Houston, Texas

Houston Field Office (Houston FO Holdroom)

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2013

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Management: Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (Governmental)

Detains: Adult women, Adult men, Accompanied minors, Filed office / Hold room

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
No Data
No Data
No Data
United States

182,869

Immigration detainees (2020)

45,000

Estimated detention capacity (2019)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2012

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration field office

2009
National typology

Name Filed office / Hold room

2012
Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2013

Status In use

2012

Status In use

2009
Management

Name Immigrations and Customs Enforcement

Type Governmental

2012

Name Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Type Governmental

2009
Custodial Authorities

Agency Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ministry Department of Homeland Security

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2009

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Adult women

2009

Name Adult men

2009

Name Accompanied minors

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009
Total Detainees/Stock & Flow (year)

Number 9

2012

Number 4

2011
Average Daily Population (year)

Number 47

2009

Number 33

2008

Number 22

2007

Number 22

2007
Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Short-term (3 days or less)

2015
Overstays

Reported Overstays Yes

2012

Reported Overstays Yes

2011

CONDITIONS & REGIME

External Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2012