North Carolina houses five stand-alone federal prisons and one federal prison camp. Each of these North Carolina federal prisons is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. In total, 3,988 inmates are housed inside federal prisons in North Carolina.

North Carolina Federal Prisons | Federal Prisons in North Carolina

North Carolina Federal Prisons by Security Level

Medium-Security Federal Prisons in North Carolina

  • FCI Butner Medium 1 (Butner, NC)
  • FCI Butner Medium 2 (Butner, NC)

 

Low-Security Federal Prisons in North Carolina

  • FCI Butner Low (Butner, NC)

 

Minimum-Security Federal Prisons in North Carolina

  • FCI Butner Camp (Butner, NC)

 

Administrative-Security Federal Prisons in North Carolina

  • FMC Butner (Butner, NC)

 

Private Federal Prisons in North Carolina

  • CI Rivers (Winston, NC)

 

Federal Prisons in North Carolina

FMC Butner

Federal Medical Center Butner (FMC Butner) is an administrative-security level federal prison located in Butner, North Carolina. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. FMC Butner is a Medical Care Level 3/4 prison. It houses 885 male inmates.

 

FCI Butner Medium 1

Federal Correctional Institution Butner Medium 1 (FCI Butner Medium 1) is a medium-security level federal prison located in Butner, North Carolina. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. FCI Butner Medium 1 is a Medical Care Level 2/3 prison. It houses 616 male inmates.

 

FCI Butner Medium 2

Federal Correctional Institution Butner Medium 2 (FCI Butner Medium 2) is a medium-security level federal prison located in Butner, North Carolina. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. FCI Butner Medium 2 is a Medical Care Level 2/3 prison. It houses 1,403 male inmates.

 

FCI Butner Low

Federal Correctional Institution Butner Low (FCI Butner Low) is a low-security level federal prison located in Butner, North Carolina. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. FCI Butner Low is a Medical Care Level 2/3 prison. It houses 1,120 male inmates.

 

FCI Butner Camp

Federal Correctional Institution Butner Camp (FCI Butner Camp) is a minimum-security level federal prison located in Butner, North Carolina. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. FCI Butner Camp is a Medical Care Level 2/3 prison. It houses 179 male inmates.

 

CI Rivers

Correctional Institution Rivers (CI Rivers) is a low-security level private prison located in Winston, North Carolina. It is a private prison operated by The GEO Group. It houses 1,137 male inmates.