Official Name of the Facility
The Federal Correctional Institution, McDowell (FCI McDowell) is a medium-security federal prison for male offenders located in southeastern West Virginia. It has an adjacent satellite prison camp which houses minimum-security male offenders and it is operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons. It is located within the city limits of Welch, although it lies in a detached rural area about 4 miles north of the city center.
101 Federal Drive Welch, WV 24801