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Avon Park Correctional Institution is a state prison that is located in the city of Avon Park Florida.  It is considered a level IV facility, and this prison houses roughly 950 inmates. Avon Park Correctional Institution, in addition to housing inmates during their sentences, offers multiple programs to inmates, including academic programs, vocational programs, substance abuse programs, religious programs, betterment programs, and re-entry programs. For additional information about Avon Park Correctional Institution, click here.

Avon Park Correctional Institution Visiting Hours

Those who wish to visit an inmate must first complete a visitation application and obtain approval from the facility. Visitation at the facility occurs on Saturdays and Sundays between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Visitors must arrive prior to 2:00 p.m. In addition, visitors may arrive at the facility no earlier than 7:30 a.m. Visitation processing begins at 8:15 a.m. 

Avon Park Correctional Institution Address

Avon Park Correctional Institution
8100 Highway 64 East
Avon Park, Florida 33825

Avon Park Correctional Institution Directions

To get to the facility, begin on Florida Highway 27 and turn east on Highway 64 at Avon Park. Next, navigate east 10 miles on Highway 64 until the road ceases at the Avon Park Air Force Bombing Range. Avon Park Correctional Institution staff guard the main gate of the prison seven days a week at all hours of the day. The institution is located roughly one mile east of the main gate.



Inmate Mailing Address

To send mail to an inmate at the institution, use the following address:

(Inmate’s full name and ID Number)
P.O. Box 1100
Avon Park, Florida 33826-1100

Avon Park Correctional Institution
Avon Park Correctional Institution

Inmate Programs

Below is a partial list of the programs offered at the facility.

Academic Programs

  • Basic adult education
  • GED
  • Literacy program
  • Special education
  • Title I

Vocational Programs

  • Marine services
  • Arts and printing
  • Carpentry for residences
  • Forklift operations and warehouse logistics
  • Welding

Substance Abuse Programs

  • Alumni program
  • Intensive outpatient
  • Outpatient
  • Prevention programs
  • Readiness group program

Religious Services

  • Catholic services
  • Catechism services
  • Christian fellowship
  • Hebrew Israelite language
  • Iglesias Camino al Cielo
  • Iglesias Cristiana Jerusalem
  • Islamic Taleem
  • Jewish Havdalah
  • Jewish religious studies
  • Kairos
  • Messianic religious studies
  • Ministerio Pentecostal
  • Ministerio Tiempos de Amores
  • Multiple bible study classes and programs
  • Odinist
  • Seventh Day Adventist studies (multiple variations)
  • Trinity worship center
  • Victory Tabernacle

Betterment Programs

  • AA
  • Re-entry program
  • Anger management
  • Band
  • Beekeeping
  • Christian personal finance
  • Coping with loss
  • Dating/marriage
  • Family/marriage
  • Financial success
  • Grief sharing
  • Health and fitness
  • Law library services
  • Library services
  • Lifers support
  • Music theory
  • Nursery/horticulture
  • PTSD Class
  • Veterans dormitory
  • Veterans housing and fellowship
  • Victim impact
  • Wellness

Re-Entry Programs

  • 100-Hour transition program
  • Career scope assessments
  • Outside agency transitional fair
  • Re-entry dormitories and seminar
  • Self-study transition program
  • Transitional Fair

About Avon Park

Avon Park, home to the Avon Park Correctional Institution, is located in Highlands County, Florida, and it is the oldest city in the county. It was named for Stratford-upon-Avon, England. As of the year 2010, the city was home to 8,836 people, 4,162, and 3,337 households. During this period, the city’s racial makeup was as follows: 55.5% white (including 41.3% non-Hispanic white), 28.1% African American, 0.8% Asian, 0.3% Native American, and 4.3% other. In addition, Hispanic people of any race made up 29.2% of the population.