Virginia houses three stand-alone federal prisons and one federal prison camp. Each of these Virginia federal prisons is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. In total, 3,602 inmates are housed inside federal prisons in Virginia.

Virginia Federal Prisons | Federal Prisons in Virginia

Virginia Federal Prisons by Security Level

High-Security Federal Prisons in Virginia

  • USP Lee (Pennington Gap, VA)

 

Medium-Security Federal Prisons in Virginia

  • FCI Petersburg Medium (Hopewell, VA)

 

Low-Security Federal Prisons in Virginia

  • FCI Petersburg Low (Hopewell, VA)

 

Minimum-Security Federal Prisons in Virginia

  • FCI Petersburg Camp (Hopewell, VA)

 

Federal Prisons in Virginia

USP Lee

United States Penitentiary Lee (USP Lee) is a high-security level federal prison located in Pennington Gap, Virginia. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. USP Lee is a Medical Care Level 1 prison. It houses 1,262 male inmates.

 

USP Lee Camp

United States Penitentiary Lee Camp (USP Lee Camp) is a minimum-security level federal prison located in Pennington Gap, Virginia. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. USP Lee Camp is a Medical Care Level 1 prison. It houses 67 male inmates.

 

FCI Petersburg Medium

Federal Correctional Institution Petersburg Medium (FCI Petersburg Medium) is a medium-security level federal prison located in Hopewell, Virginia. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. FCI Petersburg Medium is a Medical Care Level 2 prison. It houses 1,461 male inmates.

 

FCI Petersburg Low

Federal Correctional Institution Petersburg Low (FCI Petersburg Low) is a low-security level federal prison located in Hopewell, Virginia. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. FCI Petersburg Low is a Medical Care Level 2 prison. It houses 757 male inmates.

 

FCI Petersburg Low Camp

Federal Correctional Institution Petersburg Low Camp (FCI Petersburg Low Camp) is a minimum-security level federal prison located in Hopewell, Virginia. It is overseen by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office. FCI Petersburg Low Camp is a Medical Care Level 2 prison. It houses 198 male inmates.