Bay Correctional Facility

5400 Bayline Drive
Panama City, Florida
(850) 769-1455




From I-10 take Exit 130 (US-231 South). Approximately 12 miles south of Youngstown, look for Bay Industrial Park on the left. Turn left onto Bayline Drive and follow the road until it dead ends at the facility.

Please Note: GPS systems and mapping sites such as Mapquest, Bing Maps, or Google Maps often provide incorrect directions to our prison facilities using the physical address. Please use the above directions when traveling to this prison or click the map to the right of this page.
Historical Information: This facility was established in 1995 to house adult male inmates. It is operated by Management & Training Corporation under contract with the Department of Management Services.
General Information
Capacity 985
Population Gender Male
Adult or Youthful Adult

Academic Programs

  • Adult Basic Education
  • General Educational Development (GED)
  • Volunteer Literacy Program

Vocational Programs

  • Landscape Management
  • Technology Support Services
  • Welding Technologies

Substance Abuse Programs

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Intensive Outpatient
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Substance Abuse Prevention/Education

Institutional Betterment Programs

  • Anger Management
  • Compass 100
  • Continuum of Care Re-Entry Program
  • Fresh Start
  • Gavel Club
  • Law Library Program
  • Library Program
  • Life Skills
  • Parenting
  • Stress Management
  • Thinking for a Change
  • Veteran's Support Services

Recreation/Canine Programs

  • Self-Paced and Organized Recreational Activities