Wilkes Correctional Center 404 Statesville Road North Wilkesboro, North Carolina 28659 336-667-4533
Wilkes Correctional Center is a minimum-security male facility located in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina which is part of the Western Region. The minimum age for inmates is 18+ and the total capacity is 262 inmates with an average of 234 working at some job activity. It has 62 staff members and an average of 1500 volunteers helping with programs during the year.
The facility houses prisoners who are a minimum escape risk and are in good health for work release. Most have jobs either in the community or onsite. They also take educational courses such as GED and computer literacy.