New York State Library

Public Library System Services to County Jails Program (Interinstitutional)

Facilities and Resident Populations as of July 2020, Education Law 285(2)

Revised July 2020 with new data from the New York State Commission of Correction

Columns one and two contain information about which facilities are located within a Public Library System (PLS).
Column three lists resident populations for those facilities, and column four shows the total resident population for the PLS.
System County Jail(s) Institution(s) Resident Population July 1, 2020 Total Resident Population
Buffalo-Erie Erie County Jail 155 485
Erie County - Yankee Compound 0
Erie County C. F. 330
Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Cattaraugus J. 82 197
Chautauqua J. 115
Clinton-Essex-Franklin Clinton J. 102 204
Essex J. 48
Franklin J. 54
Finger Lakes Cayuga J. 151 276
Cortland J. 33
Seneca J. 33
Tioga J. 29
Tompkins J. 30
Four County Broome County Jail 314 432
Chenango J. 59
Delaware J. 31
Otsego J. 28
Mid-Hudson Columbia J. 31 287
Dutchess J. 124
Putnam J. 30
Ulster J. 102
Mid York Herkimer J. 27 302
Madison J. 53
Oneida J. 222
Mohawk Valley Fulton J. 42 224
Montgomery J. 76
Schenectady J. 126
Schoharie J. 0
Monroe Monroe County Jail 582 582
Monroe Cty Correctional 0
Nassau Nassau Cty Facility 572 572
Nioga Genesee J. 37 303
Niagara J. 248
Orleans J. 18
North Country Jefferson J. 86 226
Lewis J. 16
Oswego J. 66
St. Lawrence J. 58
Onondaga Onondaga County Jail 219 491
Onondaga Cty Corrections 272
Pioneer Livingston J. 85 218
Ontario J. 82
Wayne J. 32
Wyoming J. 19
Ramapo Catskill Orange J. 348 510
Rockland J. 86
Sullivan J. 76
Southern Adirondack Hamilton J. 1 189
Saratoga J. 103
Warren J. 55
Washington J. 30
Southern Tier Allegany J. 60 290
Chemung J. 68
Schuyler J. 12
Steuben J. 125
Yates J. 25
Suffolk Suffolk County Jail 281 476
Suffolk Cty Correctional 195
Upper Hudson Albany J. 304 475
Rensselaer J. 171
Westchester Westchester County Jail 289 487
Westchester Cty Pen 170
Westchester Cty Pen Annex (currenty housing exclusively women) 28
Upstate Total: 7,246
Brooklyn 0
New York 3,847
Queens 0
New York City Total: 3,847
State Total: 11,093
Last Updated: August 18, 2021