Phillips Transitional Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: January 11, 2023
2989 West Rock Quarry Road, Buford, GA, 30519
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Phillips Transitional Center is located in Buford, Georgia. The Phillips Transitional Center is an exclusive male-only state facility. The Phillips Transitional Center is operated and managed by the Georgia Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

The Phillips Transitional Center is home to over 3,700 inmates. However, the Phillips Transitional Center was only designed to house up to 2,448 inmates. The Phillips Transitional Center typically is running over 152 percent than they technically should.

The Phillips Transitional Center opened its doors back in June of 2005. The Phillips Transitional Center currently has an operating budget of over $123 million every single year. The North Kern State Prison is adjacent to the Phillips Transitional Center.

The Phillips Transitional Center is a Level 4 state prison. The Phillips Transitional Center has four semi-autonomous designed buildings along with two separated Administrative Segregation Units, all encompassed by the Lethal Electrified Perimeter Fence.

However, the Phillips Transitional Center also has a Level 1 Minimum Support building. While their Facility D is home to the Transitional Housing Unit.

When the Phillips Transitional Center first opened they received their minimum-security inmates right away in June. Their maximum-security inmates did not come to the facility until July of 2005.

Inmates in the Kern Vally State Prison has many programs and services they can take advantage of while they are serving their time out in the facility. These programs and services are here to help inmates get an education, job skills, and help them through their rehabilitation process before they get released from the facility. Some of the programs that the Phillips Transitional Center are as follows:

Educational Programs

  • GED Prep
  • Adult Basic Education

Vocational Training

  • National Center for Construction Education and Research
  • Automotive Service Excellence
  • Outdoor Power Equipment Specialists Association
  • Microsoft Office User Specialist


  • Recreational Library
  • Law Library

Recreational Programs

  • Indoor Programs
  • Outdoor Programs
  • Special Events (for inmates over the age of 55)

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Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Phillips Transitional Center
2989 West Rock Quarry Road, Buford, GA, 30519

Phillips Transitional Center Prison Information

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Jail Name Phillips Transitional Center
Jail Type State Prison
Authority: Georgia Department of Corrections
State Georgia
County Hall County
Web Page website
Address 2989 West Rock Quarry Road, Buford, GA, 30519
City Buford
Zip 30519
Phone 770-932-4646


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