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
  • Adult Literacy
  • Aztec
  • General Educational Development (GED)
  • Open Office
  • Paxen Buss/Focus
  • Reading Horizons
  • Typing Master Pro

Vocational Programs

  • FDE Horticulture
  • Technology Support Services

Substance Abuse Programs

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Intensive Outpatient
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Seeking Safety
  • SkillStreaming
  • Substance Abuse Prevention/Education

Institutional Betterment Programs

  • Acceleron Learning Suite
  • ACCI Lifeskills
  • Aggression Replacement
  • Cage Your Rage
  • Compass 100
  • Exploring Trauma
  • InsideOut Dad
  • Law Library Program
  • Library Program
  • Thinking for a Change
  • Veteran's Support Services

Recreation/Canine Programs

  • Canine Caretakers
  • FDC Wellness Curriculum