Dimensional Specifications

The prison-wall should run the full length of 1,950 miles and be 413 feet wide, offering an aggregate of 5.6 billion square feet in space allocated in accordance with the “Built area calculations” (see “Feasibility and Sustainability").

The facility will allocate 160 square feet per inmate for housing and common areas for food service, recreation, health care, education, interrogatoin, and cultural assimilation facilities. In addition, the structure will include 1.05 billion square feet of space that may be rented to retail and tourist service operators at border crossings and private companies for manufacturing and service related activities using detainee labor. Finally, 444 square feet per person will be allocated to prison-wall staff for residential and supporting retail use.

The Prison-Wall