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Potter County Information
The county was settled in 1887 and the population was 121,073 at the 2010 census. The county seat is Amarillo and it is also the largest community. The total area of the county is 922 square miles. The county was named for Robert Potter, a politician, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence and the Secretary of the Texas Navy.

The area code in use for this county is 806.

Sheriff’s Office
You can meet Sheriff Brian Thomas at his office, 608 Pearce Street in Amarillo, TX 79101. You can call the office at 806-379-2103. The Chief Deputy is David Johnson.

Sheriff Thomas fulfils many duties including:

  • Serves as a licensed peace officer
  • Manages and operates the county jail
  • Provides security for the courts
  • Serves warrants and civil papers
  • Regulates bail bondsmen in counties with no bail bond board

    County Courthouse
    The Honorable Nancy Tanner serves as County Judge. Her office address is 500 South Fillmore, Suite 103 in Amarillo, TX 79101. Her phone number and email are (806) 379-2250 and nancytanner@mypottercounty.com

    As county judge, Honorable Tanners ’s duties include:

  • Presiding officer of the Commissioners Court.
  • Represents the county in many administrative functions.
  • Serves as budget officer
  • Most have broad judicial duties, such as presiding over misdemeanor criminal and small civil cases, probate matters and appeals from the Justice of the Peace Court.
  • Serves as head of emergency management.

    County Jail
    The Potter County Detention Center is located at 13100 NE 29th in Amarillo, TX 79111 and the phone number is 806-335-4100.

    Visitation information follows:

    Sunday: No Visitation
    Monday: No Visitation
    Tuesday: 6:00PM to 9:00PM
    Wednesday: 8:30AM to 11:30AM
    Thursday: 6:00PM to 9:00PM
    Friday: 8:30AM to 11:30AM
    Saturday: 8:30AM to 11:30AM and 6:00PM to 9:00PM

  • Potter County Jail Statistics
    Number of Persons Confined556
    Avg Daily Population551
    Name of new facilitynot applicable
    Full time payroll124
    Full time total employees124
    Total salaries and wages5427834
    Other operating expenditures2326511
    Total construction costs100000
    Equipment, furnishings, etc45000
    Year of original construction1995
    Year of major renovation2005
    Name of new facilitynot applicable

    Address: 13100 NE 29th Street AMARILLO TX 79111

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