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

Hill Correctional Center


600 South Linwood Road PO Box 1327, Galesburg, IL, 61402


Situated in Galesburg, Illinois is home to the Hill Correctional Center.

The Hill Correctional Center is classified as a medium and minimum-security state facility. The Hill Correctional Center is designed to hold over 1867 inmates.

The Hill Correctional Center only houses adult male inmates.

You should note that the Hill Correctional Center is composed of a few different multi-story buildings. The Hill Correctional Center is nestled on 52 acres of land. The Hill Correctional Center has six-story tower. This six-story tower is where the inmates are housed.

You should note that the inmates are housed in multiple people cell blocks. However, those inmates who are dangerous or at a security risk will be housed in one of the 48 single cells located in the administrative segregation unit.

The Hill Correctional Center comes equipped with a medical facility. The medical facility will treat inmate’s health issues. The medical facility also has an on-site dental clinic as well.

The Hill Correctional Center has a top-notch program known as the New Direction. This program is a 28-day intensive treatment for alcohol and drug addiction.

Hill Correctional Center — General Information

Facility Name Hill Correctional Center
Facility Type State Prison
Capacity 1867
Address 600 South Linwood Road PO Box 1327, Galesburg, IL, 61402
Phone 309-343-4212
City Galesburg
Postal Code 61402
State Illinois
County Knox County
Official Website http://www.illinois.gov/idoc/facilities/Pages/hillcorrectionalcenter.aspx

Sending a Mail/Care Package

You will be permitted to communicate with an inmate in the Hill Correctional Center through letters.

Inmates can send you letters. You can send inmates letters.

You can also send inmates books, photographs, newspapers, and even magazines as well. All books will need to be new and paperback. These items will be required to be sent to the facility from the publisher or bookstore.

Keep in mind that everything that you send to the Hill Correctional Center will also be opened and examined prior to the correctional staff giving it to the inmate it is addressed to. The Hill Correctional Center does this to ensure nothing is coming in the facility that should not be.

Sending Money

The Hill Correctional Center uses JPay.

What is JPay you may ask?

JPay is a website and/or software where it allows the family and friends to easily deposit money into the account within a few minutes.

You should note that the JPay also will incur a fee when you use their service. You will also be able to deposit money by calling JPay as well.

Phone calls

Phone calls are the best time of the day for inmates. Phone calls at the Hill Correctional Center are going to be capped at 15-minutes.

The Hill Correctional Center wants to ensure that every offender has every chance to use the phone.

All outgoing calls from the Hill Correctional Center will be recorded and monitored for safety.

Visiting Hours

Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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