Anson Correctional Institution

Anson Correctional Institution

Mailing address: PO Box 280, Polkton, NC 28135
Street address: 552 Prison Camp Road, Polkton, NC 28135
Phone: 704-695-1013
County: Anson
Offender capacity: 1,675
Facility type: Female - Close/Medium custody
                         Male - Minimum custody

Anson Correctional Institution houses female offenders in close and medium custody housing units and male offenders in a minimum custody unit.

Anson CI offers a wide variety of educational, vocational and training programs for men and women.

Correction Enterprises operates the offender packaging operation at Anson, a partnership with Union Supply Direct through the Prison Industry Enhancement Program (PIE). Family and friends can order a package of goods from a pre-approved shopping list to send to an inmate. Orders are packaged by offenders and shipped quarterly.



Programs and Activities

Special Populations


  • Adult Basic Education / GED
  • Carpentry/ Light Construction
  • Electrical Wiring
  • Focus on Freedom
  • Horticulture
  • Commercial/ Residential Maintenance
  • Masonry
  • Plumbing
  • UNC Correspondence Courses

Work programs

  • Laundry
  • Food services
  • Janitorial services
  • Barbers
  • Clerks
  • Canteen operators

Correction Enterprises

  • Commercial Packaging
  • Metal Products