Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - McDowell Medium Information

304-436-7300
101 Federal Drive, Welch, WV, 24801


Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - McDowell Medium is a medium security federal prison located in city of Welch, McDowell County, WV. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under West Virginia state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by West Virginia Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - McDowell Medium including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - McDowell Medium Prison Information

Jail Name :Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - McDowell Medium
Jail Type :Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP)
Location:101 Federal Drive, Welch, WV, 24801
Contact Numbers:304-436-7300
Capacity:1593
City:Welch
Postal Code:24801
State :West Virginia
County:McDowell County
Jail Webpage://www.bop.gov/DataSource/execute/dsFacilityAddressLoc?start=y&facilityCode=mcd

Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - McDowell Medium Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - McDowell Medium, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on West Virginia statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
101 Federal Drive, Welch, WV, 24801

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 304-436-7300.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - McDowell Medium make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 5 nearby jails/prisons

Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - McDowell Medium

101 Federal Drive, Welch, WV, 24801 304-436-7300

Stevens Correctional Center/McDowell County Corrections

795 Virginia Avenue, Welch, WV, 24801 304-436-8530, 304-436-5420

FCI - McDowell Satellite Prison Camp - Minimum

101 Federal Drive, Welch, WV, 24801 304-436-7300

Welch Correctional Center/McDowell County Corrections

50 Court Street, Welch, WV, 24801 304-436-8530

Welch Police Jail

88 Howard St., Welch, WV, 24801 304-436-3112

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