O.B. Ellis Unit E1 Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: May 11, 2020
1697 FM 980, Huntsville, TX, 77343

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O.B. Ellis Unit E1 in Huntsville, TX is a state prison for adult inmates. There is a capacity of 2500 inmates in this facility. 

The O.B. Ellis Unit E1 is operated by the Texas Department of Corrections where they supervise adults convicted of a state crime and then sentenced to a commitment period by the County or Circuit Judge. The length of an offender’s sentence, as well as the inmate’s past criminal history, will determine the prison they will be serving time in.

Daily living needs are provided for the inmates housed at the O.B. Ellis Unit E1 which include the following:

  • Dietary
  • Health
  • Fitness
  • Education
  • Religious Services
  • Entertainment

The O.B. Ellis Unit E1 provides the following programs and services for inmates that are designed to help the inmates who are willing to learn and participate in order to succeed in life once they are released into the community:

  • Educational Programs
  • G. E. D. 
  • Substance Abuse Treatment Programs
  • Vocational Training
  • Religious Services
  • Mental Health Care
  • Medical Health Care

Vocational training is also provided at the O.B. Ellis Unit E1 for inmates to allow them to learn a new skill. A new skill can help an inmate to find employment once they are released from prison. 

Inmates held in the O.B. Ellis Unit E1 typically are serving 20-year sentences and have shown to be violent and need to be segregated from the general population.

Inmates have very little room to move around because they are housed in double as well as single cells. Inmates basically have no privacy considering they all have to eat, get dressed, use the restroom, and even shower in the company of other inmates. Inmates are given 3 meals a day but are given very little time to eat and are not allowed to get seconds. 

The perimeter is armed with the security features:

  • Double-Fence with Triple-Razor Wire 
  • Perimeter Patrol 
  • Electronic Surveillance

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
O.B. Ellis Unit E1
1697 FM 980, Huntsville, TX, 77343

O.B. Ellis Unit E1 Prison Information

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Jail Name O.B. Ellis Unit E1
Jail Type State Prison
State Texas
County Walker County
Web Page website
Address 1697 FM 980, Huntsville, TX, 77343
City Huntsville
Zip 77343
Phone 936-295-5756


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