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Dixon Correctional Center

Dixon Correctional Center is located in the city of Dixon, Illinois which has a population of 15,733 (as of 2015) residents. This prison has a capacity of 2,529 inmates, which means this is the maximum amount of beds per facility.  Dixon Correctional Center began processing inmates once the original construction was completed and service started in 1983 but may have been expanded or renovated since that time, to accommodate the growing prison population. There is an average of 2,321 inmates currently serving time at this facility. Prisoners are housed in separate areas depending on the crimes they committed, their current risk assessment, and their behavior. This facility is currently under the supervision of John Varga and houses male offenders.

If you have a family or loved one that is currently incarcerated at Dixon Correctional Center, the first thing you should do is contact the prison for information on the inmate. Based on the information you are provided, you would then contact either a criminal defense lawyer or a bail bond service. They will provide you with vital information which can be used to defend an individual and in a lot of cases get them released from detention while awaiting trial.

Dixon Correctional Center Facility and Inmate Contact Information:

Phone Number to Reach this Facility is:


Fax Number for Dixon Correctional Center is:


Send Mail to the Facility (not inmates):

IL DOC - Dixon Correctional Center
2600 North Brinton Avenue
Dixon, IL 61021

To Send Mail to an Inmate at Dixon Correctional Center:

(please get a list of acceptable mail from the facility)

Dixon Correctional Center
Inmate Name, Inmate ID #
2600 North Brinton Avenue
Dixon, IL 61021

Visitation Hours for Dixon Correctional Center:

12:00 pm to 5:30 pm with no admittance afte​r 4:00 pm (daily); Offenders in General Population, Non-contact status are limited to two (2) 1-hour visits per month to occur on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday only. No non-contact visits on weekends or holidays.

9:00 am until 3:00 pm with no admittance after 2:15 pm (daily); Offenders in Segregation status are limited to two (2) 1-hour visits per month to occur on Tuesday and Thursday only. No Segregation visits on weekends or holidays.


Year Built or Opened: 1983 Warden or Supervisor: John Varga Daily Inmate Count: 2,321 Total Capacity: 2,529 Security Level(s): medium

2600 North Brinton Avenue
Dixon, IL 61021

Phone Number(s): 815-288-5561
Fax Number: 815-288-9713

2600 North Brinton Avenue
PO Box 1200
Dixon, IL 61021