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United States Penitentiary, Beaumont
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Location Jefferson County, near Beaumont, Texas
Status Operational
Security class high-security
Population 1,460
Opened 1998
Managed by Federal Bureau of Prisons
Warden Charles Daniels

The United States Penitentiary, Beaumont (USP Beaumont) is a high-security United States federal prison for male inmates in Texas. It is part of the Federal Correctional Complex, Beaumont (FCC Beaumont) and is operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons, a division of the United States Department of Justice.

FCC Beaumont is located approximately 100 miles (160 km) east of Houston.

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