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Elk County Prison

211 Center Street

Ridgeway, PA  15853

(814) 776-5342

County History:   

Elk county was established in 1843 and named for the Eastern elk, that have historically inhabited the area.  Ridgway is the county seat and St. Mary’s is the largest city.  

County Population:  31,479

Area Code(s):  814

Jail Website:  

County Sheriff:  W. Todd Caltagarone

Elk County Courthouse

250 Main Street – P.O. Box 336

Ridgway, PA 15853

Phone: (814) 776-5353
Fax: (814) 776-5396
Email:  sheriff@countyofelkpa.com

Deputy Sheriff: James M. Borza, Chief Deputy

Crime Stats for St. Mary’s:  St. Mary’s violent crime rate has been declining since 2011 and has consistently been well below the national average.   

Per 1,000 residents, St. Mary’s has no officer information available.  Pennsylvania’s average is 2.61  

County Clerk:  Unknown  

Inmate Search Instructions:  No information available  

Visiting Hours:  

Upon your arrival report to the lobby officer and sign in. Give your name and identification. Lockers are provided for storage of personal items during your visit.  Accepted forms of identification are as follows:

Valid photo driver’s license
Photo identification card issued by the PA Department of Transportation
Valid passport with picture identification
Valid photo military card
Visitors must be eighteen (18).

Sending mail to Inmates:  

John Q. Public

Elk County Prison

225 Center Street
P.O. Box 448

Ridgway, PA  15853

Sending funds to inmates:  No information available  

Working at Elk County:  No information available  

Sex Offender Search:  No information available  

Bail and Bail Bondsmen:  No information available

Elk County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Elk County Probation Department
Location:PO Box 448, Ridgway, Pennsylvania, 15853
Elk County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined63
Avg Daily Population50
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll31
Full time total employees31
Total salaries and wages700000
Other operating expenditures450000
Total construction costs0
Equipment, furnishings, etc0
Year of original construction1885
Year of major renovation1994
Name of new facilitynot applicable


Elk County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201616,366
Number Employed Annual Average, 201615,451
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016915
Unemployment Rate, 20165.6
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201547,826
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Elk County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20142,821
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 20159.3
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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