William R. Boyd Unit

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William R. Boyd Unit
William R. Boyd Unit is located in Texas
William R. Boyd Unit
Location in Texas
Location200 Spur 113
Teague, Texas 75860-2007
Coordinates31°40′22″N 96°11′59″W / 31.672869°N 096.19964°W / 31.672869; -096.19964Coordinates: 31°40′22″N 96°11′59″W / 31.672869°N 096.19964°W / 31.672869; -096.19964
StatusOperational
Security classG1, G2, G4, Safekeeping
Capacity1,372
Population1,346 (as of February 2017)
Opened1992
Managed byTDCJ Correctional Institutions Division
WardenCynthia Tilley
CountyFreestone County
CountryUS
Websitewww.tdcj.state.tx.us/unit_directory/by.html

The William R. Boyd Unit is a state Prison housing male inmates located approximately 6 miles northeast of Teague, Texas and approximately 5 miles southwest of Fairfield, Texas.

The prison is on approximately 734 acres of land and is operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Correctional Institutions Division employing 292 people as of August 31, 2012.[1]

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