Ross Correctional Institution

Ross Correctional Institution (RCI) is an Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction state prison for men located in Chillicothe, Ohio, adjacent to the medium-security Chillicothe Correctional Institution and the Hopewell Culture National Historical Park. First opened in 1987, Ross houses 2,037 inmates.[1] The institution covers 1,707 acres and employed over 350 security staff. As of January 6, 2016, there are 2085 inmates at the institution. Around 56% of the inmate population are classified as African American, 43% classified as Caucasian, and 0.01% classified as other. It is estimated that the average amount of up keeping each inmate is $51.77.[2].

Ross Correctional Institution Contact Details

Address: 16149 State Route, Ross, OH
City: Chillicothe
Zip: 45601
Phone 1: 740-774-7050
Type: State Prison

Mailing to Inmates and Staff

Inmate Visiting Days and Hours

Day of Week Hours
Wednesday 7:30am–2:15pm
Thursday 7:30am–2:15pm
Friday 7:30am–2:15pm
Saturday 7:30am–2:15pm
Sunday 7:30am–2:15pm