William P. Hobby Unit
742 FM 712
Marlin, TX 76661

Phone: 254-883-5561

Unit Location: Six (6) miles southwest of Marlin off Business Highway 6 on FM 712 Falls County

Senior Warden: Linda Gonzales

Date Unit Established or On Line: November 1989

Maximum Capacity: 1,342

Custody Levels Housed: G1, G2, G3, G4, & G5

Agricultural Operations: Edible Crops, Peach Orchard, Security Horses/Dogs, Texas Fresh Approach Food Program

Manufacturing and Logistics Operations: Print Shop

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Additional Operations: Laundry services provided to local Texas Youth Commission facility

Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental and mental health services. Telemedicin Services available. All services on a single level.

Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), Special Education, CHANGES/Pre-Release, Cognitive Intervention, Parenting Seminar
Career and Technology Programs: Automotive Specialization (Brakes), Business Computer Information Systems II, Painting & Decorating

Additional Programs/Services: Faith Based Dormitory, Adult Education Program (upon availability), HIV Peer Education, Project RIO, Release Planning, Chaplaincy Services